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Composer of the Week: Scriabin


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5/5. Donald Macleod ends his week of programmes about Alexander Scriabin with an exploration of synaesthesia. Plus performances of Prometheus,
Poem of Fire and the composer's final piano works: the Op 74 Preludes and Tenth Sonata He also visits
Scriabin's Moscow flat, and describes the composer's plans for his incomplete magnum opus Mysterium. Poeme: Vers la Flamme
Vladimir Horovitz (piano) Prometheus
Alexander Toradze (piano), Kirov Orchestra, St Petersburg, conductor Valery Gergiev
Five Preludes, Op 74
Roger Woodward (piano) Sonata No 10 in C, Op 70
Mikhail Pletnev (piano) Repeated at 8.45pm


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Alexander Scriabin
Piano: Vladimir Horovitz
Piano: Alexander Toradze
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Piano: Roger Woodward
Piano: Mikhail Pletnev

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