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China Focus

Tuesday 24 June 2008 13:00-17:00 (Radio 3)

Presented by Jonathan Swain.

Duration:

4 hours

Playlist:

1.00pm
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

1/8. Series of highlights from concerts recorded at this year's Aldeburgh Festival. Featuring the Belcea Quartet, pianist Imogen Cooper and double bass player Duncan McTier.

Schubert: String Quartet No 13 in A minor, D804 (Rosamunde); String Quintet, D667 (Trout)

2.20pm China Focus

Bright Sheng: Shanghai Overture
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Muhai Tang (conductor)

Bach: Sonata in E minor for flute and continuo, BWV 1034
Sharon Bezaly (flute)
Terence Charleston (harpsichord)
Charles Medlam (viola da gamba)

2.45pm
Berlioz: Overture (Le corsaire)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

Beethoven: Violin Concerto
James Ehnes (violin)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

3.40pm
Elgar: Serenade for string orchestra
4.00pm
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 5 in E minor
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Konig (conductor)

Part of Radio 3's Focus on China season.




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