Jonathan Swain introduces Vaughan Williams's Dona Nobis Pacem, plus John Adams, Milhaud and Arthur Honegger. Plus music from the Salaputia Brass and Granados's Escenas romanticas.
Jonathan Swain presents this week's Building a Library choice in full of Vaughan Williams's Dona Nobis Pacem. He also explores music connected with the tragedy of war from John Adams, Darius Milhaud and Arthur Honegger. The week's young artists are the Salaputia Brass from Germany and Switzerland, and the neglected classic is Granados's Escenas Romanticas.