Bach Passions - Part 1
Season 4, Ep. 4
The first of two programmes in which Eamonn and Nicholas consider J.S.Bach's two Passion settings.
Monday, March 27, 2023
Bach Passions - Part 2
Season 4, Ep. 6
The second of two programmes in which Eamonn and Nicholas consider J.S.Bach's two Passion settings.
Tuesday, March 14, 2023
Season 4, Ep. 5
Emergency ep: Eamonn and Robert dip their toes into the dizzying breadth of repertoire of The BBC Singers. Could be a useful introduction to decision makers that don't know the group that well... Music by Ravel, Boulez, Gabriela Lena Frank, Laura Mvula, Brumel and Bernard Hughes. #WeAreTheBBCSingersTRACK LISTING:Pierre Boulez - Le soleil des eaux (part of No.2 La Sorgue) / Phyllis Bryn-Julson, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Pierre BoulezAntoine Brumel - Sicut lilum / BBC Singers, Robert HollingworthMaurice Ravel arr.Clytus Gottwald - Soupir / BBC Singers, Robert HollingworthGabriela Lena Frank - (section from) Jalapeño Blues / BBC Singers, Sofi JeanninBernard Hughes - Precious things (sections) / BBC Singers, Eamonn Dougan Laura Mvula - Sing to the moon / BBC Singers
Monday, February 20, 2023
Music for LENT ('slow' in French / 'fast' in English)
Season 4, Ep. 3
Eamonn, Nicholas and Robert trawl some mostly unusual repertoire for Lent and Holy Week.Giovanni Croce - Mascarate da Furlani (1590)I Fagiolini / Robert HollingworthDawn Walters - Pro dolorosa Eius passione (2021)Swan Consort / Anita DattaPoulenc - Vinea mea electa (1938)Bavarian Radio Chorus / Peter DijkstraRocío Jurado - La Saeta al Cristo de Los GitanosErnst Krenek - from Lamentatio Jeremiæ Prophetæ, Op. 93 (1941)RIAS Kammerchor, Berlin / Marcus CreedCristobal de Morales - Agnus Dei from Missa Mille Regretz (1536)De Profundis / Robert HollingworthCecila McDowall - The Lord is good (2012)Sospiri / Christopher Watson