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: The Tchaikovsky Experience

7.00-10.00am Presented by Penny Gore .
Tchaikovsky March (Song of the Lark); April (The Snowdrop) (The Seasons) Mikhail Pletnev (piano) Overture in FTchaikovsky Large Symphony Orchestra, conductor Vladimir Fedoseyev Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op 33
Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Herbert von Karajan
Stravinsky Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) Columbia SO, conducted by the composer Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture: Hamlet See also the complete incidental music at 5.45am Bamberg SO, conductor Jose Serebrier Voyevoda: Symphonic Ballad, Op 78
USSR SO, conductor Yevgeni Svetlanov
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Presented By: Penny Gore
Piano: Mikhail Pletnev
Conductor: Vladimir Fedoseyev
Cello: Mstislav Rostropovich
Conductor: Jose Serebrier
Conductor: Yevgeni Svetlanov
Conducted By: Andrew Litton

: Presented by Rob Cowan.

Stravinsky Four Russian Peasant Songs (Saucers) (1917) New London Chamber Choir (women's voices), Voronezh Chamber Choir/James Wood Les Noces (1919) Alison Wells (soprano), Mary King (mezzo), Nigel Rogers (tenor),
Richard Suart (bass), Rex Lawson (pianola) Flemish Radio Choir, New London Chamber
Choir, Ictus Ensemble, conductor James Wood Tchaikovsky Symphony No 2 in C minor (Little Russian) Russian National Orchestra, conductor Michael Pletnev
Dumka: Russian Rustic Scene, Op 59 Vladimir Horowitz (piano)
Stravinsky Les Noces (1923)
Libuse Domaninska (soprano), Marie Mrazova (contralto), Ivo Zidek (tenor), Dalibor Jedlicka (bass), Prague Philharmonic Choir, Czech
Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Karel Ancerl Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 2 in G Elisabeth Leonskaya , New York PO, conductor Kurt Masur Stravinsky Capriccio Paul Crossley (piano),
London Sinfonietta, conductor Essa-Pekka Salonen


Soprano: Alison Wells
Soprano: Mary King
Tenor: Nigel Rogers
Bass: Richard Suart
Bass: Rex Lawson
Conductor: James Wood
Conductor: Michael Pletnev
Piano: Vladimir Horowitz
Piano: Stravinsky Les Noces
Soprano: Marie Mrazova
Contralto: Ivo Zidek
Tenor: Dalibor Jedlicka
Conductor: Karel Ancerl
Unknown: Elisabeth Leonskaya
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Conductor: Essa-Pekka Salonen

: Presented by Louise Fryer.

Tchaikovsky String Quartet No 2 in F, Op 22 Borodin Quartet
Stravinsky The
Nightingale Stravinsky 's setting of Hans Christian Andersen 's fairy tale, completed between 1908 and 1914. Chorus and Orchestra of the Opera Society of Washington, DC, conducted by the composer Tchaikovsky lolanta
Tchaikovsky's final opera explores many of his favourite themes, including innocence, darkness and light, and longed-for and forbidden love.
Kirov Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Valery Gergiev
Stravinsky The Song of the Nightingale Chicago SO, conductor Fritz Reiner


Unknown: Nightingale Stravinsky
Unknown: Hans Christian Andersen
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Conductor: Fritz Reiner

: Sean Rafferty is joined by Peter Donohoe.

Tchaikovsky Overture in C minor
USSR SO, conductor Alexander Lazarev
Stravinsky Piano Sonata (1924); Serenade in A Peter Donohoe
Symphony at Six: Tchaikovsky
Symphony No 2 in C minor (Little Russian)
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Gianandrea Noseda 18 Morceaux, Op 72Nos 4-6 Mikhail Pletnev (piano) Stravinsky Jeu de Cartes Cleveland Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the composer


Conductor: Alexander Lazarev
Unknown: Peter Donohoe
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
Piano: Mikhail Pletnev
Piano: Stravinsky Jeu

: Presented by Petroc Trelawny.

Including Tchaikovsky's original songs and piano pieces, and Stravinsky's orchestration of these works as The Fairy's Kiss.
Tchaikovsky Cradle Song in a Storm, Op 54 No 10; Winter Evening, Op 54 No 7; Danse Russe, Op 40 No 10; Humoresque, Op 10 No 2 Reverie du Soir, Op 19 No 1; The Peasant Plays the Mouth-Organ, Op 39
No12;AuVillage,Op40No7;Natha-Valse,Op51No4; Both Painfully and Sweetly, Op 6 No 3; Scherzo
Humoristique Op 19 No 2; Feuillet d'Album Op 19 No 3; Nocturne Op 19 No 4; Valse Sentimentale Op 51 No 6; Serenade Op 63 No 6; Polka Peu Dansante, Op 51 No 2; None But the Lonely Heart, Op 6 No 6 Stravinsky The Fairy's Kiss
Cleveland Orchestra, conductor Oliver Knussen Tchaikovsky Symphony No 1 in G minor (Winter Daydreams) (original version)
BBC Scottish SO, conductor Nan Volkov
Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1920) Berlin PO, conductor Pierre Boulez Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947) North West German Radio Orchestra, conducted by the composer


Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Conductor: Nan Volkov
Conductor: Pierre Boulez

: am Presented by Fiona Talkington.

