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Four superb solo guitarists have joined together and formed a quartet to perform works by Fauré, Albeniz, de Falla, Granados, van der Staak and Ravel in original arrangements and transcriptions. 8 episodes from 7 - 9 minutes.

Length
59 mins
Prog. No.
0124

The Albrechtsburg Castle, Meissen Cathedral and the Ludwigsburg Palace provide magnificent backgrounds for the musical presentations of Ludwig Güttler, the international renowned trumpeter. 7 episodes from 6 - 12 minutes with compositions by Telemann…

Length
50 mins
Prog. No.
0135
This episode of Classic Archive presents different works by Richard Strauss. Elisabeth Schwarzkopf was one of the greatest performers of Richard Strauss' music, and the role of the Marschallin in Der Rosenkavalier is one of her favourites. Here we…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7469
This episode of Classic Archive allows us to discover two great singers. First, we join Christa Ludwig, the German mezzo-soprano, in lieder performances from Brahms, Mahler, Wolf, Strauss and Schubert. The sultry voice and the technique of the artist…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7424
This episode of Classic Archive is devoted to the Russian composer and conductor Igor Markevitch, an artist who journeyed through the 20th Century with amazing ease. We first catch up with him in 1963, conducting Shostakovich’s Symphony n°1 in F…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7414
This program of Classic Archive presents two pianists: Claudio Arrau and Dino Ciani. In 1963, Claudio Arrau performs the Piano Concerto in A minor by Schumann with the London Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Georges Hurst. The program…
Length
54 mins
Prog. No.
7460
This is our second encounter with the French violinist Christian Ferras in the Classic Archive series. In 1966, he recorded Sibelius’ Violin Concerto op.47 in the French TV studios. He was accompanied by the Orchestre National de l’ORTF, conducted by…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7465
This episode of Classic Archive allows us to discover two great pianists from French School, Yvonne Lefébure and Vlado Perlemuter. Great Beethoven’s performer as she recorded the complete set of his Sonatas for piano and violin, Lefébure plays the…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7433
This episode of Classic Archive is devoted to the conductor Georg Solti. The archive chosen allows us to discover the personality of this conductor: his sensitivity as accompanist and his incredible impulsive energy when he conducts the orchestra…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7428
Following on from the previous episode, here are two more sonatas from the concert given in 1964 in Edinburgh by Mstislav Rostropovich and Sviatoslav Richter of the complete Sonatas for Cello and Piano by Beethoven: the 3rd and 5th sonatas.
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7453