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Cesar Franck and His Circle

1. A New Vision

Monday 16 August 2004 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Monday 23 August 2004 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod traces the dramatic political and cultural upheavals in 19th century Paris that allowed Franck and his small band of devotees to emerge into the mainstream of French music.


1 hour


Sextet op.92, II. Divertissement
Marietta Kratz, Stefan Pintev, Susanne Kellermann, Thomas Oepen, Bernhard Gmelin, Sebastian Gaede
Koch, 31162,  track 2

Prelude, fugue and Variation
Joris Verdin (harmonium), Jos van Immerseel (piano)
Ricercar,  RIC 075057,  track 1

Alexis Castillon
Piano concerto: 1. Allegro moderato
Aldo Ciccolini (piano),  Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo, conducted by Georges Prêtre
EMI  CDC 763943 2,  track 1

L’invitation au voyage, La vie antérieure
Della Jones (mezzo), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
Chandos CHAN 9147,  tracks 5 & 7

Rédemption: Morceau Symphonique
Orchestra du Capitole de Toulouse, conducted by Michel Plasson
EMI CDC 555056 2,  track 8

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