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Fiona Talkington

This week, listeners' choices take us to the ballet for a tragic love story and send us in search of classical castanets. Presented by Fiona Talkington.

2 hours

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Sun 28 Nov 2010 14:00

Music Played

  • Scott Joplin

    The Great Crush Collision March

    Performer: Phillip Dyson (piano)

    • ASV CDWHL2120.
    • 7.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Quintet No.4 ni G G.488 "Fandango", 3rd Movt.

    Performer: Richard Savino (guitar), Peter Mund (castanets), The Artaria Quartet

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HM907026.
    • 11.
  • James Rhodes

    Suite bergamasque (Clair de lune)

    Performer: Cécile Ousset (piano)

    • EMI CDC7494972.
    • 11.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Romeo & Juliette, Ballet music

    Performer: Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse, Michel Plasson (conductor)

    • EMI 3586242, CD3,.
    • 1 to 7.
  • Michael Tippett

    Unto the Hills (Wadhurst)

    Performer: BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

    • SIGNUM, SIGCD092.
    • 6.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata No.30 in E major, Op.109:

    Performer: Artur Schnabel (piano)

    • NAXOS 8110763.
    • 1 to 3.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Rhapsody

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Jiří Bělohlávek (conductor)

    • SUPRAPHON CO72509.
    • 8.
  • Trad. Arr Henriksson/Kleemola/Prauda

    Rinta-Nikkolan mahtipolskat

    Performer: Marianna Henriksson (harpsichord); Piia Kleemola (baroque violin); Petri Prauda (cittern)

    • Sibelius Academy recordings 85.
    • 9.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Act II, Scene 1: Mazurka, Scene & Finale

    Performer: Onegin - Thomas Hampson (baritone), Tatiana - Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Lensky - Neil Rosenshein (tenor), Olga - Patricia Bardon (mezzo-soprano), Madame Larina - Linda Finnie (mezzo-soprano), Captain - Richard van Allan (bass), Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera, Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Piano Quartet No.2, Op.2

    Performer: Domus

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS VC7911832.
    • 5 to 8.

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