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Musical Encounters


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from Birmingham with Chris Wines.
10.00 Artist of the Week: Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)
Nielsen Prelude (Saul and David, Act 2)
Swedish Radio SO
10.06 Handel Saul (Act 1)
Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists/ John Eliot Gardiner
10.11 Beethoven Variations on 'See the conqu'ring hero comes"
Lowrie Blake (cello) Ian Brown (piano)
10.38 Stanford The Lord is my shepherd
Worcester Cathedral Choir
10.48 Schumann Davidsbundlertanze
Malcolm Binns (piano)
11.04 Honegger Le Roi David (excerpt)
Christiane Eda-Pierre (sop) Ensemble Instrumental, conductor Charles Dutoit
11.10 Beethoven Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 5 No 2
Lowrie Blake (cello) Ian Brown (piano)


Presenter/Producer: Chris Wines
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Musicians: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Singers: Monteverdi Choir
Musicians: English Baroque Soloists
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Cellist: Lowrie Blake
Pianist: Ian Brown
Singers: Worcester Cathedral Choir
Pianist: Malcolm Binns
Soprano: Christiane Eda-Pierre
Musicians: Ensemble Instrumental
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Saul: Alastair Miles (bar)
Michal: Lynne Dawson (sop)

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