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Clara Mouriz, Sean Shibe, Igor Levit

Continuing Radio 3's summer series featuring members of the BBC's New Generation Artists scheme. Now in its 14th year, the NGA scheme is a showcase for young artists who are beginning to make a mark on the national and international music scene. The scheme offers them unique opportunities to develop their talents, including concerts in London and around the UK, appearances and recordings with the BBC orchestras, and special studio recordings for Radio 3.

Presented by Clemency Burton-Hill

In today's programme a chance to hear Spanish mezzo Clara Mouriz join forces with the young Scottish guitarist Sean Shibe in songs by Falla. Currently making a splash with his interpretations of Beethoven, Russian-German pianist Igor Levit is coming to the end of his time as a New Generation Artist. He plays a sonata by Prokofiev and also joins forces with the Apollon Musagète Quartet from Poland, in Shostakovich's searingly powerful Piano Quintet.

Falla: Canciones Espanolas (selection)
Clara Mouriz (mezzo), Sean Shibe (guitar)

Prokofiev: Sonata No 4 in C minor, Op 29
Igor Levit (piano)

Ravel: 5 Melodies populaires grecques
Clara Mouriz (mezzo), Joseph Middleton (piano)

Shostakovich: Piano Quintet, Op 57
Igor Levit (piano)
Apollon Musagète Quartet.

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Sun 21 Jul 2013 17:00