Belfast Festival 2010

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01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110201

The first in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent. Leading young British violinist Jack Liebeck, accompanied by Bengt Forsberg, perform works by Dvořák and Korngold in the Great Hall of Queen's University, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's.

Jack Liebeck (violin)

Bengt Forsberg (piano):

DvořákSonatine, Op.100

Korngold Violin Sonata. Op.6.

01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110201

The first in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent. Leading young British violinist Jack Liebeck, accompanied by Bengt Forsberg, perform works by Dvořák and Korngold in the Great Hall of Queen's University, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's.

Jack Liebeck (violin)

Bengt Forsberg (piano):

DvořákSonatine, Op.100

Korngold Violin Sonata. Op.6.

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110202

The second in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's. Today's programme, featuring leading Czech pianist Lukas Vondracek includes works by Rachmaninov, Dohnányi and Martinů, performed in the Great Hall of Queen's University.

Lukas Vondracek (piano):

Rachmaninov Études-tableaux Op. 33, No. 1, 3, 7

and 8

Dvořák Humoresque in G Flat Op. 101 No.7

Dohnányi Capriccio from 4 Pieces, Op.2 No.4.

Martinů Three Czech Dances for Solo Piano

Prokofiev Piano Sonata No. 7 in B-flat major, Op. 83.

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110202
02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110202

The second in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's. Today's programme, featuring leading Czech pianist Lukas Vondracek includes works by Rachmaninov, Dohnányi and Martinů, performed in the Great Hall of Queen's University.

Lukas Vondracek (piano):

Rachmaninov Études-tableaux Op. 33, No. 1, 3, 7

and 8

Dvořák Humoresque in G Flat Op. 101 No.7

Dohnányi Capriccio from 4 Pieces, Op.2 No.4.

Martinů Three Czech Dances for Solo Piano

Prokofiev Piano Sonata No. 7 in B-flat major, Op. 83.

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110202
03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110203

The third in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent. The Badke Quartet performs works by Bartók and Dvořák in the Great Hall of Queen's University, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's.

Badke String Quartet:

Heather Höhmann (violin)

Emma Parker (violin)

Jon Thorne (viola)

Jonathan Byers (cello)

Bartók: String Quartet No. 2, Op.17

Dvořák:Quartet no. 12 in F major, Op.96 American.

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110203
03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110203

The third in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent. The Badke Quartet performs works by Bartók and Dvořák in the Great Hall of Queen's University, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's.

Badke String Quartet:

Heather Höhmann (violin)

Emma Parker (violin)

Jon Thorne (viola)

Jonathan Byers (cello)

Bartók: String Quartet No. 2, Op.17

Dvořák:Quartet no. 12 in F major, Op.96 American.

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110203
04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110204

The last in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's. Today's programme, featuring leading British tenor Andrew Kennedy, accompanied by Joseph Middleton, includes songs by Copland, Britten, Stravinsky and Bernstein, performed in the Great Hall of Queen's University.

Andrew Kennedy (tenor)

Joseph Middleton (piano):

Aaron Copland: 6 songs by Emily Dickinson

Nature, the gentlest mother

The world feels dusty

Sleep is supposed to be

When they come back

I felt a funeral in my brain

The chariot

Erich Korngold:Five songs (op 38)

Benjamin Britten

Fish in the unruffled lakes

To lie flat on the back

Night covers up the rigid land

The sun shines down

What's in your mind

Underneath the abject willow

Sergei Rachmaninov

Oh never sing to me again (op 4, no 4)

Believe it not (op 14, no 7)

The answer (op 21, no 4)

Spring waters (op 14, no 11)

Igor StravinskyThe owl and the pussy cat

Leonard Bernstein La bonne cuisine.

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110204
04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110204

The last in a series of four concerts celebrating works by composers who exiled to America, or were of exiled descent, as part of the 48th Belfast Festival at Queen's. Today's programme, featuring leading British tenor Andrew Kennedy, accompanied by Joseph Middleton, includes songs by Copland, Britten, Stravinsky and Bernstein, performed in the Great Hall of Queen's University.

Andrew Kennedy (tenor)

Joseph Middleton (piano):

Aaron Copland: 6 songs by Emily Dickinson

Nature, the gentlest mother

The world feels dusty

Sleep is supposed to be

When they come back

I felt a funeral in my brain

The chariot

Erich Korngold:Five songs (op 38)

Benjamin Britten

Fish in the unruffled lakes

To lie flat on the back

Night covers up the rigid land

The sun shines down

What's in your mind

Underneath the abject willow

Sergei Rachmaninov

Oh never sing to me again (op 4, no 4)

Believe it not (op 14, no 7)

The answer (op 21, no 4)

Spring waters (op 14, no 11)

Igor StravinskyThe owl and the pussy cat

Leonard Bernstein La bonne cuisine.

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20110204