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Lisa Dwan

Clemmie mixes a classical playlist for Irish actress Lisa Dwan.

Clemmie mixes a classical playlist for actress, producer and performer Lisa Dwan - one of the world's greatest interpreters of the works of playwright Samuel Beckett, appearing in an upcoming revival of hit TV series Top Boy later this year, produced by Drake.

Lisa's playlist:
Heitor Villa-Lobos - Prelude no.1
Rameau - Tristes apprêts from Castor and Pollux
Caroline Shaw - The Orangery from Plan and Elevation
John Filed - Nocturne no.3
Jóhann Jóhannsson - Orphic Hymn
Brahms - Symphony no.4 (3rd movement)

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency Burton-Hill creates a custom-made playlist for her guest who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

30 minutes

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Mon 6 May 2019 00:00

Music Played

  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    5 Preludes for guitar, no.1 in E minor

    Performer: Pablo Villegas.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Castor et Pollux: Tristes apprets

    Singer: Nadine Koutcher. Orchestra: MusicAeterna. Conductor: Teodor Currentzis.
    • Sony.
  • Caroline Shaw

    Plan & Elevation: IV The Orangery

    Ensemble: Attacca Quartet.
    • Nonesuch Records.
  • John Field

    Nocturne No 3 in A flat major

    Performer: Elizabeth Joy Roe.
    • DECCA.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    Orphic Hymn

    Ensemble: Theatre of Voices. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony no. 4 in E minor op. 98: 3rd Mvt Allegro giocoso

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • TELDEC.

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