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Jennifer Johnston, Apollon Musagete Quartet, Christian Ihle Hadland, Robin Tritschler

A series of programmes over the Christmas season celebrating and showcasing the talents of the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists and welcoming the new intake onto the scheme. Mezzo Jennifer Johnston, tenor Robin Tritschler, pianist Christian Ihle Hadland and the Escher and Apollon Musagete quartets showcase the talents of the New Generation Artists, both incoming and outgoing.

Britten: The Birds
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)
Joseph Middleton (piano)

Josef Suk: Meditation on an old Czech hymn "St Wenceslas" Op.35a
Apollon Musagete Quartet

Britten: The Corpus Christi carol
Britten: I wonder as I wander
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)
Joseph Middleton (piano)

Mozart: Piano Quartet in E flat major K.493
Christian Hadland (piano)
Escher Quartet

Wolf: Nun wandre, Maria
Wolf: Schlafendes Jesuskind
Wolf: Fuhr mich, Kind nach Bethlehem!
Reger: Der Konig aus dem Morgenland!
Robin Tritschler (tenor)
James Baillieu (piano)

Respighi: Quartet in D major
Escher Quartet

Britten: The Holly and the ivy
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)
Joseph Middleton (piano).

To see video performances of the artists click on 'Clips' above, you can also find out about all the New Generation Artists at 'Artists A-Z'.

Release date:

1 hour, 50 minutes

Last on

Christmas Day 2012 17:40