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John Shea continues BBC Radio 3's celebration of The Spirit of Schubert with performances of some of Schubert's earliest songs, a selection of settings of the poet Friedrich von Matthison, and his String Quartet in G Minor. Plus a rare chance to hear his very first attempt at writing an opera, Des Teufels Lustschloss - 'The Devil's Pleasure Palace'.

1.01AM
Des Teufels Lustschloss D.84
Oswald.....Donald Kasch (tenor),
Luitgarde.....Ruth Ziesak (soprano),
Robert.....Hans Sotin (bass),
Choeur de Radio France
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
Marek Janowski (conductor)

2.39AM
Songs: A selection of Schubert's earliest songs.
Featuring Ann Murray (mezzo), Philip Langridge (tenor), Arleen Auger (soprano), and Graham Johnson (piano)

3.18AM
Fantasy for piano duet (D.1) in G major
Gloria Saarinen and Arnold Draper (piano)

3.44AM
Der Taucher (D.77)
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Gerald Moore (piano)

4.09AM
20 Waltzes for piano (D.146)
Michael Endres (piano)

4.34AM
Songs: A selection of Friedrich von Matthisson settings
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and Thomas Bauer (baritones), Gerald Moore and Ulrich Eisenlohr (piano)

5.05AM
Some early secular choral works and partsongs
Arnold Schoenberg Choir

5.17AM
Serbate, o dei custodi (D.35)
Adrian Thompson (tenor) Graham Johnson (piano)

5.21AM
Die Advokaten (D.37)
Markus Schafer, Marcus Ullmann (tenors), Markus Flaig (bass), Ulrich Eisenlohr (piano)

5.29AM
Adelwold und Emma (D.211)
Ferdinand Von Bothmer (tenor), Ulrich Eisenlohr (piano)

5.55AM
Quartet for strings (D.173) in G minor
Vienna Konzerthaus Quartet

6.19AM
Songs: A selection of Kosegarten settings from 1815
Lydia Teuscher (soprano), Marcus Ullmann (tenor), Thomas Bauer (bass), Ulrich Eisenlohr (piano)

6.31AM
Symphony no. 1 (D.82) in D major
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

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6 hours

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