Aldeburgh Festival 1989

Episodes

TitleFirst
Broadcast
Comments
GENOME:
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CATHRYN POPE (soprano) DAN DRESSEN (tenor) CHRISTOPHER HERRICK (organ)

PETER BARKWORTH (reader) SHEILA ALLEN (reader) LONDON PHILHARMONIC

CHOIR

ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by PHILIP BRUNELLE

Berkeley Serenade , Op 12 (1939)

Poulenc Organ Concerto (1938)

8.10 John Evans talks about The Company of Heaven.

8.15 Britten The Company of Heaven (1937)

(first concert performance) (In association with Virgin Classics) BBC Pebble Mill

GENOME:
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Tenor: Christopher Herrick

Reader: Sheila Allen

Conducted By: Philip Brunelle

Conducted By: Berkeley Serenade

Talks: John Evans

GENOME:
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TOKYO STRING QUARTET with MURRAY PERAHIA (piano) live from the Snape Maltings.

Schubert Grave and Allegro in c minor (D 103); String Quartet in G (D 887)

8.50 Anthony Burton samples the Aldeburgh atmosphere and meets some of the people associated with the festival over the years.

Producer ARTHUR JOHNSON

9.10 Schumann Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 44 (In association with Royal Trust Bank)

BBC Pebble Mill

GENOME:
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Piano: Murray Perahia

Unknown: Anthony Burton

Producer: Arthur Johnson

GENOME:
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ANNA STEIGER (soprano) LONDON SINFONIETTA conducted by OLIVER KNUSSEN

Oliver Knussen Coursing Peter Lieberson Songs for soprano and orchestra Leon Kirchner Music for 12 conducted by THE COMPOSER

8.00 Paul Spicer talks to Benedict Mason

8.05 Peter Lieberson Ziji conducted by THE COMPOSER

Benedict Mason Double

Concerto (world premiere) Schoenberg, arr Kirchner Chamber Symphony No 1 conducted by THE ARRANGER

(Given on Sunday in Snape Mattings) BBC Pebble Mill

GENOME:
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Conducted By: Oliver Knussen

Conducted By: Oliver Knussen Coursing

Conducted By: Peter Lieberson

Unknown: Leon Kirchner Music

Talks: Paul Spicer

Unknown: Benedict Mason

Unknown: Peter Lieberson Ziji

Unknown: Benedict Mason

GENOME:
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PETER DONOHOE (piano) ENGLISH CHAMBER

ORCHESTRA conducted by STEUART BEDFORD

Dvorak Symphonic poem: The Wild Dove

Britten Piano Concerto, Op 13 (first version: 1938)

8.25 Paul Spicer talks to Robert Saxton.

8.30 Robert Saxton Music to Celebrate the Resurrection

Tchaikovsky Fantasy overture: Romeo and Juliet

(first version: 1869) (Given on 13 June in the Snape Maltings) BBCPebbleMill

GENOME:
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Piano: Peter Donohoe

Conducted By: Steuart Bedford

Talks: Paul Spicer

Unknown: Robert Saxton.

Unknown: Robert Saxton

GENOME:
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ADRIAN THOMPSON (tenor) PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA

PHILHARMONIA CHORUS conducted by OLIVER KNUSSEN

Britten The Building of the House

Leon Kirchner Music for orchestra

Britten The Ballad of Heroes

8.10 Diana Bickley talks about Berlioz's

La Mort d'Orphee.

8.20 Peter Lieberson

Drala Berlioz La Mort d'Orphee (Given on 24 June in the Snape Mattings) BBC Pebble Mill

GENOME:
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Tenor: Adrian Thompson

Conducted By: Oliver Knussen

Talks: Diana Bickley

Unknown: La Mort

Unknown: Peter Lieberson

Unknown: Drala Berlioz La Mort

Programme Catalogue - Details: Scharoun Ensemble19910726First broadcast on 1989-12-09

Producer: P. SPICER

Previous in series: SHEPPARD, CHILINGIRIAN, PANUFNIK

Broadcast history

09 Dec 1989 14:50-16:25 (RADIO 3)

26 Jul 1991 09:35-11:45 (RADIO 3)

26 Mar 1993 21:35-22:45 (RADIO 3)

Recorded on 1989-06-11

Programme Catalogue - StationRadio 3