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Playing: Variations on an original theme 'Enigma' for orchestra (Op.36) by Edward Elgar
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3 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 12 October 2007

From 7.00am

Scarlatti: Sonata in A, K113
Mikhail Pletnev (piano)

Delibes: Le Roi s'amuse
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Thomas Beecham (conductor)

Schubert: Erlkonig
Kim Borg (baritone)
Erik Werba (piano)

From 8.30am

Sullivan: Overture di ballo
New Symphony Orchestra of London
Adrian Boult (conductor)

Debussy: Printemps
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Charles Munch (conductor)

Szymanowski: Mythes, Op 30
Kaja Danczowska (violin)
Krystian Zimmerman (piano).


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