Composer of the Week is a Music programme.


Composer of the Week

Donald Macleod explores the life and work of Michael Haydn. 2. Salzburg: Donald focuses on Haydn's first years in Salzburg, the city where he made his name and went on to live for over 40 years. Viola Concerto in C (3rd mvt). Simon Preston (organ), Stephen Shingles (viola), Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Neville Marriner. Serenade in D (6th mvt). Dieter Klocker (clarinet), Prague Chamber Orchestra/Gernot Schmalfuss. Ave Regina Caelorum, MH140. St Jacob's Chamber Choir/Gary Graden. Requiem: Pro Defuncto Archiepiscopo Sigismundo (Versus, Sanctus and Benedictus, Agnus Dei and Communio, Requiem Aeternam). Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Hilary Summers (alto), James Gilchrist (tenor), Peter Harvey (bass), Choir of the King's Consort, The King's Consort/Robert King. episode 2.

Genre: Music

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

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It's next showing on BBC Radio Three Tomorrow, 12:00pm and on BBC Radio Three Tomorrow, 6:30pm. See more...