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Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)

Part Four

Thursday 3 April 2008 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Thursday 3 April 2008 20:45-21:45 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod explains how after moving back to Andalucia, Falla ironically turned his back on the folk and flamenco music of the region, and became interested in the music of Spain's historic past instead.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist

Psyche
Annette Betanski (soprano)
Susan Miron (harp)
Jacques Zoon (flute)
James Sommerville (horn)
Catherine French (violin)
Burton Fine (viola)
Martha Babcock (cello)
Chandos CHAN 9843, Track 3

El retablo de maese Pedro
Jordi Galofre (Maese Pedro)
Natacha Valladares (El Truijaman)
Ismael Pons-Tena (Don Quijote)
I Cameristi
Maurizio Dini-Ciacci (conductor)
Naxos 8.553499, Tracks 17-25

Concerto for harpsichord and five instruments
John Constable (harpsichord)
London Sinfonietta
Simon Rattle (conductor)
Decca 433 908-2, CD2 Tracks 6-8

Pour le tombeau de Paul Dukas
Josep Colom (piano)
Circe 87118, Track 11




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