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Jonathan Swain introduces a song recital from the Assembly Rooms, Bath.Includes the Arabian-inspired songs of Ravel's Shéhérazade, Britten's first song cycle (with words by the composer's friend WH Auden), and the rich love songs Wagner wrote for his muse Mathilde Wesendonck.

Ravel: Shéhérazade
Britten: On this island Op. 11
Wagner: Wesendonck-Lieder
Measha Brueggergosman (soprano)
Justus Zeyen (piano).

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58 minutes

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Tue 11 Jun 2013 13:00