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Simon Bainbridge, Hans Werner Henze, Lutoslawski

Ivan Hewett presents music by Simon Bainbridge: Guitar Concerto; Concerti grossi. Plus a recording of Tristan, in tribute to Hans Werner Henze, and Hear and Now 50: Lutoslawski.

Ivan Hewett introduces music by Simon Bainbridge performed by the BBC Philharmonic on the occasion of his 60th birthday, plus a complete broadcast of Hans Werner Henze's 1973 orchestral work Tristan, in tribute to the German composer who died last month. And in the final edition of the Hear and Now Fifty, Finnish conductor and composer Esa-Pekka Salonen nominates Witold Lutoslawski's landmark work from 1961 Jeux Venitiens, with commentary from writer Paul Griffiths.

Simon Bainbridge: Guitar Concerto
Craig Ogden (guitar)
BBC Philharmonic
Clark Rundell (conductor)

Simon Bainbridge: Concerti Grossi
BBC Philharmonic
Clark Rundell (conductor)

Witold Lutoslawski: Jeux Venitiens
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Foyle Future Firsts
Clement Power (conductor)

Hans Werner Henze: Tristan for piano, tape and orchestra
Homero Francesch (piano)
Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
Hans Werner Henze (conductor).

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