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Winners: Beethoven on the road with the NZSQ

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Here are the winners of double passes to the New Zealand String Quartet's national tour, and some of the unusual memories and places you have heard the music of Beethoven.


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Wednesday 12 August

9:00 AM. The Works

Nick Tipping offers a full menu of masterpieces

KOEHNE: Way Out West - Diana Doherty (ob), Sinfonia Australis/Mark Summerbell (ABC 980 046)

SAINT-SAËNS: Danse macabre - Royal Scottish National Orch/Alexander Gibson (Chandos CHAN 6503)

PICKER: Old and Lost Rivers - London SO/John Williams (Sony 62729)

COUPERIN arr Allen: Les baricades mistérieuses - Nancy Allen (harp) (EMI CDM 7 69070)

RIES: Introduction & Variations Brillantes Op 170 - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), Royal Liverpool Phil/Uwe Grodd (Naxos 8.57044)

FAURE: Cantique de Jean Racine - Cambridge Singers, members of City of London Sinfonia/John Rutter (Collegium COLCD 109)


LEGRAND: You Must Believe in Spring- Tony Bennett (voc), Bill Evans (Fantasy 231281)

SCHUBERT: Impromptu in Bb D899/3 - Maria Joao Pires (pno) (DG 457550)

BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D BWV1050 - Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 478 2191)

MOZART compltd Langrée: Credo, from Mass No 18 in C minor K427, Great - Le Concert d'Astrée/Louis Langrée (Virgin 3 59309)

SMETANA: Vltava, from Ma Vlast - Orchestra Wellington/Marc Taddei (RNZ 2018)


KASKA: Majestic Journey - Adam Frey (euphonium), New Zealand SO/Bruce Hangen (Naxos 8.570538)

HANDEL: Minuet, from Berenice - English CO/Raymond Leppard (SONY MLK 64066)

PURCELL: The Fairy Queen, Symphony - Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall (Auvidis Fontalis ES 9903)

MAYER: Symphony No 5 in F minor - Berlin Chamber SO/Jurgen Bruns (Dreyer Gaido CD21015)

RUTTER: Out of the deep, from Requiem - Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia/John Rutter (Collegium CSCD 500)

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