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Monday - Sarah Walker

Classical Collection with Sarah Walker: this week a selection of music inspired by the warming sun, Handel Oratorios; recordings by Vernon Handley.

Today's highlights include the Dublin version of Handel's Messiah, Tintagel by Arnold Bax, and piano music by Charles Alkan.

10.00
Handel (Dublin version, 1742)
Messiah: opening numbers
Nicholas Mulroy (tenor)
Dunedin Consort & Players
John Butt (director)
LINN CKD285

10:12
Walton
Crown Imperial
City of Birmingham Symphony
Louis Fremaux (conductor)
EMI CDM 764201-2

10.19
Mozart compl. Lowicky
Adagio K580a
The Fibonacci Sequence
Deux-Elles DXL1121

10.26
Bax
Tintagel
BBC Philharmonic
Vernon Handley (conductor)
Chandos CHAN10122

10.38
Alkan
A selection of his Esquisses, Op.63
Steven Osborne (piano)
HYPERION CDA67377

10.47
Handel
He was despised (Messiah)
John Elwes (tenor)
Bach Collegium Japan
Masaaki Suzuki (director)
BIS-CD-891/892

11.00
Strauss
Alpine Symphony
The Building a Library choice as recommended in last Saturday's CD Review.

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Mon 24 Jan 2011 10:00