Louis Schwizgebel, Kathryn Rudge, Lise Berthaud, Armida Quartet
Clemency Burton-Hill celebrates the BBC New Generation Artists, including mezzo-soprano Kathryn Rudge singing Roger Quilter's Seven Elizabethan Lyrics.
Clemency Burton-Hill celebrates the music making of the current complement of BBC New Generation Artists. Today the British mezzo soprano, Kathryn Rudge sings Roger Quilter's 1908 settings of Elizabethan poetry, the Swiss-Chinese pianist Louis Schwizgebel plays a virtuosic set of variations by Beethoven and the French viola player Lise Berthaud explores some seldom heard works by Frank Bridge. Also today, the Armida Quartet from Berlin are heard in the second of Mozart's Prussian Quartets.
Liszt: Valse Impromptu, S.213
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)
Quilter: Seven Elizabethan Lyrics, Op. 12
Kathryn Rudge (mezzo soprano), James Baillieu (piano)
Bridge: Four Pieces for viola and piano (transcribed from cello)
Lise Berthaud (viola), Xenia Maliarevitch (piano)
Mozart: String Quartet No. 22 in B flat, K.589
Beethoven: Ich liebe dich (Herrosse) WoO.123 1'58
Benjamin Appl (baritone), Graham Johnson (piano)
Beethoven: 32 Variations in C minor WoO 80
Louis Schwizgebel (piano).