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Percy Grainger (1882 - 1961)

4. Sex and Violence

Thursday 24 June 2004 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Thursday 1 July 2004 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod investigates two themes which preoccupied Grainger throughout his creative life, with the help of the composer's candid and sometimes explicit writings.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist:

Shepherd's Hey
Martin Jones (piano)

Molly on the Shore
Martin Jones (piano)

Father and Daughter
Monteverdi Choir
English Country Gardiner Orchestra
John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

The Bride's Tragedy
Monteverdi Choir
English Country Gardiner Orchestra
John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

The Warriors
CBSO
Simon Rattle (conductor)

Shallow Brown
Stephen Varcoe (baritone)
Joyful Company of Singers
City of London Sinfonia
Richard Hickox (conductor)

Scotch Strathsepy and Reel
Joyful Company of Singers
City of London Sinfonia
Richard Hickox (conductor)




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