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The Piano


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The Piano Down Under
Piers Lane considers the contribution to pianism made by musicians from the antipodes. Recordings featured in the programme include: Byrd Carmen 's Whistle Percy Grainger
Beethoven Sonata in C minor, Op 13 (Pathetique) (2nd mvt) William Murdoch
Schubert Moment Musical in C, D780 No 1 Nancy Weir
Liszt Concert Study in F minor (La Leggierezza) Eileen Joyce
Busoni Giga , Bolero e Variazione Geoffrey Tozer
Rossini Little Caprice in the Style of Offenbach Leslie Howard
Williamson Piano Concerto No 2
Gwenneth Pryor, English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Yuval Zaliouk
Part Fur Alina Tamara Anna Cislowska
Producer Chris Wines
Repeated tomorrow 4pm


Unknown: Piers Lane
Unknown: Byrd Carmen
Unknown: Percy Grainger
Unknown: William Murdoch
Unknown: Nancy Weir
Unknown: Eileen Joyce
Unknown: Busoni Giga
Unknown: Variazione Geoffrey Tozer
Conductor: Yuval Zaliouk

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