A World of Song

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    A World of Song Sunday 28 September 2014

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    A World of Song

    Song is the art that touches every aspect of our lives. In A World of Song, Liz Nolan celebrates the wealth of Western vocal music.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:05
      Title: Elijah (Part I): Lord God Of Abraham, Isaac, And Israel
      Composer: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone), Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields
      Album: Mendelssohn: Elijah/ Elias, Philips, 4329842
      Duration: 3:33
    • 19:10
      Title: Vieni, Appaga Il Tuo Consorte! (Act Iii)
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano), Pilar Lorengar (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano), Pilar Lorengar (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden
      Album: Gluck: The Great Operas (disc 15), Decca, 4787195
      Duration: 4:18
    • 19:18
      Title: Adelaide
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano), Pilar Lorengar (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
      Album: Wigmore Hall Live: Thomas Allen/ Malcolm Martineau, The Wigmore Hall Trust, WHLive0002
      Duration: 5:42
    • 19:29
      Title: Se Mai Senti Spirarti Sul Volto (Act Ii)
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo Soprano), Prague Philharmonia
      Album: Gluck: The Great Operas (disc 15), Decca, 4787195
      Duration: 8:41
    • 19:43
      Title: Le Nozze Di Figaro: Crudel! Perche Finora
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone), Lucia Popp (Soprano), London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Le Nozze di Figaro, Decca, 410 150-2
      Duration: 2:43
    • 19:53
      Title: Ich Bin Der Welt Abhanden Gekommen -- Not Available
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone), James Brown (Cor Anglais), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Britten: Nocturne, EMI Classics, CDC 7 49943 2
      Duration: 6:51

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