BBC Music Magazine


100 years a er the first performanc­e of Vaughan Williams’s masterpiec­e, Andrew Green explores its inspiratio­ns and cultural significan­ce


Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending

Featuring Iona Brown with the BBC Symphony Orchestra; plus Warlock’s The Curlew and works by Delius

PLUS! Jeremy Nicholas delves into the strange life of composer Cyril Scott; Paul Riley on artist Gustav Klimt’s extraordin­ary 1902 Beethoven Frieze; Jeremy Pound on the musical works inspired by Ovid’s Metamorpho­ses; plus John Allison on Hindemith and Claire Jackson on the best recordings of Mozart’s Flute Concerto No. 1

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Rising notes: A lark, quite literally ascending

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