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With Penny Gore. Ravel La Valse
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor Mariss Jansons
7.05 Telemann Sonata in F for Two
Collegium Musicum 90, director Simon Standage
7.21 Mendelssohn Konzertstuck in F, Op 113
Thea King (clarinet), Georgina Dobree (basset horn), London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Alun Francis
7.32 Parry Violin Sonata in D Erich Gruenberg ,
Roger Vignoles (piano)
7.52 Marschner Die Sieben Freier;
Der Konig von Thule; Der Betrogene Teufel
Olaf Bar (baritone),
Helmut Deutsch (piano)
8.05 Vivaldi Overture: Giustino
I Soloisti Veneti , director Claudio Scimone
8.35 Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No
2 in G minor
Pascal Roge , Royal Philharmonic, conductor Charles Dutoit


Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Director: Simon Standage
Director: Mendelssohn Konzertstuck
Clarinet: Georgina Dobree
Conductor: Alun Francis
Unknown: Erich Gruenberg
Piano: Roger Vignoles
Baritone: Olaf Bar
Piano: Helmut Deutsch
Unknown: Soloisti Veneti
Director: Claudio Scimone
Unknown: Pascal Roge
Conductor: Charles Dutoit

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