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Thursday - James Jolly

James Jolly presents foreign musicians in a collection of British works including Elgar's Piano Quintet, plus Peter Schreier sings Beethoven's An die ferne Geliebte.

Classical Collection with James: this week a collection of British works played by foreign musicians; classic recordings from Peter Schreier.

James Jolly continues to play British music performed by foreign artists. Today there's Elgar's Piano Quintet featuring the pianist Lars Vogt, Thomas Beecham conducts a collection of his 'lollipops' and Peter Schreier sings Beethoven's An die ferne Geliebte.

Partita in F major, Op.57
Budapest Wind Ensemble
Naxos 8.553498

Today's Group of 3 are Beecham Lollipops
Saint-Saens Bacchanale (Samson et Dalila)
Sibelius Valse Triste
Tchaikovsky: Waltz (Eugene Onegin)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Thomas Beecham (conductor)
EMI CDM 763412-2

An die ferne Geliebte, Op.98
Peter Schreier (tenor)
Walter Olbertz (piano)
Berlin Classics BC2082-2

Piano Quintet in A minor, Op.84
Lars Vogt (piano)
Antje Weithaas & Radoslaw Szulc (violins)
Tatjana Masurenko (viola)
Claudio Bohorquez (cello)
AVL MUSIC 855312 7

Philip Lane
Suite of Cotswold Folkdances
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Gavin Sutherland (conductor)
ASV CD WHL 2126.

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