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Jonathan Swain

Jonathan Swain with music from the subject of this week's Building a Library survey, Samuel Coleridge Taylor, plus works by Bliss and Vaughan Williams. The week's young artist is pianist Andrew Tyson, and the neglected classic is Roussel's Symphony No 3.

2 hours, 57 minutes

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Sun 11 Jun 2017 09:00

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Das Wohltemperierte Klavier Book 1 - Prelude in C minor BWV 847

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • Perspectives: Hélène Grimaud.
    • DG.
    • 16.
  • Per Nørgård


    Ensemble: Trio Aristos.
    • Nordsending: String Trios.
    • BIS.
    • 009.
  • Trad

    Willow Willow

    Performer: Christopher Glynn. Singer: Claire Booth.
    • Grainger: Folk Music.
    • Avie.
    • 002.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Miroirs: No.4 Alborada del gracioso

    Performer: Andrew Tyson.
    • Ravel & Scriabin: Miroirs.
    • Alpha.
    • 001.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Hiawatha: Part One - Hiawatha's Wedding Feast

    Orchestra: Orchestra and Chorus of Welsh National Opera. Singer: Arthur Davies. Conductor: Kenneth Alwyn.
    • Coleridge-Taylor: Hiawatha.
    • ARGO.
    • 001.
  • Frank Bridge

    There Is A Willow Grows Aslant A Brook

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jeffrey Tate.
    • The Banks Of Green Willow.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Arthur Bliss


    Performer: Nicholas Daniel. Performer: Michael Cox. Ensemble: Maggini Quartet.
    • BLISS: String Quartets / Conversations.
    • NAXOS.
    • 5.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony No.3 'A Pastoral Symphony'

    Performer: Rhys Owens. Singer: Andrew Staples. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Manze.
    • Vaughan Williams: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4.
    • ONYX.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    Fantasie in F minor for piano duet D.940

    Performer: Andreas Staier. Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
    • Schubert: Fantasie in F Minor & other piano duets.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 001.
  • Albert Roussel

    Symphony No.3 in G minor Op.42

    Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Marek Janowski.
    • Roussel: Symphonies 1-4.
    • RCA.
    • 5.
  • Benjamin Britten


    Performer: Sir Antonio Pappano. Singer: Ian Bostridge.
    • Songs on texts by William Shakespeare.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 22.


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