Radio Big Chamber Weekend - Leeds College Of Music

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01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20161122

01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20161122

Sarah Walker presents the first of four programmes recorded at Radio 3's Big Chamber Weekend at the Leeds College of Music.

The New Generation Artists scheme was founded in 1999 to nurture and support some of the world's best young musicians at the start of their international careers; this week there's a chance to hear four of them in concert with a brand new work commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the Royal Philharmonic Society.

Today, British trombonist Peter Moore in a programme that includes a new work written specially for him by Francisco Coll.

Handel transc. André Lafosse: Concerto in F minor

Francisco Coll: Chanson et Bagatelle for trombone and piano (World premiere - commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the RPS)

Hahn: A Chloris

Fauré: Poème d'un jour

Francisco Coll: Vestiges

Rachmaninov: Vocalise

Arthur Pryor: Fantastic Polka

Peter Moore (trombone) / Richard Uttley (piano).

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20161123

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20161123

Sarah Walker presents the second of four programmes recorded at Radio 3's Big Chamber Weekend at the Leeds College of Music.

The New Generation Artists scheme was founded in 1999 to nurture and support some of the world's best young musicians at the start of their international careers; this week there's a chance to hear four current or former New Generation Artists, including works commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the Royal Philharmonic Society.

Today, British clarinetist Mark Simpson performs a work written for him by Naomi Pinnock.

James MacMillan - After the tryst

Mark Simpson (clarinet) / Richard Uttley (piano)

Julian Anderson - Bearded Lady

Mark Simpson (clarinet) / Richard Uttley (piano)

Naomi Pinnock - Lines and Spaces

Richard Uttley (piano)

Schumann - Fantasy Pieces Op. 73

Mark Simpson (clarinet) / Richard Uttley (piano)

Brahms - Sonata for clarinet and piano in E flat Op. 120 No.2

Mark Simpson (clarinet) / Richard Uttley (piano).

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20161124

Sarah Walker presents the third of four programmes recorded at Radio 3's Big Chamber Weekend at the Leeds College of Music.

The New Generation Artists scheme was founded in 1999 to nurture and support some of the world's best young musicians at the start of their international careers; this week there's a chance to hear four of them in concert with a brand new work commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the Royal Philharmonic Society.

Today, British mezzo Kathryn Rudge gives the world premiere of a new work written specially for her by Michael Nyman.

Schumann: Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart, Op.135

Elgar: Sea Pictures, Op.37

Michael Nyman: Two Sonnets of Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (World premiere - commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the RPS)

Strauss: Wiegenlied, Op.41 No.1; All mein Gedanken, Op.21 No.1; Zueignung, Op.10 No.1

Kathryn Rudge (mezzo) / James Baillieu (piano).

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20161125

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20161125

Sarah Walker presents the last of four programmes recorded at Radio 3's Big Chamber Weekend at the Leeds College of Music.

The New Generation Artists scheme was founded in 1999 to nurture and support some of the world's best young musicians at the start of their international careers; this week there's a chance to hear four of them in concert with a brand new work commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the Royal Philharmonic Society.

Today, the acclaimed young German string quartet, the Armidas, give the world premiere of a new work written specially for them by Johannes Fischer.

Mozart: Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K.546

Johannes Fischer: Canons and Sparrows (World premiere - commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the RPS)

Mendelssohn: String Quartet in F minor, Op.80

Armida Quartet.