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Overture: La Cenerentola
The Authentic Orchestra conductor Derek Solomons
Battalia a 10 in D
Musica Antiqua Koln conductor
Suite: Appalachian Spring Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
String Quartet No 3, Op 20 Kreutzer Quartet Symphony, Op 21
BBC Symphony Orchestra conductor Andrew Davis
Suite: The Veil of Pierrette BBC Concert Orchestra conductor
Divertimento in Eflat (HII14) Consortium Classicum 10.45 Liszt
Liebestraume Daniel Barenboim (piano)
Divertimento in Eflat (HII13)
11.27 Franz Schmidt
Variations on a Hussar's
BBC Concert Orchestra conductor
Stephen Plaistow introduces the last of four programmes of music played by some of the great Chopin pianists past and present.
Grande Valse brillante in Eflat, Op 18; Waltz in A flat, Op 64 No 3; Waltz in F, Op 34 No 3; Ballade No 2 in F, Op 38; Mazurkas, Op 24: Nos 1, 2 and 4; Fantasy in F minor, Op 49; Andante spianato and Grande polonaise brillante, Op 22
Handel's three-act opera, to words by Nicola Haym after a libretto by Antonio Salvi , is widely regarded as one of the composer's supreme masterpieces. It tells of the passionate love of Rodelinda and Bertarido, who are deprived of each other and their throne by the tyrant Grimoaldo.
Sung in Italian.
La Stagione of Frankfurt conductor
Rodelinda, Queen o/Lombardy:
Bertarido, deposed King of Lombardy:
Grimoaldo, the usurper, betrthed to Eduige:
Eduige, Bertarido 's sister:
Unulfo, Bertarido's friend:
Garibaldo, Duke of Turin, Grimoaldo 's accomplice:
Davidsbundlertdnze, Op 6 Paul Berkowitz (piano)
A special edition for the BBC Children in Need appeal presented by Richard Baker , with listeners' requests, competitions and surprise guests.
Producer Fiona Shelmerdine
Symphony No 15
The Battle of New
If only the British had listened to the Duke of Wellington, it wouldn't have been such a shambles.
The peace treaty had been already signed, anyway. but nobody told the generals. George Schmidt gets busy with his paintbrush.
Haydn Andante con variazioni in F minor (H XVII 6)
(Un piccolo divertimento)
Beethoven Sonata in D, Op 28 (Pastoral) Granados
Los Requiebros; Coloquio en la reja; El Fandango de Candil; Quejas, o la maja el ruisenor, Elpelele (Goyescas)
The Hammond organ, first marketed in 1935, is a most misunderstood instrument, more likely to be associated with skating rinks than jazz.
In the first of four programmes, Ben Watson compares it to the pipe organ as played by Fats Waller , and shows what it is capable of in the hands of exponents such as Wild Bill Davis and Milt Buckner.
Presented by Hermione Lee.
Including a first-night review from Manchester of The Odd Women, a new play adapted from George Gissing 's novel, which explores the impact of feminist ideas on women of the 1890s.
Producer Abigail Appleton
Margaret Price (soprano)
Graham Johnson (piano)
An die untergehende
Sonne Der Mondabend
Der Morgenkuss Die junge Nonne Schumann
Liederkreis, Op 39
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As broadcast this morning on R5
English Resources: Drama in English (2 and 3)