Stravinsky Four Russian Peasant Songs
(Saucers) (1954) New London Chamber Choir (women's voices), Voronezh Chamber Choir,
Brendan Thomas , Joanna Hensel , Robert Stroh and Lynn Jarman (horns), conductor James Wood Variations (Aldous Huxley in Memoriam)
London Sinfonietta, conductor Oliver Knussen. Tchaikovsky Three Cherubic Hymns
Moscow Chamber Choir, conductor Youri Ukhov Stravinsky Chorale-Variations on the Christmas Carol Vom Himmel Hoch by Bach Lausanne Pro Arte Choir, Chambre Romande Choir, Suisse Romande Orchestra, conductor Neeme Jarvi Canticum Sacrum John Mark Ainsiey (tenor), Stephen Roberts (baritone), Westminster
Cathedral Choir, conductor James O'Donnell Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor Oslo PO, conductor Mariss Jansons


Unknown: Brendan Thomas
Unknown: Joanna Hensel
Unknown: Robert Stroh
Horns: Lynn Jarman
Conductor: James Wood
Unknown: Aldous Huxley
Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
Conductor: Youri Ukhov
Conductor: Stravinsky Chorale-Variations
Unknown: Bach Lausanne
Tenor: Mark Ainsiey
Baritone: Stephen Roberts
Conductor: James O'Donnell
Conductor: Mariss Jansons

: Presented by John Shea.

Stravinsky Scherzo a la Russe LSO/Michael Tilson Thomas
1.04 Tchaikovsky Six Romances, Op 28 llya Levinsky
(tenor), Semion Skigin (piano); Joan Rodgers (soprano), Roger Vignoles (piano); Nina Rautio (soprano), Semion Skigin (piano): Sergei Leiferkus (baritone), Semion Skigin (piano) 1.25 Tchaikovsky Symphony No 2 in C minor (Little Russian) (original version) LSO/Geoffrey Simon
2.05 Tchaikovsky Six Romances, Op 38 Sergei Leiferkus (baritone), Semion Skigin (piano): Joan Rodgers (soprano), Roger Vignoles (piano); Sergei Leiferkus (baritone), Semion Skigin (piano); Nina Rautio (soprano), Semion Skigin (piano)
2.23 Tchaikovsky Swan Lake (excerpts) (Act 2, No 13 Dance of the Swans, section 3 - Tempo di valse and section 6 - Tempo di valse; No 14 Scene moderato) Russian State SO, conductor Dmitri Yablonksi
2.30 Tchaikovsky Oprichnik
Chorus and Orchestra of Teatro Lirico di Cagliari, conductor Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
5.45 Tchaikovsky Hamlet
London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Geoffrey Simon
6.34 Stravinsky Concert Suite: Petrushka (1947) Chicago SO, conductor Carlo Maria Giulini


Unknown: Stravinsky Scherzo
Unknown: Tilson Thomas
Tenor: Llya Levinsky
Tenor: Semion Skigin
Piano: Joan Rodgers
Piano: Roger Vignoles
Piano: Nina Rautio
Soprano: Semion Skigin
Piano: Sergei Leiferkus
Baritone: Semion Skigin
Nightingale: Reri Grist (soprano)
Cook: Marina Picassi (soprano)
Fisherman: Loren Driscoll (tenor)
Emperor of China: Donald Gramm (baritone)
Chamberlain: Kenneth Smith (bass)
Bonze: Herbert Beatie (bass)
Death: Elaine Bonazzi (mezzo)
lolanta: Galina Gorchakova (soprano)
King Rene: Sergei Alexashkin (bass)
Robert: Dmitri Hvorostovsky (baritone)
Vaudemont: Gegam Grigorian (tenor)
Ibn-Hakia: Nikolai Putilin (baritone)
Prince Zemchuznyi: Vassily Savenko (bass-Baritone)
Natalya: Elena Lassoskaya (soprano)
Molchan Mitkov: Dmitri Ulianov (bass)
Bojarina Morozova: Irina Doljenko (mezzo)
Andrei Morozov: Vsevolod Grivnov (tenor)
Basmanov Alexandra: Durseneva (mezzo)
Zacharevna: Cinzia de Mola (mezzo)
Ophelia: Janis Kelly (soprano)
Gravedigger: Derek Hammond-Stroud (baritone)

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