Thursday 21 June 2007 13:00-16:00 (Radio 3)
Presented by Louise Fryer.
1.00pm Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Vienna Old and New
The Vienna Piano Trio journey through the musical history of Vienna from the late 18th century to the end of the 19th.
3/4. One of the masterpieces of the piano trio genre by Beethoven is paired with an extraordinarily accomplished work by the 12-year old-Korngold.
Beethoven: Piano Trio, Op 70, No 1 (Ghost)
Korngold: Piano Trio, Op 1
2.00pm French Festivals
A selection of music from French festivals in Nantes, La Roque d'Antheron and Montpellier.
Ravel: Tzigane (arranged for violin and orchestra)
Gordon Nikolitch (violin)
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Antoni Wit (conductor)
Debussy: Preludes (Book 1)
Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)
Lalo: Fiesque (Act 3)
Fiesque ...... Roberto Alagna (tenor)
Leonore ...... Michelle Canniccioni (soprano)
Julie ...... Beatrice Uria-Monzon (mezzo-soprano)
Verrina ...... Franck Ferrari (bass)
Hassan ...... Jean-Sebastien Bou (baritone)
Latvian Radio Chorus
Montpellier National Orchestra
Alan Altinoglu (conductor)