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Music for the darkling hour

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30 minutes

Music Played

  • Astor Piazzolla

    The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires arr. Sergio Assad (Winter)

    Performer: Thibaut Garcia.
  • Delia Derbyshire


    Ensemble: The BBC Radiophonic Workshop.
    • BBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Fantasia in D minor, K 397

    Performer: Francesco Piemontesi.
  • Pierre Schaeffer

    5 Etudes de bruits: no.1; Etude aux chemins de fer

    Performer: Pierre Schaeffer.
    • Disques Dreyfus.
  • John Foulds

    An Arabian Night (1936-7)

    Performer: Cynthia Fleming. Performer: Katharine Wood. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • GBBBC.
  • Stian Westerhus

    Improvisation on a traditional Indian melody

    Composer: Swati Natekar. Performer: Stian Westerhus. Singer: Swati Natekar.
  • Jimmy Forrest

    Night Train

    • UNITED.
  • Bicep


    Performer: Bicep.


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