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Anna Clyne: Masquerade

Composer Anna ClyneJavier Oddo/Boosey & Hawks

June 01, 2021

Composer Anna Clyne was asked to write something "exuberant" for a festival in London. She created an energetic fanfare...with an old English drinking song thrown in for good measure. On today's show, hear the BBC Symphony Orchestra play Anna Clyne's exuberant Masquerade.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Anna Clyne: Dance: In the middle of the fighting
Inbal Segev, cello
London Philharmonic Orchestra | Marin Alsop, conductor
Clyne: Dance - Elgar: Cello Concerto
Avie 2419

Franz Anton Hoffmeister: Duo Concertante in G Major for flute and viola
Alice K. Dade, flute | Toby Appel, viola
Colorado College Summer Music Festival, Packard Performance Hall, Colorado Springs CO

Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 12 in F major, B. 179, Op. 96, "American"
American String Quartet
Aspen Music Festival and School, Harris Concert Hall, Aspen, CO

Anna Clyne: Masquerade
BBC Symphony Orchestra | Marin Alsop, conductor
Anna Clyne: Mythologies
Avie 2434

Hour 2

Maurice Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales Movement 8 Epilogue: Lent
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra | Yannick Nezet-Seguin, conductor
Ravel: Ballet And Dance Music
EMI Classics 66342

Felix Mendelssohn: Variations serieuses in D minor, Op. 54
Jeremy Denk, piano
Aspen Music Festival and School, Harris Concert Hall, Aspen, CO

Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloe, Suite No. 2
Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra | Louis Langree, conductor
Grand Teton Music Festival, Walk Festival Hall, Jackson Hole, WY

Hildegard von Bingen: Ave generosa gloriosa
Christoffer Moller, piano & keyboards
Danish National Vocal Ensemble | Eamonn Dougan, conductor
DR Concert House, Copenhagen, Denmark

Christoffer Moller: Deer - Wolf
Christoffer Moller, piano & keyboards
Danish National Vocal Ensemble | Eamonn Dougan, conductor
DR Concert House, Copenhagen, Denmark

Johann Johannsson: Orphic Hymn
Christoffer Moller, piano & keyboards
Danish National Vocal Ensemble | Eamonn Dougan, conductor
DR Concert House, Copenhagen, Denmark