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Wednesday - James Jolly

With James Jolly. Walton: Overture (Portsmouth Point). Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 6. Haydn: Symphony No 49. Schubert: Sonata in E minor, D566. Walton: Viola Concerto.

Classical Collection with James Jolly: this week music from Munich orchestras, orchestral works by Walton and recordings by the pianist Wilhelm Kempff.

Our Wednesday Award-winner is the album White Moon, a sequence of songs to Morpheus. The Munich Bach Orchestra plays Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat, BWV 1051, Wilhelm Kempff performs Schubert's Sonata in E minor, D566 and there's a recording of Walton's Overture: Portsmouth Point.

10:00
Walton
Overture: Portsmouth Point
London Symphony Orchestra
Andre Previn (conductor)
EMI 573371-2

10:06
Bach
Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat, BWV 1051
Munich Bach Orchestra
Karl Richter (harpsichord and director)
ARCHIV 463 657-2
10:24
Haydn
Symphony No 49 in F minor La Passione
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Frans Bruggen (conductor)
PHILIPS 473 016-2

10:47
Schubert
Sonata in E minor, D566
Wilhelm Kempff (piano)
BBC LEGENDS BBCL 4114-2

10:59
Wednesday's Award-Winner
Songs to Morpheus
Warlock Sleep
Handel Gentle Morpheus (Calliope's song from Alceste)
Monteverdi Oblivion soave (Arnalta's aria from L'incoronazione di Poppea)
Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Margo Garrett (piano),
The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra,
Sergio and Odiar Assad (guitars)
NONESUCH 7559-79364-2

11:11
Walton
Viola Concerto
Yuri Bashmet (viola)
London Symphony Orchestra
Andre Previn (conductor)
RCA 74321 92575-2

11:38
Mahler
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone)
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Rafael Kubelik (conductor)
DG 449 735-2.

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