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Wieniawski, Handel

2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 20 February 2011

Fiona Talkington introduces two hours of music requested by Radio 3 listeners, including Joshua Bell playing Wieniawski, Maureen Lehane singing Handel and a guest request from the Shakespearean actor Jonjo O'Neill.

Music Played

10 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings op.48, 2nd movt

    Performer: Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields, Neville Marriner (conductor)

    PHILIPS 4114712, 10

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Si, La voglio, e la otterro (Serse/Xerxes)

    Performer: Maureen Lehane  (Arsamene) Performer: Vienna Radio Orchestra, Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Brian Priestman (conductor)

    DG 4778339, 2 : 29  

  • Image for Dmitri Shostakovich

    Dmitri Shostakovich Piano Concerto no.2, Andante

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin (piano), BBC Scottish SO, Andrew Litton (conductor)

    HYPERION CDA67425, 6

  • Image for Bob Dylan

    Bob Dylan It's alright ma (I'm only bleeding)

    Performer: Bob Dylan

    COLUMBIA 512353 2, 10

  • Image for Francis Poulenc

    Francis Poulenc Litanies à la Vierge noire

    Performer: Maîtrise de Radio France, Orchestre National de France, Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    DECCA 4481392, 7

  • Image for Michael Haydn

    Michael Haydn Symphony no.28 in C

    Performer: Slovak Chamber Orchestra, Bohdan Warchal (conductor)

    CPO 9991562, 7 to 9

  • Image for Ján Levoslav Bella

    Ján Levoslav Bella String Quartet in E minor

    Performer: Moyzes Quartet

    MARCO POLO 8223839, 1 to 4

  • Image for Boris Vian / Harold Berg

    Boris Vian / Harold Berg Le Déserteur

    Performer: Boris Vian, Jimmy Walter and his ensemble

    UNIVERSAL 536 164-2, 8

  • Image for Henryk Wieniawski

    Henryk Wieniawski Violin Concerto no.2 in Dm

    Performer: Joshua Bell (violin), Cleveland Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)

    DECCA 4217162, 4 to 6

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Quell ache tutta fe (Serse/Xerxes)

    Performer: Maureen Lehane, Vienna Radio Orchestra, Brian Priestman (conductor)

    DG 4778339


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