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    The Lyric Feature Friday 22 August 2014

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    Music and Mayhem - Part 4: Composers at War. Ian Fox examines the work of composers whose music were defined and shaped by their experiences of the so called "war to end all wars".

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Flowers Of The Forest
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Royal Scots Dragoon Guards
      Performer(s): Royal Scots Dragoon Guards
      Album: UNIVERSAL MSUIC, 1779258
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: String Quartet
      Composer: Moeran
      Performer(s): Maggini Quartet
      Performer(s): Maggini Quartet
      Album: NAXOS, 8.554079
      Duration: 5:25
    • Title: Ode To Death
      Composer: Holst
      Performer(s): Londoin Symphony Chorus & City Of London Sinfonia Conducted Hickox
      Performer(s): Londoin Symphony Chorus & City Of London Sinfonia Conducted Hickox
      Album: CHANDOS, 241-6
      Duration: 5:26
    • Title: On The Downs
      Composer: Gurney
      Performer(s): Susan Bickley, Iain Burnside
      Performer(s): Susan Bickley, Iain Burnside
      Album: NAXOS, 8.572151
      Duration: 1:52
    • Title: Morning Heroes
      Composer: Bliss
      Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Choir & Philharmonic Coinducted Groves
      Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Choir & Philharmonic Coinducted Groves
      Album: EMI, 5 74336
      Duration: 1:05
    • Title: Concerto For Left Hand
      Composer: Ravel
      Performer(s): Fancois-Joel Thiollier, Polish Radio Symphony Conducted Wit
      Performer(s): Fancois-Joel Thiollier, Polish Radio Symphony Conducted Wit
      Album: NAXOS, 8.550753
      Duration: 5:03
    • Title: War Requiem
      Composer: Britten
      Performer(s): Chorus & Orchestra City Of Birmingham Conducted Rattle
      Performer(s): Chorus & Orchestra City Of Birmingham Conducted Rattle
      Album: EMI, 5 05909
      Duration: 1:19
    • Title: War Requiem
      Composer: Britten
      Performer(s): Veronica Dunne, Rte Symphony & Choral Society Conducted Paul
      Performer(s): Veronica Dunne, Rte Symphony & Choral Society Conducted Paul
      Album: RTE OWN RECORDING
      Duration: 2:56
    • Title: Silent Night
      Composer: Puts
      Performer(s): Minnesota Opera Orchestra Conducted Christie
      Performer(s): Minnesota Opera Orchestra Conducted Christie
      Album: PRIVATE RECORDING
      Duration: 1:15
    • Title: Silent Night
      Composer: Puts
      Performer(s): Karina Wolverton, Minnesota Opera Orchestra Conducted Christie
      Performer(s): Karina Wolverton, Minnesota Opera Orchestra Conducted Christie
      Album: PRIVATE RECORDING
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: World Requiem
      Composer: Foulds
      Performer(s): Various Choirs Bbc Symphony Orchestra Conducted Botstein
      Performer(s): Various Choirs Bbc Symphony Orchestra Conducted Botstein
      Album: CHANDOS, CHSA 5058
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: World Requiem
      Composer: Foulds
      Performer(s): Various Choirs Bbc Symphony Orchestra Conducted Botstein
      Performer(s): Various Choirs Bbc Symphony Orchestra Conducted Botstein
      Album: CHANDOS, CHSA 5058
      Duration: 3:25

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