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Fiona Talkington

Fiona Talkington introduces this week's selection of listeners' requests, including Sylvia McNair singing Handel, Ravel's brilliantly colourful Daphnis and Chloe and some traditional Portuguese fado from Amalia Rodrigues.

2 hours

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Sun 24 Jan 2010 14:00

Music Played

  • Louis Moreau Gottschalk

    Tournament Galop                              

    Performer: Cecile Licad (piano)

    • Naxos 8559145.
    • 14.
  • Lui Coimbra

    Nem às Pareades Confesso

    Performer: Amelia Rodrigues

    • Hemisphere 4 957712.
    • 1.
  • José Fontes Rocha

    Amor Mais Que Perfeito

    Performer: Joana Amendoiera

    • RGNET 1117 TR 17.
    • 17.
  • Arthur Bliss

    Melee Fantasque  

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.557641.
    • 1.
  • Hans Gál

    Sonata for piano op 58 no 2 in A minor (1949)

    Performer: Leon McCawley (piano)

    • AVIE AV 2064.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Silete Venti

    Performer: Sylvia McNair (soprano) Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • Philips 4343 920-2.
    • 1 to 5.
  • Peter Sculthorpe

    Earth Cry

    Performer: William Barton (Digeridoo) Performer: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Performer: James Judd (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.557382.
    • 1.
  • Vincenzo Bellini

    Norma - opera seria in 2 acts 7:32 Act 1 sc.1; Casta diva ... Ah! bello a me ritorno [cava

    Performer: Renee FLEMING Performer: London Voices Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Charles MACKERRAS

    • DECCA 467 0492 1/13.
    • 13.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Daphnis and Chloe Suite no 2

    Performer: Andrew Nicholson (Principal Flute) Performer: Orchestre de Paris Performer: Daniel Barenboim (conductor) Performer: Michael Debost (flute)

    • Deutsche Grammophon DG 4000612.
    • 4 to 6.
  • James Rhodes

    Clair de lune (Suite Bergamasque)

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson

    • Arabesque Z6601.
    • 15.

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