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German Music

1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 19 February 2011

Ivan Hewett presents a German programme, which features piano music from the 1980s and two more recent orchestral pieces, including a world premiere. With contributions from German music specialist Jean Martin and composer Torsten Rasch.

Wolfgang Rihm: Brahmsliebewalzer
Edward Pick (piano)

Benjamin Schweitzer: Lichtspielszene
BBC Symphony Orchestra
André de Ridder (conductor)

Barbara Heller: Anschlüsse
Edward Pick (piano)

Torsten Rasch: Le Serpent Rouge (BBC Commission - wp)
Yeree Suh (soprano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
André de Ridder (conductor).


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