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Ruby Hughes, Veronika Eberle, Apollon Musagète Quartet

Ruby Hughes (mezzo) in Schumann: Der Nussbaum; 5 Songs, Op 40 and Mahler: Ruckert-Lieder. Veronika Eberle in Dvorak: Violin Concerto. Apollon Musagète Quartet in Janacek.

A series of programmes over the Christmas season celebrating and showcasing the talents of the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists and welcoming the new intake onto the scheme. A mix of orchestral and chamber performances - the Apollon Musagète quartet from Poland perform Janacek's first quartet, soprano Ruby Hughes sings Schumann lieder and appears with the BBC Philharmonic in Mahler's Ruckert lieder and German violinist Veronika Eberle in a performance of the Dvorak violin concerto with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Schumann: Der Nussbaum
Ruby Hughes (mezzo soprano)
Joseph Middleton (piano)

Dvorak: Violin Concerto
Veronika Eberle (violin)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

Schumann: 5 Songs, Op 40
Ruby Hughes (mezzo soprano)
Joseph Middleton (piano)

Janacek: String Quartet No 1
Apollon Musagète Quartet

Mahler: Rückert lieder
Ruby Hughes (soprano)
BBC Philharmonic
Paul Daniel (conductor).

To see video performances of the artists click on 'Clips' above, you can also find out about all the New Generation Artists at 'Artists A-Z'.

1 hour, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Der Nussbaum

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Violin Concerto

  • Robert Schumann

    5 Songs op. 40

  • Leos Janáček

    Quartet no. 1

  • Gustav Mahler

    Ruckert Lieder


Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

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