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Cellist and composer Zoe Martlew introduces a selection of her favourite music, including works by Rachmaninov, Rossini, Stravinsky, Berg, Purcell and Debussy.

In the first of two programmes, cellist and composer Zoë Martlew presents a selection of her favourite music, including works by Rachmaninov, Rossini, Stravinsky, Berg and Purcell.

This afternoon's selection of music includes works that have inspired her since childhood, from the depths of Orthodox Russian church music to Debussy, by way of viol fantasias and Stravinsky's 'Les noces'.

2 hours

Last on

Sat 5 Mar 2016 13:00

Music Played

  • Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony no.1: I

    Conductor: M Tilson Thomas. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra.
    • DG : 4636152.
    • DG.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Petite Messe solonnelle: Kyrie; Crucifixus; Cum Sancto Spirito

    Ensemble: The King’s Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Hyperion : CDA67570.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Henry Purcell

    Hear my Prayer

    Conductor: James OʼDonnell. Choir: Choir of Westminster Abbey.
    • Hyperion : CDA67792.
    • Hyperion.
    • 14.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vespers, Op.37: nos.1, 5 & 9

    Choir: St. Petersburg Chamber Choir. Conductor: Nikolai Korniev.
    • Pentatone : 5186027.
    • Pentatone.
    • 1.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Les noces (1919 version)

    Performer: Chœur de Radio France. Conductor: René Bosc.
    • Radio France : FRF012.
    • Radio France.
    • 5.
  • Thomas Adès

    Life Story

    Performer: Thomas Adès. Performer: Mary Carewe.
    • EMI : 5696992.
    • EMI.
    • 15.
  • Alban Berg

    Violin Concerto: i

    Performer: Pinchas Zukerman. Conductor: Pierre Boulez. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Sony : MK39741.
    • Sony.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    Prelude a l’apres-midi d’un faune

    Conductor: Pierre Monteux. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Decca Eloquence : 4768472.
    • Decca Eloquence.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in B flat, K.361: iii

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century. Conductor: Frans Brüggen.
    • Philips : 4223382.
    • Philips.
    • 3.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Bachianas Brasileiras no.2: i

    Performer: Victoria de los Ángeles. Orchestra: Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française. Conductor: Heitor Villa‐Lobos.
    • EMI : 0947032.
    • EMI.
    • 12.

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