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With schools and colleges back in session, Iain Burnside contemplates some great musicians as teachers and pupils. He is joined by guest Jeremy Summerly, Sterndale Bennett Lecturer in Music at the Royal Academy of Music, and there are performances by Nadia Boulanger, Georges Enescu, Edwin Fischer and Artur Schnabel.

Bach: Double Violin Concerto – D minor 1st movement
Menuhin, Enescu (vlns) / Orchestra Symphony de Paris
EMI CDH7610182

Bach: Anna Magadalena notebook
Two Minuets in g major and g minor
Richard Egarr (harpsichord)
EMI 569 700 2

Erlebach: Cantata Wer sind dies emit weissen Kleidern angetan (for Trinity)
Dorothee Mields (sop) / Alexander Schneider (alt) / Andreas Post (ten) / Matthias Vieweg (bass) / Les Amis de Philippe / Ludger Rémy
CPO 777 346-2 CD2

Liszt: Transcendental Etudes No 5 Feux follets (Allegretto)
Sviatoslav Richter (pno)
Philips 4541662

Reubke: Organ sonata on the 94th Psalm
Christopher Herrick (Organ of the Hallgrimskirkja, Reykjavik Iceland)
Hyperion CDA66917

Czerny: Variations on a theme by Rode “La Ricordanza” Op 33
Alexis Weissenberg (piano)
EMI 5858372

Monteverdi: Psalm 109 Dixit Dominus
Taverner Consort + Players / Andrew Parrott
Virgin Veritas 561 662 2

Debussy: La Cathedrale Engloutie
Claude Debussy (piano)
Bellaphon 690-07-011

John Tavener: Lament for Jerusalem
Choir of London and Orchestra / Jeremy Summerly (cond)
Naxos 8.557826

Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos CHAN 8877

Leopold Auer – Rhapsodie Hongroise
Antal Szalai (violin) / Jozsef Balog (piano)
Hungaroton HCD32156

Brahms: Liebeslieder Walzer Op 52
Comtesse Jeanne de Polignac/Nathalie Kedroff/Hugues Cuenod/Doda Conrad/Nadia Boulanger/ Dinu Lipatti (pianos)
Pearl GEMM CD9994

Brahms: Andante from Piano Quintet Op.34
Emerson Quartet / Leon Fleischer (piano)
DG 477 6458

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