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Rob Cowan - Summer

2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 22 June 2014

How have composers depicted summer in Music? Today Rob Cowan presents examples by Debussy, Schubert, Delius and Villa Lobos among others.

The week's Beethoven violin sonata is No. 6 in A Major, Opus 30 No.1, in a recording by Anne-Sophie Mutter and Lambert Orkis.

The latest in Rob's sequence of lesser-known symphonies is the Symphony No.1 by Henri Dutilleux.

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