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16/03/2009 The King's Singers and Quatrotango

Presented by Petroc Trelawny. With award-winning a cappella group, The King's Singers, and Argentinian Tango Fire band, Quatrotango, joined by singer Pablo Lago.

Petroc Trelawny presents a selection of music and guests from the arts world.

Fresh from the success at the Grammys with their disc of ballads, folk songs and spiritual melodies, Simple Gifts, the King's Singers perform tracks from their disc Romance du Soir in the studio. They perform three concerts in the UK in March 2009.

Argentinian dance show Tango Fire returns to the Peacock Theatre, London, after their success in 2007. Petroc is joined by the show's four-piece band, Quatrotango, and singer Pablo Lago.

17:02
PURCELL
The Fairy Queen (Overture)
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Ronald Thomas, conductor
CHANDOS 8424
Track 6
6’43

17:10
LIVE
SAINT-SAENS
Romance du Soir, Op.118
The King’s Singers
2'53

17:13
ALBENIZ arr. Segovia
Suite Espanola op.47 (Asturias (leyenda))
Segovia, guitar
DECCA DL 9633
CD.2
T.14
6’20

17:20
LIVE
WILBYE
Weep Weep Mine Eyes
The King’s Singers
5’43

17:31
LIVE
TRAD ENGLISH arr Philip Lawson
I Love my Love
The King’s Singers
3’25

17:40
LIVE
ARTHUR SULLIVAN
The Long Day Closes
The King’s Singers
4’16

17:46
DEBUSSY
Danse sacree et danse profane
Karel Patras (harp)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Serge Baudo (conductor)
SUPRAPHON SU 3478 2
Tracks 8-9
9’06

17:55
LIVE
PEDRO MAFFIA
Amurado
Quatrotango
2’27

18:03
BERLIOZ
Le Corsaire (Overture)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Paul Paray (conductor)
MERCURY 434 328 2
Track 8
7’51

18:11
PIAZZOLLA
Libertango
Eduard Hubert & Martha Argerich (piano)
EMI 2 67051 2
CD 3
Track 3
2’45

18:15
LIVE
CARLOS GARDEL
Mi Bs As Querido
Pablo Lago (singer)
Quatrotango
3’33

18:25
LIVE
MORES
Uno
Quatrotango
4’33

18:36
LIVE
PIAZZOLLA
Otono Porteno
Pablo Lago (singer)
Quatrotango
6‘40

18:44
MOZART
Symphony No.32 in G, K.318
Dresden Staatskapelle
Sir Colin Davis (conductor)
DECCA 475 9122
CD.2
Track 1
8’17

18:53
COUPERIN
Les Baricades Mistérieuses (Les Baricades Mistérieuses; Le Tic-Toc-Shoc; Les Tricoteuses)
Alexandre Tharaud (piano)
HARMONIA MUNDI 901956
Tracks 1, 2 & 6
6’20

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