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05/03/2009

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
With a selection of music and guests from the music world including Richard Benjafield, Rolf Hind and performers from the London Handel Festival.

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
Percussionist Richard Benjafield and pianist Rolf Hind join Sean in the studio to talk about Total Immersion: Xenakis, a day where the Barbican celebrates Xenakis and his works with discussion, music and film events.

Performers including soprano Lucy Crowe, tenor Nathan Vale, baritone William Berger, as well as conductor David Bates and director Laurence Cummings join Sean in the studio to talk about the London Handel Festival. They also perform in the studio ahead of their upcoming recital of Acis and Galatea.

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17.40
DEBUSSY orch. RAVEL
Danse
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
DECCA 417 611 2
TR.3
5’08

17.08
HANDEL
Ahi, nelle sorte umane;
Ma le speranze vane
Natalie Dessay, Véronique Gens, sopranos
Le Concert d’Astree
Emmanuel Haim, director
VIRGIN5 45524 2
T.1+2
6’58

17.16
XENAKIS
Evryali (first section)
Aki Takahashi, piano
MODE 80
T.1
2’40”

17..25
XENAKIS
LIVE
Mists (opening)
Rolf Hind (piano)
3’21

17.38
XENAKIS
Psappha
Gert Mortensen, percussion
BIS CD 256
T.5
4’23 (extract only)

17.43
BEETHOVEN
Sonata in e minor, op.90
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI CDC7 54599 2
T.1-2
12’25”

17:56
SCHUMANN
Dichterliebe Op.48 (Im wunderschonen Monat Mai)
Kevin Kyle (tenor)
Carl Herring (guitar)
JCL 513
T1
1:37

1803
JOHANN STRAUSS II
Overture, Die Fledermaus
Bavarian State Opera Orchestra
Carlos Kleiber, conductor
DG 457 765 2
CD.1 T.1
7’40”

1811
LIVE
HANDEL
Acis and Galatea (Love sounds the alarm)
Nathan Vale (tenor)
Laurence Cummings (harpsichord)
4’42

1822
HANDEL
Acis and Galatea (Trio)
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
Nathan Vale (tenor)
William Berger (baritone)
Laurence Cummings (harpsichord)
3’57

1833
HANDEL
Acis and Galatea (Heart, the seat of soft delight)
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
Laurence Cummings (harpsichord)
4’50

1840
MOZART Trio K.498 “Kegelstatt”
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
Tabea Zimmermann, viola
Hartmut Holl, piano
EMI CDC 7 49736 2 TR.1-3
19’45”

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