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Sarah Walker

With Sarah Walker. Including Purcell: When Night her Purple Veil Had Softly Spread. Grainger: I'm Seventeen Come Sunday; Random Round; Shepherd's Hey! Beethoven: String Quartet.

With Sarah Walker.

10.00am
Purcell real. Britten: When Night her Purple Veil Had Softly Spread
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone)
Members of the Alberni String Quartet
Benjamin Britten (piano)
BBC Music BBCB 8003-2

10.16am
Grainger: I'm Seventeen Come Sunday
Joyful Company of Singers
City of London Sinfonia
Richard Hickox (conductor)
CHANDOS CHAN9499

10.19am
Grainger: Random Round
Penelope Thwaites, Wayne Marshall, John Lavender, Rhondda Gillespie, Antony Gray, Barry Ould (pianos)
CHANDOS CHAN9702

10.24am
Grainger: Shepherd's Hey!
BBC Philharmonic
Richard Hickox (conductor)
CHANDOS CHAN9584

10.27am
Beethoven: String Quartet in B flat, Op 130
Alban Berg Quartet
EMI CDS 747135 8

11.05am
Purcell real. Britten: I attempt from love's sickness to fly; Not all my torments; I'll sail upon the Dog-Star; There's not a swain of the plain; Man is for the woman made
Peter Pears (tenor)
Benjamin Britten (piano)
BBC Music BBCB8006-2

11.14am
Tansman: Symphony No 2 in A minor
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Oleg Caetani (conductor)
CHANDOS CHSA 5065

11.42am
Purcell real. Britten: Fairy Queen (excerpt from Part 2)
Poet ...... Owen Brannigan (bass-baritone)
Fairy-Spirits ...... Charles Brett (alto), Ian Partridge (tenor), John Shirley-Quirk (bass-baritone)
Ambrosian Opera Chorus
English Chamber Orchestra
Benjamin Britten (conductor)
DECCA 433 163-2.

2 hours

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Tue 17 Mar 2009 10:00

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