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Musical Encounters


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Stephanie Hughes follows the trail to Britten through Haydn's pupil Pleyel. Haydn Missa Brevis in F, H XXII 1 Academy of Ancient Music, conductor Simon Preston
10.15 Pleyel Sonatina No 3 in F Martin Souter (square piano) 10.25 Paganini Introduction and Variations (Di Tanti Palpiti) Maxim Vengerov (violin), Itamar Golan (piano) 10.37 Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
The Composer (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra, conductor Leopold Stokowski
11.03 Bax Tintagel Ulster Orchestra, conductor Bryden Thomson
11.19 Artists of the Week:
Chilingirian Quartet
Elgar String Quartet in E minor, Op 83
11.47 Britten Canticle III: Still Falls the Rain
Anthony Rolfe-Johnson (tenor), Michael Thompson (horn), Roger Vignoles (piano)


Unknown: Stephanie Hughes
Conductor: Simon Preston
Unknown: Martin Souter
Violin: Maxim Vengerov
Piano: Itamar Golan
Conductor: Leopold Stokowski
Conductor: Bryden Thomson
Tenor: Anthony Rolfe-Johnson
Horn: Michael Thompson
Piano: Roger Vignoles

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