Spring And Summer Concerts From Denmark

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01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150210

Presented by Verity Sharp

Haydn: Piano Trio No 39 in G major, Hob. XV:25 ('Gypsy')

Brahms: Piano Trio No 1 in B major, Op 8

Formed in 2013, the Vitruvi Trio won Danish National Radio's P2 Chamber Music Competition 2014, carrying off both First Prize and the Audience Prize, and also First Prize in Latvia, at the Jurmala International Chamber Music Competition. Today they perform Haydn's ever-popular 'Gypsy' trio, and Brahms's sumptuous B major Trio, in a concert last summer at Nordby Church on the Island of Fanø, near Esbjerg on the west coast of Jutland.

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150211

Florian Boesch (baritone) / Justus Zeyen (piano)

Schumann: Liederkreis, Op 24

Strauss: Breit' über mein Haupt; All meine Gedanken; Die Nacht; Ruhe meine Seele; Allerseelen

Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen

Baritone Florian Boesch and pianist Justus Zeyen perform Schumann's Liederkreis Op 24 and songs by Richard Strauss, recorded in concert last July during the Hindsgavl Festival, at the 18th century Hindsgavl Manor on the westernmost tip of the Island of Funen. Their recital ends with Mahler's setting of his own text - Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen - a song cycles telling of a young man who has lost his love to a rival. Presented by Verity Sharp.

Tomorrow's Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert features another concert from the Hindsgavl Festival, with cellist Gautier Capucon and pianist Yuja Wang.

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150212

Gautier Capuçon (cello) / Yuja Wang (piano)

Debussy: Cello Sonata in D minor, L 135

Rachmaninov: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 19

In today's concert, recorded at the picturesque Hindsgavl Manor on the Danish Island of Funen as part of the 2014 Hindsgavl Festival, French cellist Gautier Capuçon and Chinese pianist Yuja Wang play two of the most popular sonatas of the cello repertoire, by Debussy and Rachmaninov - his final chamber work. Verity Sharp presents.

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150213

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150213

Sine Bundgaard (soprano),

Erik Kaltoft (piano).

Debussy: Beau soir; Clair de lune; Pierrot; Apparition; Romance; Coquetterie posthume; Romance: silence ineffable

Berg: Seven Early Songs

Grieg: Solveig's Cradle Song; Solveig's Song (from Peer Gynt)

Grieg: Med vandlilie (With a Water Lily); To brune øjne (Two Brown Eyes); En svane (A Swan); En drøm (A Dream)

Danish soprano Sine Bundgaard and pianist Erik Kaltoft begin their recital with a selection of songs by Debussy, followed by Alban Berg's charming Seven Early Songs, written while he was studying with Schoenberg. The concert finishes with six songs by Edvard Grieg, including Solveig's Song, from his music for Ibsen's famous play Peer Gynt. Verity Sharp presents this concert, given last summer at the festival in Mols on the east coast of Jutland.

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150213

Sine Bundgaard (soprano),

Erik Kaltoft (piano).

Debussy: Beau soir; Clair de lune; Pierrot; Apparition; Romance; Coquetterie posthume; Romance: silence ineffable

Berg: Seven Early Songs

Grieg: Solveig's Cradle Song; Solveig's Song (from Peer Gynt)

Grieg: Med vandlilie (With a Water Lily); To brune øjne (Two Brown Eyes); En svane (A Swan); En drøm (A Dream)

Danish soprano Sine Bundgaard and pianist Erik Kaltoft begin their recital with a selection of songs by Debussy, followed by Alban Berg's charming Seven Early Songs, written while he was studying with Schoenberg. The concert finishes with six songs by Edvard Grieg, including Solveig's Song, from his music for Ibsen's famous play Peer Gynt. Verity Sharp presents this concert, given last summer at the festival in Mols on the east coast of Jutland.