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The Last Century

1921 – Episode 5

This programme features music that has been composed exactly one century ago. Today all works are from Russia.


  1. Sergei Rachmaninoff: Paraphrase on ‘Liebesleid’ from Fritz Kreisler. Sergej Rachmaninoff, piano
  2. Nikolai Medtner: 3 fairy tales, Op. 42. Hamish Milne, piano
  3. Sergei Lyapunov, Sextet, Op. 63. John Thwaites, piano; Dante Quartet; Leon Bosch, contrabass


Extra: Igor Stravinsky: 2 parts from ‘Les cinq doigts’. Elena Kuschnerova, piano

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