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Wigmore Hall: Alec Frank-Gemmill and Alasdair Beatson

From Wigmore Hall, London, horn player Alec Frank-Gemmill and pianist Alasdair Beatson play Beethoven, John Casken and Schumann.

Alec Frank-Gemmill, horn and Alasdair Beatson, piano, play Beethoven, John Casken and Schumann

Presented by Sara Mohr Pietsch
Recorded at Wigmore Hall, London in February 2016

James MacMillan: Motet V from 'Since it was the day of Preparation'
Beethoven: Horn Sonata in F major Op. 17
John Casken: Serpents of Wisdom (world première)
Schumann: Adagio and Allegro in A flat major Op. 70

Alec Frank-Gemmill, horn
Alasdair Beatson, piano

Alec Frank-Gemmill was a member of Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme at the time of this concert. His lunchtime recital programme sets two totemic pieces from the classical horn repertoire alongside James MacMillan's Motet V and the world première of Serpents of Wisdom, a work written for him by John Casken.

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Music Played

  • James MacMillan

    Motet V from 'Since It Was The Day Of Preparation'

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Performer: Alasdair Beatson.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata In F Major Op.17 For Horn (Or Cello) And Piano

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Performer: Alasdair Beatson.
  • John Casken

    Serpents of Wisdom

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Performer: Alasdair Beatson.
  • Robert Schumann

    Adagio and Allegro in A flat major Op.70

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Performer: Alasdair Beatson.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Reverie In D Flat Major Op.24 For Horn And Piano

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Performer: Alasdair Beatson.

Broadcasts

  • Mon 1 Feb 2016 13:00
  • Sun 7 Feb 2016 13:00
  • Last Sunday 13:00