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6 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 19 November 2012

Susan Sharpe presents the BBC Concert Orchestra performing rarely heard music by York Bowen, Alwyn, Parry and Vaughan Williams.

12:31 AM
Alwyn, William [1905-1985
Men of Gloucester: Overture in the form of a Serenade
Micaela Haslam (soprano), London Chorus, BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

12:37 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph [1872-1958]
Heroic elegy and triumphal epilogue for orchestra
Roderick Elms (organ), London Chorus, BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

12:58 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Suite for keyboard in G minor - 1733 no.6 (HWV.439)
Jautrite Putnina (piano)

1:14 AM
Bowen, York [1884-1961]
Eventide, symphonic poem (Op. 69)
Roderick Elms (organ), London Chorus, BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

1:27 AM
Alwyn, William [1905-1985
Prelude (1925)
BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

1:30 AM
Alwyn, William [1905-1985
Blackdown - a tone poem from the Surrey Hills (1926)
BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

1:35 AM
Alwyn, William [1905-1985
Peter Pan Suite (1923)
BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

1:42 AM
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Nocturne for tenor, 7 instruments and string orchestra (Op.60)
Benjamin Butterfield (tenor), Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Simon Streatfield (conductor)

2:08 AM
Alwyn, William [1905-1985
Ad infinitum - a satire for orchestra (1929)
BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

2:16 AM
Parry, Sir Charles Hubert Hastings [1848-1918]
Hypatia - incidental music (1892)
BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

2:31 AM
Four Renaissance Chansons
Vancouver Chamber Choir, Ray Nurse (lute, guitar, viol), Nan Mackie & Patricia Unruh (viols), Magriet Tindemans (viol/recorder), Liz Baker (recorder), Jon Washburn (director)

2:43 AM
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883) trans. Franz Liszt
Isolde's Liebestod
François-Frédéric Guy (piano)

2:50 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
A London Symphony
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

3:36 AM
Trad. Hungarian
17th Century Dances
Csaba Nagy (tárogató), Peter Ella (harpsichord)

3:43 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Martedi' (TWV42:B3) - from 'Pyrmonter Kurwoche'
Albrecht Rau (violin), Heinrich Rau (viola), Clemens Malich (cello), Wolfgang Hochstein (harpsichord)

3:53 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Variations in E major on a German National Air
Ludmil Angelov (piano)

4:01 AM
Hannikainen, Ilmari (1892-1955)
Rural Dances (Op.39a)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Petri Sakari (conductor)

4:16 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Aria: Deh vieni, non tardar - from Le Nozze di Figaro
Isabel Bayrakdarian (soprano - Susanna), Canadian Opera Company Orchestra, Richard Bradshaw (conductor)

4:21 AM
Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937)
Polish Dances
Jerzy Godziszewski (piano)

4:31 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Rondo brillante in E flat 'La gaieté for piano' (J.252) (Op.62)
Niklas Sivelöv (piano)

4:38 AM
Marais, Marin (1656-1728)
La Sonnerie de Sainte-Genevieve du Mont de Paris for violin, bass viol and continuo
Ricercar Consort, Henri Ledroit (conductor)

4:47 AM
Alabiev, Alexander (1787-1851)
Overture in F minor
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mario Kosik (conductor)

4:59 AM
Clarke, Rebecca (1886-19790)
4 songs
Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Paul Turner (piano)

5:08 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Sonata in C minor for recorder, violin and continuo (HWV.386a)
Musica Alta Ripa

5:19 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Symphony No. 31 (K.297) in D major 'Paris'
Danish Radio Sinfonietta/DR, Adám Fischer (conductor)

5:36 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828), trans. Franz Liszt
Simon Trpceski (piano)

5:42 AM
Jeune, Claude le (1528-1600)
Dieu, nous te loüons
Ensemble Vocal Sagittarius, Christina Pluhar (lute), Michel Laplénie (conductor)

5:51 AM
Haydn, Joseph [1732-1809]
Quartet for strings (Op.42) in D minor
Pavel Haas Quartet

6:04 AM
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
An American in Paris
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Jorge Mester (conductor)

6:23 AM
Kálmán, Emmerich Imre (1882-1953)
Aria: 'Two lovely eyes'
Gyõrgy Korondy (tenor), Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Tamas Brody (conductor).

Music Played

30 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes


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