In Tune Highlights

In Tune Highlights

Highlights from BBC Radio 3’s weekday drivetime programme In Tune - featuring interviews with guests from the world of music and the arts. In Tune is broadcast every weekday 4.30-6.30pm, presented by Sean Rafferty or Suzy Klein.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • Jonathan Biss 25 MAR 2015

    Thu, 26 Mar 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Pianist Jonathan Biss talks to Suzy Klein about his life-long obsession with Beethoven, which has inspired not just his recordings but also his writing and a new online course he runs from the Curtis Institute. Jonathan recently released his latest recording of Beethoven on his own JB label.

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  • Angela Hewitt 25 MAR 2015

    Thu, 26 Mar 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Angela Hewitt drops in to the In Tune studio to play Bach as well as her new venture, Scarlatti. She talks to Suzy Klein about her upcoming Masterclasses as part of the 'It's All About Piano' festival and looks back on 20 years of Bach recordings for Hyperion.

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  • Louis Lortie 24 MAR 2015

    Wed, 25 Mar 15

    Duration:
    12 mins

    Acclaimed Canadian pianist Louis Lortie talks to Suzy Klein about how he approaches playing Chopin, and also about his next recital of Liszt and Beethoven.

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  • Ann Murray & Malcolm Martineau 23 MAR 2015

    Tue, 24 Mar 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Legendary Irish mezzo-soprano, Ann Murray, talks to Suzy Klein about her farewell recital album, recorded with pianist Malcolm Martineau and members of their families.

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  • Gerald Finley and Julius Drake 19 MAR 2015

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    Duration:
    13 mins

    Canadian bass-baritone Gerald Finley and pianist Julius Drake discuss the unique combination of styles in the songs of Liszt and their working relationship spanning the last 25 years

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  • Le Vent du Nord 16 MAR 2015

    Tue, 17 Mar 15

    Duration:
    12 mins

    Suzy Klein is joined in our Salford studios by the Quebecois folk group Le Vent du Nord whose performances capture 'the energy and mirth of a Saturday night kitchen party'!

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  • Courtney Pine and Zoe Rahman 11 MAR 2015

    Thu, 12 Mar 15

    Duration:
    12 mins

    Two huge names from the jazz world, Courtney Pine (playing bass clarinet) and pianist Zoe Rahman are in the In Tune studio talking about their new album 'Song (the Ballad Book)', a stripped back and intimate collection of standards. Courtney and Zoe talk to Sean Rafferty all about how they started working together and the process of choosing the works for the album.

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  • Ben Gernon 09 MAR 2015

    Mon, 9 Mar 15

    Duration:
    7 mins

    Sean Rafferty with ex-Colin Davis pupil and rising star conductor Ben Gernon, who is about to take the Camerata Salzburg on a tour of the UK.

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  • Jeremy Denk 06 MAR 2015

    Mon, 9 Mar 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Pianist Jeremy Denk talks to Sean Rafferty ahead of his concert with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields at Cadogan Hall in London. Jeremy talks about trading a life of chemistry for the piano, winning the prestigious MacArthur Genius Award and the composers he most admires.

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  • The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny 04 MAR 2015

    Wed, 4 Mar 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Kurt Weill's opera The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny opens at the Royal Opera House soon - singers Kurt Streit and Christine Rice take a break from rehearsals to join Sean Rafferty to talk about their characters, and how mezzo-sopranos are 'quite used to playing hookers and whores'...

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