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21/06/2008

Alexandra Wilson introduces music including a Verse Anthem by Purcell, Debussy on the cor anglais, and some old American songs sung by bass Willard White.

Including:

Purcell: Verse anthem Rejoice in the Lord alway
Collegium Vocale Choir and Orchestra
Philippe Herreweghe (director)

Debussy: Rapsodie
Nicholas Daniel (cor anglais)
Julius Drake (piano)

Saint-Saens: Phaeton
Philharmonia Orchestra
Charles Dutoit (conductor)

Copland: Old American Songs, Set 2
Willard White (bass)
Graeme McNaught (piano).

2 hours

Last on

Sat 21 Jun 2008 07:00

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