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Shin-Yu Kai Choir, conductor Shin Sekiya
Variations on a Rococo
Janos Starker (cello)
LSO, conductor Antal Dorati
7.32 Strauss Three
Ophelia Songs, Op 67 Lucia Popp (soprano) Irwin Gage (piano)
8.05 Stravinsky Scherzo fantastiqiie
8.24 Bliss Pastoral
Emma Johnson (clarinet)
Malcolm Martineau (piano)
8.44 Keyboard Compendium: Bach English Suite No 5 in E minor (BWV 810) Mieczyslaw Horszowski (piano). Discs
5: Abroad and Home Again Introduced by Mark Elder Biblical Songs, Op 99 Philip Langridge (tenor) Radoslav Kvapil (piano) Rusalka's Song to the Moon (Rusalka)
Armida's vision aria
Lucia Popp (soprano)
Munich Radio Orchestra, conductor Stefan Soltesz
String Quartet in A flat, Op
with Mairi Nicholson , including at approximately
10.01 Guy Klucevsek Samba D Hiccup The Composer
10.07 Emesto Nazareth
Apanhei- te- cavaquinho Waldir Azevedo Delicado
10.16 Durufte Lux aeterna (Requiem, Op 9) Choir of King's College, Cambridge
Peter Barley (organ)
English Chamber Orchestra, conductor Stephen Cleobury
11.39 Artist of the Week: Philip Pickett (director) Bach Brandenburg
Concerto No 6 in B flat
New London Consort
11.56 Durufle In
(Requiem, Op 9)
York Piano Trio
Schumann Piano Trio No
2 in F, Op80
Saint-Saens Piano Trio
No 2 in E minor, Op 92
Iceland Youth Orchestra
"Hark, all ye holy kin, high and low offspring of Heimdal,
I tell ye at the order of Odin the sacred rites as I remember best."
The Iceland Youth Orchestra with the Reykjavik
Paul Zukovsky , perform Baldr, an epic "music drama without words" by the Icelandic composer Jon Leifs (1899-1968). It tells of the death of the god Baldr from the Norse myths.
A recital by the young Polish pianist.
Bach, transcr Buson! Nun komm ' der
Heiden Heiland (BWV 659) Bach, transcr Siloti
Prelude in B minor
Liszt Sposalizio (Annies de pelerinage)
Brahms Intermezzo in E flat, Op 117 No 1
Paderewski Nocturne in B flat, Op 16 No 4
Chopin Ballade No 4 in F minor, Op 52;
Polonaise in A flat, Op 53
David Hughes presents traditional music of the aboriginal peoples of Taiwan - including the pasipuput chorus with which the Bunun encourage the growth of the millet crop.
A whistle-stop tour of traditional folk music - both with and without the whistle.
Richard Baker looks forward to events this weekend and plays music including:
5.15 Mozart Overture:
The Magic Flute
6.03 Pieces from The
6.30 Vaughan Williams
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Producer Susan Kenyon
from the Royal Albert Hall , London.
The first of tonight's two Proms is a tribute to Sir
John Barbirolli , the conductor who brought the Halle
Orchestra to many Proms in the 1950s and 60s.
Hakan Hagegard (baritone) Susan Gritton (soprano)
Halle Choir (ladies' voices) Halle Orchestra , conductor Kent Nagano
Elgar Introduction and Allegro Berg Three Orchestral Pieces, Op 6
Mahler Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Anthony Burton talks to
Kent Nagano about his first two years with the Halle and about the future.
8.20 Vaughan Williams
Symphony No 7 (Sinfonia antartica)
A memoir by Anita Lasker -Wallfisch, cellist in the orchestra at Auschwitz.
5: England Eventually
"All applications to the Home Office had been refused. We were a new species - displaced persons."
Anita and her sister wanted to join their third sister, who had reached England before the war, but the immigration laws prevented them from doing so.
A selection of recordings made by the great Brazilian-French pianist in the 1950s, including music by Villa-Lobos, Granados, Saint-Saens, Liszt and Brahms. Discs
from the Royal Albert Hall , London.
A Prom revival for one of the most ambitious scores ever written for unaccompanied voices. BBC Singers, conductor Simon Joly
Giles Swayne Cry
A sequence of instrumental solos by James Dillon , Salvatore Sciarrino ,
Atwynne Pritchard. Richard Barrett , Kaija Saariaho , Roger Redgate ,
James Clapperton and Shinuh Lee. Introduced by Sarah Walker. Producer Alan Hall