Teachers and Pupils
James Jolly presents a selection of musical teachers and pupils, from Rimsky-Korsakov to Leo Smit. Plus a Telemann cantata and the archive artist of the week: tenor Ian Partridge.
James Jolly investigates the handing on of the musical baton via teachers and pupils from Rimsky Korsakov to Leo Smit, by way of Liadov and Miaskovsky. His seasonal Telemann cantata is O Jesu Christ, dein Kripplein ist (O Jesus Christ, Thy Manger Is), and his archive artist of the week is the tenor Ian Partridge.