Aldeburgh Festival 2016

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01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160628

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, and all focus on chamber music and songs by contemporaries and friends Benjamin Britten and Michael Tippett. Today's performers are Toby Spence and Julian Milford, Sean Shibe and the Heath Quartet.

Presented from Aldeburgh by Tom Redmond.

Britten - Nocturnal for solo guitar

Sean Shibe (guitar)

Britten - On this Island

Toby Spence (tenor) / Julian Milford (piano)

Tippett - String Quartet No.2

Heath Quartet.

01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160628

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, and all focus on chamber music and songs by contemporaries and friends Benjamin Britten and Michael Tippett. Today's performers are Toby Spence and Julian Milford, Sean Shibe and the Heath Quartet.

Presented from Aldeburgh by Tom Redmond.

Britten - Nocturnal for solo guitar

Sean Shibe (guitar)

Britten - On this Island

Toby Spence (tenor) / Julian Milford (piano)

Tippett - String Quartet No.2

Heath Quartet.

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160629

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, and all focus on chamber music and songs by contemporaries and friends Benjamin Britten and Michael Tippett. Today's performers are tenor Ian Bostridge, pianists Julius Drake and Steven Osborne, and the Arcadia Quartet.

Presented from Aldeburgh by Tom Redmond.

Britten: 6 Hölderlin Fragments

Ian Bostridge (tenor) / Julius Drake (piano)

Tippett: Piano Sonata No.2

Steven Osborne (piano)

Britten: String Quartet No.1

Arcadia Quartet.

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160629

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, and all focus on chamber music and songs by contemporaries and friends Benjamin Britten and Michael Tippett. Today's performers are tenor Ian Bostridge, pianists Julius Drake and Steven Osborne, and the Arcadia Quartet.

Presented from Aldeburgh by Tom Redmond.

Britten: 6 Hölderlin Fragments

Ian Bostridge (tenor) / Julius Drake (piano)

Tippett: Piano Sonata No.2

Steven Osborne (piano)

Britten: String Quartet No.1

Arcadia Quartet.

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160630

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, and all focus on chamber music and songs by contemporaries and friends Benjamin Britten and Michael Tippett. Today's performers are tenor Robert Murray, guitarist Sean Shibe and the Heath Quartet.

Presented from Aldeburgh by Tom Redmond.

Britten - 3 Divertimenti

Heath Quartet

Dur: 09'50

Britten - Songs from the Chinese

Robert Murray (tenor) / Sean Shibe (guitar)

Dur: 11'01

Tippett - String Quartet No.5

The Heath Quartet.

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160630

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, and all focus on chamber music and songs by contemporaries and friends Benjamin Britten and Michael Tippett. Today's performers are tenor Robert Murray, guitarist Sean Shibe and the Heath Quartet.

Presented from Aldeburgh by Tom Redmond.

Britten - 3 Divertimenti

Heath Quartet

Dur: 09'50

Britten - Songs from the Chinese

Robert Murray (tenor) / Sean Shibe (guitar)

Dur: 11'01

Tippett - String Quartet No.5

The Heath Quartet.

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160701

In the fourth and final Lunchtime Concert from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, tenor Ian Bostridge and pianist Julius Drake perform Britten's settings of Thomas Hardy poems - Winter Words, and Steven Osborne plays Tippett's tour-de-force 4th Piano Sonata.

Britten - Winter Words

Ian Bostridge (tenor) / Julius Drake (piano)

Tippett - Piano Sonata No.4

Steven Osborne (piano).

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20160701

In the fourth and final Lunchtime Concert from the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival, tenor Ian Bostridge and pianist Julius Drake perform Britten's settings of Thomas Hardy poems - Winter Words, and Steven Osborne plays Tippett's tour-de-force 4th Piano Sonata.

Britten - Winter Words

Ian Bostridge (tenor) / Julius Drake (piano)

Tippett - Piano Sonata No.4

Steven Osborne (piano).