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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 23 April 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott presents one of the great pianists of our time - Vladimir Ashkenazy and his son Vovka in the concert tonight recorded in the RSI Auditorium, Lugano, Switzerland.

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    Prior to each concert (Mon-Thurs) we will bring you a selection of New CD releases where you can get an advance  preview on Prelude starting at 7pm.

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Divertissement A La Hongroise, For Piano Four Hands In G Minor, D. 818
      Complete Work Name: Divertissement A La Hongroise, For Piano Four Hands In G Minor, D. 818
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 26:49
    • 20:28
      Title: Variations On A Theme By Joseph Haydn, Op. 56b
      Complete Work Name: Variations On A Theme By Joseph Haydn, Op. 56b
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 15:57
    • 20:45
      Title: The Rite Of Spring, For Piano Four Hands
      Complete Work Name: The Rite Of Spring, For Piano Four Hands
      Composer: Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 31:40
    • 21:18
      Title: Polovtsian Dances, From 'Prince Igor', Arr. For Two Pianos
      Complete Work Name: Polovtsian Dances, From 'Prince Igor', Arr. For Two Pianos
      Composer: Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 11:32
    • 21:30
      Title: Espressivo, From 'Six Studies In Canonic Form, Op. 56' (Encore)
      Complete Work Name: Espressivo, From 'Six Studies In Canonic Form, Op. 56' (Encore)
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 3:53
    • 21:35
      Title: C'Est L'Extase Langoureuse
      Complete Work Name: Ariettes Oubliees - Forgotten Melodies
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), James Levine (Piano)
      Album: Forgotten Melodies, Sony Classical, Sk67190
      Duration: 3:04
    • 21:38
      Title: Violin Sonata No 3 In D Minor Op. 108
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Josef Suk, Violin
      Performer(s): Josef Suk, Violin, Julius Katchen, Piano
      Album: LCON-WED230211 (Recordno: 421 092-2), Not Available, 421 092-2
      Duration: 21:09

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