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Friday - Sarah Walker

With Sarah Walker. Vivaldi: Concerto in C. Chopin: Scherzo No 4 in E. Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales. Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde).

This week Sarah Walker looks at Music in Literature and today's highlights include Rubinstein performing Chopin and the Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde.

10.00
Vivaldi
Concerto in C for 2 trumpets, strings and basso continuo, RV 537 Gabriele Cassone, Luca Marzana (trumpets) Zefiro Alfredo Bernardini (director) Astree/Naive E 8679

10.18*
Chopin
Scherzo no.4 in E, op.54
Artur Rubinstein (piano)
RCA RD89651

10.30*
Ravel
Valses Nobles et Sentimentales
Cleveland Orchestra
Pierre Boulez (conductor)
DG 449 213-2

10.45*
Wagner
Prelude & Liebestod from Tristan & Isolde Jessye Norman (soprano) London Philharmonic Orchestra Klaus Tennstedt (conductor) EMI CDC 7 49759 2

11.08*
Beethoven
Symphony no.3 ('Eroica')
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Claudio Abbado (conductor)
DG 477 5864.

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