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Ensemble Meridiana - Tastes of Europe - The Early Music Show


08 March 2011
The Early Music Show
Lucie Skeaping

Lucie Skeaping presents highlights of a concert given by Ensemble Meridiana at the 2010 York Early Music Christmas Festival. Ensemble Meridiana were the winners of the York Early Music International Young Artists Competition in 2009. Lucie talks to a couple of members of the ensemble to find out what they have been up to since their success in York, and introduces highlights from the concert, chamber music by Telemann and Corelli.

The program is available on the BBC's iPlayer for a limited time here.


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