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Music for Plays: Beethoven's Egmont and Sibelius's King Kristian II continue the theatre music season. Presented by Jonathan Swain.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Egmont - incidental music

    Conductor: Jonathan Schiffman Performer: Malcolm Raeburn (Narrator / Egmont) Performer: Mary Bevan (soprano) Performer: BBC Philharmonic

  • Edvard Grieg

    'Solveig's Cradle Song' from Peer Gynt

    Conductor: Rory Macdonald Performer: Malin Christensson (soprano) Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

  • Jean Sibelius

    King Christian II - incidental music Op.27

    Conductor: Nicholas Collon Performer: Neal Davies (bass baritone) Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra