fri 6 feb 2015
Theme: Classical Music
Listen on Sunday 8th February from 10:00 to 11:00 CET to the programme Madge-point. In episode #26 Geoffrey Madge and Louis Thörig will be considering transcriptions and paraphrases.
The programme includes music by Leopold Godowsky, Andry Schulz-Evler, Franz Liszt and Sergei Rachmaninov.
We will be listening to his transcriptions by Schulz-Ever of the waltzes by Johann Strauss, the music by Van Godowsky was inspired by the songs of Richard Strauss and the piece by Liszt refers to Schubert’s Erlkönig.
Rachmaninov plays his own transciption of a piece by Bach.
Compiled by: Geoffrey Madge