|1-5||19900701||Producer: J. BEVAN|
01 Jul 1990 15:50-17:15 (RADIO 3)
23 Jul 1994 15:40-17:00 (RADIO 3)
Recorded on 1990-02-17.
"(Soviet composer, born 1934) Quasi una sonata (1968) MARK LUBOTSKY (violin)
LJUBA EDLINA (piano)"
"Soviet composer born in 1934 Where ever you go: RUSSIAN STATE ACADEMY CHOIR, conducted by ALEKSANDR SVESHNIKOV Nagasaki : an oratorio for mezzo-soprano, chorus and orchestra: NINA POSTAVNICHEVA
MOSCOW RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHES
TRA AND CHORUS conducted by ALGIS ZHURAITIS
(first broadcasts in this country) (Soviet Radio recordings)"
"20th-century Soviet Composer
Prelude and Fugue in c major, for piano: LEONID BRUMBERG
Suiteforviolinandpiano (first broadcast in this country) MARK LUBOTSKY, LEONID BRUMBERG Little Suite (first broadcast in this country)
BOLSHOI THEATRE ORCHESTRA conducted by ALGIS ZHURAITIS (Soviet Radio recordings)"
|Concerto Grosso No 3 (first UK broadcast)|
Erno Sebestyen (violin)
Florian Sonnleitner (violin)
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Udo Zimmermann
(Bavarian Radio Recording)
"Five programmes celebrating his music in the context of significant Soviet and European works, introduced by Gerard McBurney.
Borodin String Quartet Ludmilla Berlinsky (piano) Shostakovich Quartet No 7 in F sharp minor
Mahler, compl Schnittke Piano Quartet in A minor Schnittke Quartet No 3 Shostakovich Quartet No 8 in C minor"
"Borodin String Quartet
Ludmilla Berlinsky (piano) Mozart Quartet in D minor (K 421)
Shostakovich Quartet No 1 in C, Op 49
8.15 Gerard McBurney reveals how Schnittke's friendship with particular performers has affected his music. (R)
Piano Quintet (R)"
"Five programmes with Gerard McBurney. Oleg Kagan (violin) Moscow Soloists director Yuri Bashmet
Schoenberg VerklSrte Nacht, Op 4
Schnittke Sonata No 1 for violin, strings and harpsichord
(Fourth prog Wednesday 7.30pm)"
|with Gerard McBurney. Gidon Kremer (violin)|
Veronika Hagen (viola) Clemens Hagen (cello) Schubert Trio in B flat (D 471) (fragment)
Schnittke Stille Music for violin and cello (first UK broadcast) String Trio (1985)
Mozart Divertimento in E flat (K 563)
(Final programme Sunday 2.55pm)
"The last programme in this celebratory series. With Gerard McBurney , Tatyana Gridenko and Gidon Kremer (violins); Yuri Bashmet (viola); Moscow Soloists.
Shostakovich Prelude and Scherzo, Op 11
Schnittke Concerto grosso No 1 (1977) Monologue for viola and strings
Schubert, arr Mahler Death and the Maiden
(D 810), for string orchestra"
"One of the first things we notice about Schnittke's music is its confusion of styles. Beyond the confusion we sense the mysterious presence of a super-style, a principle that binds the apparently distinct into a coherent whole" - Gerard
McBurney on Schnittke. Borodin Quartet
Ludmilla Berlinsky (piano) Shostakovich
String Quartet No 7
Mahler, compl Schnlttke
Piano Quartet in A minor Schnittke
String Quartet No 3 Shostakovich
String Quartet No 8"