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Nicola Heywood Thomas introduces a concert direct from the Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, featuring three very different works from the first decade of this century. Ives's piece is experimental, Schoenberg's drama for solo soprano scaled new heights of expressionism, while Mahler clothes folk song in late-flowering Romantic colours. Anna Katherina Behnke and Natalie Christie (sopranos),
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Dennis Russell Davies
Ives The Unanswered Question Schoenberg Erwartung
8.10 Shell Songs
Clare Boylan 's new story, commissioned by Radio 3 and BBC
Music Magazine, enters the mind of a boy enchanted with the sounds of the sea. Read by Jenny Agutter.
8.30 Mahler Symphony No 4

Contributors

Introduces:
Heywood Thomas
Unknown:
Anna Katherina Behnke
Sopranos:
Natalie Christie
Conductor:
Dennis Russell Davies
Unknown:
Schoenberg Erwartung
Songs:
Clare Boylan
Read By:
Jenny Agutter.