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Musical Encounters


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Presented by Mairi Nicholson. Bach, arr Stokowskl Sheep May Safely Graze BBC Philharmonic, conductor Matthias Bamert
Artists of the Week: Choir of King's College, Cambridge
Tallis Loquebantur variis linguis conductor Stephen Cleobury
10.10 Messlaen Jesus accepte la souffrance; Les anges (La Nativité du Seigneur)
James Crabb (accordeon)
10.20 Debussy Prelude a f'après-midi d'un faune
Wyneke Jordans and Leo van Doeselaar (pianos)
10.30 Howells Take Him ,
Earth, for Cherishing
Choir of King's College, conductor Stephen Cleobury
10.40 Arensky
Quartet in A minor Raphael Ensemble
11.05 Ravel Piano
Concerto in G
Jean Bernard Pommier (piano) BBC Philharmonic/ Yan Pascal Tortelier
11.30 Gubaidulina De
James Crabb (accordeon)
11.40 Chopin Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op 44 Ronan O'Hora (piano)


Presented By: Mairi Nicholson.
Conductor: Matthias Bamert
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Unknown: James Crabb
Pianos: Leo van Doeselaar
Pianos: Howells Take Him
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Piano: Jean Bernard Pommier
Unknown: James Crabb
Unknown: Chopin Polonaise
Piano: Ronan O'Hora

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