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Barber: Piano Concerto (Op. 38) & Piano Sonata (Op. 26)

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 10 June 2007

Pianist Andrew Zolinsky and the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by David Robertson team up with Stephen Johnson for a look at the contrasting ideas which influenced Samuel Barber's virtuosic Piano Concerto.

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2 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
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    Samuel Barber Concerto for piano and orchestra (Op.38)

    Performers: BBC Concert Orchestra, David Robertson (conductor), Andrew Zolinsky (piano)

  • Image for Samuel Barber

    Samuel Barber Sonata for piano (Op.26) in E flat minor

    DG RECORDS

Credits

Presenter
Stephen Johnson
Piano
Andrew Zolinsky
Conductor
David Robertson
Orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra

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