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Composers of the Week: Les Six


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Roger Nichols looks at music written by Les Six in the late 1930s, including Poulenc Quatre Poemes de Guillaume Apollinaire
Gerard Souzay (baritone), Dalton Baldwin (piano)
Honegger Sonata for Violin and Cello Dong-Suk Kang (violin),
Raphael Wallfisch (cello)
Auric Printemps de Ronsard Yvonne Printemps (soprano), orchestra, conductor Marcel Cariven
Milhaud Concertino de Printemps Yvonne Astruc (violin), orchestra, conducted by the Composer Poulenc Le Bal Masque
Jean-Christoph Benoit (baritone), Maryse Charpentier (piano),
Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conductor Georges Pretre Repeated from last Thursday


Unknown: Roger Nichols
Unknown: Guillaume Apollinaire
Baritone: Gerard Souzay
Piano: Dalton Baldwin
Cello: Raphael Wallfisch
Conductor: Marcel Cariven
Violin: Yvonne Astruc
Baritone: Jean-Christoph Benoit
Piano: Maryse Charpentier
Conductor: Georges Pretre

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Composers of the Week: Les Six

BBC Radio 3, 5 February 1998 23.30

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