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Fiona Talkington

Fiona Talkington introduces Radio 3 listeners' requests, including music by Donizetti, Finzi and Dvorak. The guest is trombonist and composer Christian Lindberg.

Fiona Talkington introduces a selection of Radio 3 listeners' requests, including Maria Callas in the 'Mad Scene' from Donizetti's opera, Lucia di Lammermoor, Gerald Finzi's Clarinet Concerto and excerpts from Dvorak's Stabat Mater.

The guest is trombonist and composer Christian Lindberg, who chooses music by Tchaikovsky.

Lucia di Lammermoor
Act III Scene 1: Scena della pazzia (Mad Scene)
Il dolce suono mi colpi di sua voce; Spargi d’amaro pianto
Lucia - Maria Callas (soprano), Enrico - Piero Cappuccilli (baritone),
Raimondo - Bernard Ladysz (bass), Normanno - Renzo Casellato (tenor),
Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra,
Tullio Serafin (conductor)
EMI 747440 8 CD 2 Tracks 16 and 17

Concerto for Clarinet and Strings
Emma Johnson (clarinet)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Groves (conductor)
CD DCA 787 Tracks 1-3

Music That Brings Sweet Sleep
1. There is Sweet Music (Tennyson)
2. Music (George du Maurier)
3. To Music To Becalm His Fever (Herrick)
4. Orpheus With His Lute (Shakespeare)
Margaret Feaviour (soprano), Richard Stoker (piano)
ASC CS CD10 Tracks 9-12

Romeo and Juliet fantasy overture
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Kurt Mazur (conductor)
9031-76456-2 Track 1

Michael Haydn
Concerto in D for alto trombone
3. Presto
Christian Lindberg (alto trombone,
Australian Chamber Orchestra, Richard Tognetti(conductor)
BISCD1268, Track 3

Stabat Mater Op. 58
1. Stabat Mater Dolorosa
10. Quando Corpus Morietur
Marina Shaguch (soprano), Ingeborg Danz (alto), James Taylor (tenor),Thomas Quasthoff (bass)
Oregon Bach Festival Choir, Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra, Helmuth Rilling (conductor)
Hanssler CD 98.935 CD 1 Track 1 and CD 2 track 6

Babes in Toyland
1. The March of the Toys
New London Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)
Hyperion CDA67067 Track 15

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Sun 4 Oct 2009 14:00