Classical Collection - Tuesday - Sarah Walker
A chance to hear Martin Roscoe "one of the UK's least-trumpeted top-drawer musicians" (The Herald Scotland, 21/03/2011) as part of our Beethoven Piano Cycle. Roscoe is using Barry Cooper's definitive new edition of the scores in his recordings of all the sonatas. Today, he plays the Sonata in F, Op.10 No.2. "Roscoe's way with them [the Op 10 Sonatas] is nigh-on perfect ...a refined pianist with the wisdom of experience..." (Gramophone) This week Marches & recordings by our Artists of the Week The Nash Ensemble 10.00 Gounod Funeral March of a marionette Detroit Symphony Orchestra Paul Paray (conductor) MERCURY LIVING PRESENCE 434 332-2 10.04 Sibelius Karelia Suite, Op 11 Halle Orchestra Sir John Barbirolli (conductor) EMI 567300-2 10.20 Dag Wiren Serenade, Op 11 Bournemouth Sinfonietta Richard Studt (conductor) NAXOS 8553106 10.35 Beethoven Piano Sonata Cycle Sonata in F, Op 10 No 2 Martin Roscoe (piano) DEUX-ELLES DXL 1161 10.52 Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Suite, Op 71 London Symphony Orchestra Andre Previn (conductor) EMI 267969-2 11.19 Artists of the Week Saint-Saens Piano Trio in F, Op 18 The Nash Ensemble VIRGIN 7595142-4 11.47 Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No 3 in C minor New Philharmonia Orchestra Sir John Barbirolli (conductor) EMI 566323-2.