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Benjamin Appl, Danish String Quartet, Esther Yoo

BBC New Generation Artists perform, including the Danish Quartet in Beethoven, Benjamin Appl singing songs for Christmas and Esther Yoo playing Bruch's most famous violin concerto.

Clemency Burton-Hill celebrates the music making of the BBC New Generation Artists. Today, the German baritone, Benjamin Appl sings an imaginative selection of songs for Christmas and the Danish Quartet tackle one of the peaks of the entire string quartet repertoire. Also today, Esther Yoo plays Max Bruch's most famous violin concerto.

Humperdinck: Weihnachten ("Leise weht's durch alle Lande")
Benjamin Appl (baritone), James Baillieu (piano)

Beethoven: Der Mann von Wort, Op. 99
Benjamin Appl (baritone), Graham Johnson (piano)

Beethoven: Quartet No. 16 in F, Op. 135
Danish String Quartet

Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26
Esther Yoo (violin),
BBC Philharmonic, Michael Seal (conductor)

Nordqvist: Jul, jul, strĂ¥lande jul (Evers)
Benjamin Appl (baritone), James Baillieu (piano)

Adolf Straus: Ich weiss bestimmt, ich werd Dich wiedersehen!
Benjamin Appl (baritone), James Baillieu (piano).

1 hour, 13 minutes

Music Played

  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Weihnachten (Leise weht's durch alle Lande) for voice and piano

    Singer: Benjamin Appl. Performer: James Baillieu.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Der Mann von Wort Op.99

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

    Quartet in F major Op.135 for strings

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Max Bruch

    Concerto no. 1 in G minor Op.26 for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Esther Yoo. Performer: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Michael Seal.
  • Gustaf Nordqvist

    Jul, jul stralande jul for voice and piano

    Singer: Benjamin Appl. Performer: James Baillieu.
  • Adolf Strauss

    Ich weiss bestimmt, ich werd Dich wiedersehen

    Performer: James Baillieu. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
  • Samuel Barber

    4 Songs Op.13, no.4; Nocturne

    Singer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Joseph Middleton.

Broadcast

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