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Thursday - Sarah Walker

Sarah Walker plays a collection of works influenced by Goethe including Richard Strauss's Metamorphosen. Classic recordings from Jacqueline du Pre.

Classical Collection with Sarah Walker: this week a collection of works influenced by Goethe; classic recordings from Jacqueline du Pre.

Sarah Walker plays more Goethe-inspired music today, including Richard Strauss's Metamorphosen from the Berlin Philharmonic under Herbert von Karajan. There's also Vltava from Smetana's Ma Vlast played by the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and Jacqueline du Pre performs Saint-Saens' Cello Concerto No 1 with the New Philharmonia Orchestra under her husband, Daniel Barenboim.

10.00
Saint-Saens
Cello Concerto No.1, Op.33
Jacqueline du Pre (cello)
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim (conductor)
EMI CMS7632832

10.21
Farnon
Westminster Waltz
BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra
Robert Farnon (conductor)
BBC Radio Classics BBCRD 9115

10.25
Bax
The Garden of Fand
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Adrian Boult (conductor)
LYRITA SRCD.231

10.42
Poulenc
Sonata for horn, trumpet and trombone
Alan Civil (horn)
John Wilbraham (trumpet)
John Iveson (trombone)
EMI CMS 566831-2

Today's Group of 3: Elly Ameling sings Schubert

10.59
1. An Silvia, D.891
2. An die Laute D.905
3. Seligkeit, D.433
Elly Ameling (soprano)
Dalton Baldwin (piano)
PHILIP 420 870-2

11.06
Strauss
Metamorphosen
Berlin Philharmonic
Herbert von Karajan (conductor)
DG 410 892-2

11.33
Dvorak
Silent Woods
Jacqueline du Pre (cello)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim (conductor)
DISKY DC 703452

11.40
Smetana
Ma Vlast: Vltava
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Karel Ancerl (conductor)
SUPRAPHON SU 3661-2 011.

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