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Symphonies Nos 3 and 4

Penny Gore presents.

Afternoons are the home of the Symphony in BBC Radio 3's celebration of The Spirit of Schubert, and Roy Goodman brings us his expert choices throughout the week. Today's programme features 2 Schubert Symphonies - his 3rd in the classic recording of the Vienna Philharmonic and Carlos Kleiber, and in a contrasting style, the 4th symphony performed by the Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century and Frans Bruggen.

At 3 o'clock we drop in on the Schubert Lab to see what's on the slab with Tom Service

And throughout the afternoon, classic performances of Schubert Songs with the incomparable baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.

Symphony No.3 (D.200)
Vienna Philharmonic, Carlos Kleiber

Schubert Songs performed by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

3.20 pm
Symphony No.4 "Tragic" (D.417)
Orchestra of the 18th Century, Frans Bruggen.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

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Mon 26 Mar 2012 14:00