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Performance on 3

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A concert given by the BBC Singers and Symphony Orchestra from the BBC's
Maida Vale studios, including a Moravian version ofthe Lord's Prayer and a suite specially arranged by Andrew Davis. David Goode (organ), BBC Singers, conductor Stephen Jackson
Janacek Mass for chorus and organ; Otce Nas (Our Father); Varhany (organ solo) (Glagolitic Mass)
8.10 Twenty Minutes: The Melody of Speech. "The melody of any creature's speech contains the deepest truth." Ivan Hewett explores Janacek's fascination with the connections between folk music, speech rhythms and his own compositions in conversation with the Skampa Quartet, the composer and linguist Karel Janovicky and conductor Vilem Tausky , who knew Janacek towards the end of his life. With illustrations from Janacek's own field recordings of Moravian folk songs.
8.30 Janacek, arr Andrew Davis Suite: The Cunning Little Vixen Alan Opie
(baritone), BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andrew Davis

Contributors

Arranged By: Andrew Davis.
Arranged By: David Goode
Conductor: Stephen Jackson
Conductor: Janacek Mass
Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Karel Janovicky
Conductor: Vilem Tausky
Unknown: Andrew Davis
Baritone: Alan Opie
Conductor: Andrew Davis

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