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The third of this week's programmes showcasing the unique talents of the current crop of BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists. For more information visit

A German and American collection: British mezzo-soprano performs songs by Aaron Copland and Samuel Barber, followed by Brahms' Zigeunerlieder. The Signum Quartet with Webern's Langsamer Satz, and pianist Igor Levit plays Beethoven's Sonata in C, op. 53 'Walstein'.

Presented by Clemency Burton-Hill

Copland Why do they shut me out of heaven?
Barber Sure on this shining night
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)
Alisdair Hogarth (piano)

Webern Langsamer Satz
Signum String Quartet

Brahms Zigeunerlieder
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)
Alisdair Hogarth (piano)

Beethoven Piano Sonata in C major, Op. 53 'Waldstein'
Igor Levit (piano).

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