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Composer of the Week: Franck


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3: Aloft at SainteOothide. Richard Langham Smith visits the church in Paris where Franck was organist for over 30 years, and talks to the organist Marie-Louise Langlais about the building, its organ and its musical tradition.
Pièce herolque
Jean Langlais (organ) Cantabile
Charles Tournemire (organ) Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross
Edith Wiens (soprano)
Raimundo Mettre (tenor) Thomas Pfeiffer (baritone) Ivo Ingram (bass)
Choir and Orchestra
Philharmonie Schwabisch
Gmund, conductor Hubert Beck
Producer Tim Thome


Unknown: Richard Langham Smith
Organist: Marie-Louise Langlais
Unknown: Jean Langlais
Soprano: Edith Wiens
Tenor: Raimundo Mettre
Baritone: Thomas Pfeiffer
Bass: Ivo Ingram
Conductor: Hubert Beck
Producer: Tim Thome

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Composer of the Week: Franck

BBC Radio 3, 22 June 1994 9.00

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