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Fiona Talkington

Fiona Talkington presents listeners' requests including Mozart's Overture to The Magic Flute and Vaughan Williams' setting of Robert Louis Stevenson's Songs of Travel.

Fiona Talkington introduces a selection of Radio 3 listeners' requests, including Mozart's Overture to The Magic Flute and a Trio Sonata that was possibly written by Handel. There's Vaughan Williams' setting of Robert Louis Stevenson's Songs of Travel, sung by notable interpreter Thomas Allen, and contralto Kathleen Ferrier's classic recording of Mahler. The guest request is made by RSC actor Greg Hicks.

Die Zauberflöte: Overture
Orchestra of Bavarian State Opera, Wolfgang Sawallisch (conductor)
EMI CDS 7478278, CD1 t1

Philip Glass/Ravi Shankar
Chamber ensemble
Private Music 2074-2-P t2

Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Philharmonia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti (conductor)
EMI CMS 7 63650 2, CD1 t16

Sonata in G minor, Op 2 no 8 for 2 violins and piano
ASMF Chamber Ensemble
Kenneth Sillito (violin), Malcolm Latchem (violin), Alan Cuckston (keyboard)
Philips 412 5952, CD2 t12-15

Vaughan Williams
Songs of Travel
Thomas Allen (baritone), City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Simon Rattle (conductor)
EMI CDC7472202 t7-15

Yaphi’Imali Yami (My money is gone)
Busi Mhlongo (singer)
CD African Classics
SHEER 150 t7

Symphonie Fantastique
1. Rêveries, Passions
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Mariss Jansons (conductor)
EMI 5 85041 2 t1+2

Bernardo Storace
Annamari Pölho (harpsichord), Ensemble Ballo della Battalia
ALBA ABCD150 t10

Rustic Wedding Symphony op.26
1. Wedding March
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Jesús López-Cobos (conductor)
Decca 448 991-2 t1

Um mitternacht (Rückert Lieder)
Kathleen Ferrier (contralto), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Bruno Walter conductor)
Decca 421 299-2 t3

Jalousie, Tango Tsigane
Odense Symphony Orchestra, Matthias Aeschbacher (conductor)
Da Capo 6620509 t1

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