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Composer of the Week: Vaughan Williams

BBC Radio 3

Composer of the Week

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

Episode 4: The Stage Works - A Masterpiece and a Problem Opera

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Donald Macleod focuses on two completely contrasting Vaughan Williams operas, one being his most successful and the other a work that the composer fretted over for many years. Show more

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Afternoon on 3

BBC Radio 3

Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Edinburgh International Festival 2008

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Penny Gore presents Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Montero in her Queen's Hall debut, in music by Bach, Chopin, Debussy, Schumann and Liszt. Show more

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BBC Proms 2008

BBC Radio 3

BBC Proms

2008

Prom 57: Stucky, Gershwin, Stravinsky

Prom 57 - Part 1

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

From the Royal Albert Hall, London. Andrew McGregor presents the New York Philharmonic in a work by Steven Stucky and Gershwin's Piano Concerto, with Jean-Yves Thibaudet. Show more

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BBC Proms Composer Portrait

BBC Radio 3

BBC Proms

2008

BBC Proms Composer Portrait

Part 3: Steven Stucky

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

To coincide with the world premiere of his piece Rhapsodies, Steven Stucky talks to Andrew McGregor about his life and music, introducing performances of his chamber works. Show more

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The Essay Vaughan Williams In the BBC Archives

BBC Radio 3

The Essay

Vaughan Williams in the BBC Archives

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Part of an address Vaughan Williams gave in 1955 about his teachers, including his thoughts about Hubert Parry, who taught him from the age of 17.

BBC Radio 3

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