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This week Afternoon on 3 features French music, centred around the BBC Philharmonic's Reflections on Debussy series celebrating the 150th anniversary of his birth. Today's concert, recorded on Saturday, features the orchestra in a sea-themed concert. Debussy's La Mer is heard alongside watery evocations by Britten, Dvorak and Takemitsu - whose Riverrun was inspired by Debussy.

Presented by Louise Fryer.

2pm
Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Dvorak: The Water Goblin
Takemitsu: Riverrun
Debussy: La mer
Noriko Ogawa (piano),
BBC Philhamonic,
Juanjo Mena (conductor).v.

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1 hour, 30 minutes

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Wed 25 Apr 2012 14:00