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29/08/2008

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and guests from the music world. With 3 Proms guests, 2 pianist, and 1 pundit. We've live music from Lang Lang, Dmitri Alexeev, and in to discuss their appearance at the Royal Albert Hall, conductor David Hill and sitar player Nishat Khan. Plus, Professor Anthony Grayling previews his highlights from next week's Proms, but will any of today's interviewees feature in his hot list?

Tracklist
17:04’00
Elgar
Pomp and Circumstance March No 4
Berlin Philharmonic
Sir Simon Rattle
EMI 575612 2 CD.6 Tk 5 4’56

17:15’03
Rimsky Korsakov
The Sea and Sinbad’s Ship from Scheherazade Op 35
New York Philharmonic
Kurt Masur
Teldec 0630 17125 2 Track 2 -4 32.41

17:51’27
Mozart
Sonata No.3 Mvt.2 K333
Lang Lang [piano] 5’26
LIVE

18:03’18
Schumman
Traumerei
Lang Lang
DG 474 820-2 CD.2 Tk.4 Dur. 4.11

18:11’24
Nigel Hess
3rd Mvt: The Duty from Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
The London Chamber Orchestra
Christopher Warren Green
Universal Classics and Jazz 1774850 Track 3 7’23

18:20’24
Dvorak
Cypresses:
I know that in your sweet glances
Chillingirian Quartet
CHAN 8826 Tracks 5 3’45

18:28’13
Scriabin
Etude Op 2 No 1
Dmitri Alexeev [piano]
LIVE 2’45

18:30’59
Scriabin
Mazurka Op.25
Dmitri Alexeev [piano]
LIVE 1’56

18:37’54
Rachmaninov
Oriental Sketch
Dmitri Alexeev [piano]
Virgin 7243 5 61624 2 6 CD 1 Track 20 1’41

18:40’28
Vivaldi
Concerto for 2 violins, strings and continuo in A minor Op 3 No 8 RV 522
Nigel KENNEDY & Daniel STABRAWA [violins]
Members of the BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
EMI 7243 5 57666 0 1 CD 1 Tracks 1-3 9’35

18:51’25
Johann Strauss
Nichevo Polka
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky [conductor]
BBC Legends BBCL 4242-2 Track 8 2’51+ app

18:56’56
Claude Lejeune
Le printemps
BBC Singers
David Hill [conductor]

18:59’33
Evening Raga
Nishat Khan [Sitar]
LIVE 2’28

19:07’37
Jean Richafort
Veni, electa mea
BBC Singers
David Hill [conductor]

19:11:44
Evening Raga
Nishat Khan [Sitar] 3’00
LIVE

19:15’41
Debussy
Rondes de printemps 3rd mvt from Images pour Orchestra
CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA
Pierre BOULEZ
DG 435 766-2 Track 6 7’41

19:23’44
Lully
Premiere Suite (1670)
Le concert des Nations
Jordi Savall (dir.)
ALIA VOX AV 9807 Tks 1-3 Dur 5’55”

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