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With Andrew McGregor.
Blow Blessed Is the Man
Winchester Cathedral Choir, Parley of Instruments, conductor David Hill
6.12 Tchalkovsky Piano Concerto No 2 in G (original version)
Peter Donohoe , Nigel Kennedy (violin), Stephen Isserlis (cello),
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Rudolf Barshai
7.05 Mozart 12 Variations on "Ah, Vous Dirai-Je , Maman", K265 Daniel Barenboim (piano)
7.45 Liszt Hungarian Fantasy Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)
8.05 Puccini Se Come Voi (Le Villi) Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano).
LPO, conductor John Pritchard
8.28 Sibelius Symphony No 6
Danish National Radio Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Leif Segerstam


Unknown: Andrew McGregor.
Conductor: David Hill
Unknown: Peter Donohoe
Violin: Nigel Kennedy
Violin: Stephen Isserlis
Conductor: Rudolf Barshai
Unknown: Vous Dirai-Je
Piano: Daniel Barenboim
Soprano: Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor: John Pritchard
Conductor: Leif Segerstam

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