Composer of the Week is a Music programme.


Composer of the Week

Donald Macleod tries to establish who the real Telemann was. 5. Ever the Politician: Donald charts the contrast in fortunes between Telemann's public and private lives. While he negotiated the expectations of his patrons well, his wife scandalised the whole of Hamburg with her gambling debts and an affair with a prominent military man. Suite in E minor, TWV LV e3 (Les Cyclopes). Holland Baroque Society. O erhabnes Gluck der Ehe (conclusion). Das Kleine Konzert/Hermann Max. Concerto in A minor for recorder and viola da gamba, TWV LII a1. Rainer Zipperling (viola da gamba), La Stagione Frankfurt/Michael Schneider (recorder). Ino (conclusion). Barbara Schlick (soprano), Musica Antiqua Koln/Reinhard Goebel. Schmucke Dich. Gli Angeli Geneva/Stephan Macleod. episode 5.

Genre: Music

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

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