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New Generation Artists (2/4)

Performances by current and recent Radio 3 New Generation Artists. Alec Frank-Gemmill and the Armida Quartet play Bowen's Horn Quintet. James Newby sings Barber's Hermit Songs.

As part of Take Five, our week exploring the musical worlds of young people, the Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert throws the spotlight on our very own BBC New Generation Artists, young musicians at the start of their international careers.

Today's programme includes baritone James Newby singing Barber's Hermit Songs, and York Bowen's Horn Quintet performed by Alec Frank-Gemmill and the Armida Quartet.

Barber: Hermit Songs, Op 29
James Newby (baritone)
Joseph Middleton (piano)

Schumann: Phantasiestücke, Op 73
Andrei Ioniţa (cello), Lilit Grigoryan (piano)

Bowen: Horn Quintet in C minor, Op 85
Alec Frank-Gemmill (horn), Armida Quartet

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57 minutes

Music Played

  • Samuel Barber

    Hermit songs Op.29

    Performer: James Newby. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Robert Schumann

    Phantasiestucke Op.73

    Performer: Andrei Ioniţă. Performer: Lilit Grigoryan.
  • York Bowen

    Quintet in C minor, Op 85

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Ensemble: Armida Quartett.