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On Wenlock Edge

Tenor David Webb joins Ben Gernon and the BBC SSO to sing Vaughan Williams's song cycle On Wenlock Edge, and the orchestra performs Stravinsky's 1910 ballet The Firebird.

Live from City Halls Glasgow

Presented by Kate Molleson

Tenor David Webb joins Ben Gernon and the BBC SSO to sing Vaughan Williams' Song Cycle 'On Wenlock Edge'; and the orchestra perform Stravinsky's 1910 ballet The Firebird, and a poignant miniature from 1913 by George Butterworth.

Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow
Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge

8.05 Interval

8.25 Part 2

Stravinsky: The Firebird (complete)

Photo credit: Leo Holden

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • George Butterworth

    The Banks of Green Willow

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    On Wenlock Edge

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Rebecca Clarke

    Danse Bizarre

    Performer: Lorraine McAslan. Performer: David Juritz.
  • Liza Lehmann

    There are Fairies at the bottom of our Garden

    Performer: Cathy Berberian.
  • Anton Webern

    Four pieces for violin and piano op.7

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Performer: Oleg Maisenberg.
  • Rudi Stephan

    Ich will dir singen ein Hohelied

    Performer: Hinrich Alpers. Performer: Tehila Nini Goldstein.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Firebird

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Robert Schumann

    String Quartet Op.41 No.2 in F major

    Ensemble: Doric String Quartet.
    • Chandos.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Trio in D major, H XV 24

    Ensemble: The Florestan Trio.
    • HYPERION.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 889 (Book 2, The Well-Tempered Clavier)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.

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