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Angelika Kirchschlager, Simon Keenlyside

Presented by Martin Handley. From London's Wigmore Hall, a Schubert recital with mezzo Angelika Kirchschlager and baritone Simon Keenlyside accompanied by pianist Julius Drake.

Presented by Martin Handley.

From London's Wigmore Hall a Schubert recital - a birthday anniversary celebration - recorded on the anniverary of the composer's birth. Mezzo-soprano Angelika Kirchschlager and baritone Simon Keenlyside, two of the world's leading singers, accompanied by pianist Julius Drake perform repertoire which includes some of his most beloved lieder.

Franz Schubert:

Ganymed D544
Meeres Stille D216
Geheimes D719
Suleika I D720
Nähe des Geliebten D162
Erster Verlust D226
Versunken D715
Heidenröslein D257
Rastlose Liebe D138
Prometheus D674
Wandrers Nachtlied II D224
Auf dem See D543
Wonne der Wehmut D260
Geistes-Gruss D142
Erlkönig D328
Dem Unendlichen D291
Himmelsfunken D651
Der Wanderer an den Mond D870
Wiegenlied D867
Die Unterscheidung D866 No. 1
Bei dir allein D866 No. 2
An den Mond in einer Herbstnacht D614
Die Sterne D939
Lied des Florio D857 No. 2
Des Mädchens Klage D191
Der Pilgrim D794
Wer nie sein Brot mit Tränen aß from Gesänge des Harfners D480
So lasst mich scheinen from Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister D877 No. 3
Mignon und der Harfner from Gesänge aus Wilhelm Meister D877 No. 1

Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo-soprano
Simon Keenlyside, baritone
Julius Drake, piano

Followed by a focus on Daniel Barenboim as the celebrated conductor and pianist brings his Berlin Staatskapelle orchestra to London for 4 concerts, all of which will be broadcast in Performance on 3 starting tomorrow. Today, another performance specially made for the BBC, this time in the world of chamber music: Barenboim was joined by the virtuoso Gregor Piatigorsky for Debussy's Sonata for cello and piano in D minor, in a rare recording made in 1974.

Debussy: Cello Sonata
Gregor Piatigorsky (cello)
Daniel Barenboim (piano)

Liszt: Fantasia quasi sonata S. 161 No. 7 (Dante Sonata)
Daniel Barenboim (piano)
WARNER CLASSICS 092749705-2

2 hours, 15 minutes

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