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Mariam Batsashvili, Aleksey Semenenko, Thibaut Garcia

A chance to hear from the latest members to join the scheme in their first recordings in the BBC studios, playing musc by Liszt, Tartini and Silvius Weiss.

New Generation Artists. In the penultimate programme in her Christmas series, Clemency Burton-Hill introduces the latest members to join the scheme in their first recordings in the BBC studios. Today the Georgian pianist, Mariam Batsashvili brings not just a dazzling technique but a questing mind to two large sale works by Liszt and the Ukrainian violinist, Aleksey Semenenko dazzles in Tartini. Plus a sonata from the Baroque master, Leopold Silvius Weiss from the twenty three year old French guitarist, Thibaut Garcia.

Tchaikovsky: Valse sentimentale
Aleksey Semenenko (violin),
Inna Firsova (piano)

Marcello trans Bach: Keyboard concerto in D minor, BWV 974
Mariam Batsashvili (piano)

Liszt: Sarabande and Chaconne from Handel's opera Almira (S.181)
Mariam Batsashvili (piano)

Weiss: Sonata in A minor, Lbl.29, (L'infidele)
Thibaut Garcia (guitar)

Tartini: Violin Sonata in G minor (The Devil's Trill)
Aleksey Semenenko (violin), Inna Firsova (piano)

Liszt: Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude - from Harmonies poétiques et religieuses (Poetic and Religious Harmonies No. 3), S.173
Mariam Batsashvili (piano)

Marguerite Monnot: L'hymne a l'amour
Thibaut Garcia (guitar)

Photo credit: Attila Kleb.

1 hour, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Valse sentimentale from 6 Pieces Op.51 arr. for violin & piano

    Performer: Aleksey Semenenko. Performer: Inna Firsova.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor BWV 974

    Performer: Mariam Batsashvili.
  • Franz Liszt

    Sarabande and Chaconne from 'Almira' S.181, transc. for piano

    Performer: Mariam Batsashvili.
  • Sylvius Leopold Weiss

    Sonata in A minor Lbl.29 (L'infidele) for lute

    Performer: Thibaut Garcia.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Sonata in G minor (Devil's trill)

    Performer: Aleksey Semenenko. Performer: Inna Firsova. Music Arranger: Fritz Kreisler.
  • Franz Liszt

    Benediction de Dieu dans la solitude

    Performer: Mariam Batsashvili.
  • Marguerite Monnot

    Hymne a l'amour

    Performer: Thibaut Garcia.

Broadcast

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