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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
Armida Quartet

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).

1 hour, 13 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Liszt

    Valse impromptu, S.213

    Performer: Louis Schwizgebel.
  • Roger Quilter

    Seven Elizabethan Lyrics

    Performer: James Baillieu. Singer: Kathryn Rudge.
  • Frank Bridge

    Four pieces for viola and piano

    Performer: Lise Berthaud. Performer: XĂ©nia Maliarevitch.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quartet no. 22 in B flat major K.589

    Ensemble: Armida Quartett.
    • Avi-music.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Zartliche Liebe (Ich liebe dich, so wie du mich) WoO.123

    Performer: Graham Johnson. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    32 Variations in C minor WoO.80 for piano

    Performer: Louis Schwizgebel.


Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

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