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Master pianist Geoffrey Madge discusses two pianists with outstanding personalities in episode 167: Marcelle Meyer and Dame Myra Hess.

On Sunday morning July 19 from 10-11 pm, listen to the programme Madge-point on There will be a repeat on Thursday morning July 23 from 11-12 pm. Due to the Corona crisis this episode is again recorded without Louis Thorig, and not in Marco Wensveen’s, but in Geoffrey’s studio.
Episode 167 is about two pianists of the highest class with their unique personalities. They are Marcelle Meyer en Dame Myra Hess.
1. Sonata in G K14, Scarlatti. Dame Myra Hess, piano.
Sonata n C minor third K11, Scarlatti.
2. Jesu joy of man’s desiring. From Bach’s cantata BWV 147. Dame
Myra Hess, piano.
3. Troisième livre de pièces de clavecin, dix-huitième ordre (Tic Tok).
Quatrième livre de pièces de clavecin, vingt-cinquième ordre.
Troisième livre, quatorzième ordre.
François Couperin. Marcelle Meyer, piano.
4. Bourrée Fantasque. Emmanuel Chabrier. Marcelle Meyer, piano.
5. Violin sonata no 10 in G opus 96. Beethoven. Isaac Stern, violin
and Dame Myra Hess, piano.
6. Bagatelle in Bes opus 119. Beethoven. Dame Myra Hess, piano.
Composition: Geoffrey Madge
Technique: Marco Wensveen
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