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Playing: Guitar Sonata Opus 47 by Alberto Ginastera
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2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 08 May 2011

Louise Fryer presents great music by Handel, Warlock, Beethoven, Purcell, Byrd and Warlock, and Mark Swartzentruber brings in a vintage recording of Horowitz playing Liszt's B minor Sonata. Plus, your emails, Louise's recommended gigs and a new release.

Music Played

9 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Peter Warlock

    Peter Warlock Capriol Suite

    Performers: Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Richard Studt (conductor)

    Naxos 8.550823

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Water Music Suite No.2 in D, HWV349 (excerpt)

    Performers: Le Concert de Nations, Jordi Savall (director)

    Alia Vox AVSA 9860

  • Image for Cecilia McDowall

    Cecilia McDowall Radnor Songs (no 5+6)

    Performers: Rachel Nichols (soprano), Orchestra Nova, George Vass (conductor)

    Dutton Digital CDLX 7230

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no 9 (finale)

    Performers: Arnold Schoenberg Choir, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

    Warner Classics 2564 63779-2

  • Image for Franz Liszt

    Franz Liszt B minor Sonata, S 178, (finale)

    Performers: Vladimir Horowitz (piano)

    St Laurent Studio YSL 78-025

  • Image for William Byrd

    William Byrd Fantasia a6 (II)

    Performers: Phantasm

    Linn CKD 372

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Horn Concerto no 2 in E flat major

    Performers: Peter Damm (horn), Staatskapelle Dresden, Rudolf Kempe (conductor)

    EMI 573 619 2

  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell My Beloved Spake, Z.28

    Performers: Choir of Clare College Cambridge, Timothy Brown (conductor)

    Brilliant Classics 99790

  • Image for Brown / Freed

    Brown / Freed Temptation

    Performers: Mary Lou Williams Trio

    Steeplechase SCCD 31043


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