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Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)

Part Three

Wednesday 2 April 2008 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Wednesday 2 April 2008 20:45-21:45 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod explains how World War I was to prove particularly beneficial for Falla, as Spain played host to a number of performing artists seeking refuge, including Diaghilev and the Ballet Russes, for whom Falla provided music.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist

Oracion de las madres que tienen a sus hijos en brazos
Montserrat Caballe (soprano)
Miguel Zanetti (piano)
Artone 222371-354, CD 4 Track 5

El sombrero de tres picos
Teresa Berganza (mezzo-soprano)
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Seiji Ozawa (conductor)
Deutsche Grammophon 457 878-2, Tracks 1-8

Fantasia Baetica
Alicia de Larrocha (piano)
EMI Classics CDM 7 64527, Track 9




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