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Frederick Delius (1862-1934)

Of Everywhere, of Nowhere

Monday 26 May 2008 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Monday 26 May 2008 20:45-21:45 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod explores Delius's early compositional influences, from the sounds of Florida's orange groves to the buzzing cafe culture of Paris in the 1890s.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist

Zum Carnival
Eric Parkin (piano)
HYPERION UKCD2071
t6

Koanga: Now once in a way we are free for a day
Liverpool Philharmonic Chorus, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves (conductor)
EMI 5851422
CD1 t9

Summer Evening
Northern Sinfonia, Richard Hickox (conductor)
EMI CDM 7476102 2
t10

In the Garden of the Seraglio
Silken Shoes
Irmelin Rose
Felicity Lott (soprano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor), Eric Fenby (piano)
UNICORN UKCD2075
t12, 13, 16

Piano Concerto (revised version)
Piers Lane (piano), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley (conductor)
EMI CD-EMX 2239
T4-6

Grieg orch. Delius: Norwegian Bridal Procession
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Douglas Bostock (conductor)
CLASSICAL CLASSCD364
t9




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