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Composer of the Week: Szymanowski


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3/5. Music inspired by important people in the composer's life: Szymanowski collaborated with virtuoso violinist Pawel Kochanski on his First
Violin Concerto, and he set a collection of poems by his cousin the writer Jaroslaw Iwaszkiewicz concerning the love of an infatuated muezzin. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Violin Concerto No 1 Konstanty Andrzej Kulka , Polish State Philharmonic Orchestra, Katowice, conductor Karol Stryja
String Quartet No 1, Op 37 Wilanow Quartet
Songs of the Infatuated Muezzin, Op 32 (excerpts) Claudia Barainsky (soprano), Axel Bauni (piano) Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Violinist: Pawel Kochanski
Unknown: Jaroslaw Iwaszkiewicz
Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Unknown: Konstanty Andrzej Kulka
Conductor: Karol Stryja
Soprano: Claudia Barainsky
Soprano: Axel Bauni

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