Solti Resounding

Episodes

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Ruslan And Ludmilla19970929

Conductor Georg Solti died on 5 September 1997. Humphrey Carpenter presents an evening celebrating the man and his music, including the comments and recollections of Solti's friends and collaborators. Beginning with Glinka: Overture `Ruslan and Ludmilla'. London Symphony Orchestra

The Essential Solti19980102

The last of four programmes about conductor Georg Solti. `The Essential Solti'. Richard Osborne, Jonathan Swain and Patrick O'Connor pick their way through Solti's rich recorded legacy.

197D01The Fastest Baton In The West19971229

Four programmes of highlights from Radio 3's Solti evening.

1: `The Fastest Baton in the West'.

Humphrey Carpenter introduces recollections of Solti on and off the rostrum.

197D02A Lion At The Opera19971230

Four programmes of highlights from Radio 3's Solti evening.

2: `A Lion at the Opera'.

Humphrey Burton surveys Solti's operatic work, with Birgit Nilsson, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Placido Domingo and Sir Peter Hall.

197D03Solti Snapshots19971231

The third of four programmes of highlights from Radio 3's Solti evening.

3: `Solti Snapshots'.

Humphrey Carpenter introduces memorable encounters with Solti.

Evelyn Glennie remembers Solti the pianist, and Richard Eyre recalls his first, bracing meeting with the maestro.