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18/04/2011 Joseph Swensen, Thomas Bowes, Golgotha

2 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 18 April 2011

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
In studio today is conductor Stephen Cleobury and some of the cast of Frank Martin's oratorio Golgotha. This is prior to its performance in Cambridge on April 22nd. Ailish Tynan (Soprano), Chris Gillett (Tenor) and Susan Bickley (Mezzo) sing excerpts from the oratorio, accompanied on piano by Mark Austin.
Sean is also joined by Joseph Swensen (conductor) and Thomas Bowes (violin) ahead of their concert in Fairfield Halls, Croydon on April 20th with the London Mozart Players.

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Music Played

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Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Jean-Baptiste Lully

    Jean-Baptiste Lully Finale from Bellérophon

    Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Christophe Rousset (director)

    APARTE AP 015

  • Image for Isaac Albéniz

    Isaac Albéniz Sevilla from Suite Espanola

    Performer: Milos Karadaglic, (guitar)

    DG 477 933 8

  • Image for Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Extract from Jesus before the High Priest (Golgotha)

    Performer: Capella Amsterdam Performer: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir Performer: Estonian National Symphony Orchestra Performer: Daniel Reuss, (conductor)


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    • Image for Martin

      Martin Quand serai-je (Golgotha)

      Performer: Ailish Tynan, (soprano) Performer: Mark Austin, (piano)

    • Image for MARTIN:  Que dirai-je? (Golgotha)

      MARTIN: Que dirai-je? (Golgotha) Susan Bickley (mezzo-soprano)

      Performer: Mark Austin (piano)

    • Image for MARTIN:  O Mon Seigneur et Mon Dieu (Golgotha)

      MARTIN: O Mon Seigneur et Mon Dieu (Golgotha) Chris Gillett (tenor)

      Performer: Mark Austin (piano)

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Occasional Overture Op.38

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Simon Rattle (conductor)

    EMI CDC 7 47343 2

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Waltz no.15 in A flat

    Performer: Dame Moura Lympany (piano)

    EMI 72435 6781825

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Trumpet Concerto in D major

    Performer: Pierre Kremer (trumpet) Performer: The Latvain Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra


  • Image for Franz von Suppé

    Franz von Suppé Overture – Poet and Peasant

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Performer: Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    SONY SMK 47606

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Final e (Furiant) from Czech Suite Op.39

    Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Joseph Swensen (conductor)

    LINN CKD 241

  • LIVE

    • Image for Béla Bartók

      Béla Bartók Violin duos from 44 duos

      Performer: Thomas Bowes, (violin) Performer: Joseph Swensen, (violin)

  • Image for Samuel Barber

    Samuel Barber Finale from Violin Concerto

    Performer: Thomas Bowes, (violin) Performer: Malmo Opera Orchestra Performer: Joseph Swensen, (conductor)


  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Rondeau from Serenata notturna

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music

    L’Oiseau Lyre 411 720-2

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Nocturne in C sharp minor Op. posth.

    Performer: Garrick Ohisson (piano)

    EMI Classics 50999 9 67117 2 9

  • Image for Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Henryk Mikolaj Górecki Totus tuus

    Performer: The Choirs of St. Mary’s Collegiate Church, Warwick Performer: Thomas Corns, (director)



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