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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  • 24 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Evelyn Glennie on Proms 2015

    One of the world's greatest percussionists, Dame Evelyn Glennie, on how to listen, her project commissioning new music

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 24 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Leif Ove Andsnes on Proms 2015

    Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes on his complete cycle of Beethoven piano concertos at the 2015 Proms, marking the

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 21 Apr 7MB

    R3InTune: Jack Liebeck and Professor Brian Cox

    Violinist Jack Liebeck and Professor Brian Cox talk to Suzy Klein about the nature of time, the universe & everything

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 17 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Adrian Chandler 16 APR 2015

    Adrian Chandler, violinist and director of the acclaimed early music ensemble La Serenissima, talks to Sean Rafferty

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 15 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Omer Meir Wellber 15 APR 2015

    Conductor Omer Meir Wellber on working as Daniel Barenboim's assistant, mimicking other conductors, playing the

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 15 Apr 7MB

    R3InTune: Alan Gilbert 14 APR 2015

    Conductor of the mighty New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert, joins Sean to talk about the orchestra's residency at the

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 14 Apr 4MB

    R3InTune: Matthew Barley 13 APR 2015

    Cellist Matthew Barley talks to Sean Rafferty about HK Gruber's hugely challenging cello concerto which he will perform

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 08 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Paavo Jarvi 07 APR 2015

    Conductor Paavo Jarvi is currently in the UK to continue his great Nielsen Symphony Cycle with the Philharmonia

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 03 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Alison Balsom 03 APR 2015

    Star trumpeter Alison Balsom on touring Bramwell Tovey’s piece 'Songs of the Paradise Saloon' with London Philharmonic

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 02 Apr 4MB

    R3InTune: James MacMillan 2nd APR 2015

    Composer James Macmillan talks to Sean Rafferty about his St Luke Passion and the relevance of Passions today. James

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 01 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Mark Padmore 31 MAR 2015

    As In Tune reveals the nominations for this year's RPS Music Awards, Sean Rafferty talks to tenor Mark Padmore who is

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 26 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Jonathan Biss 25 MAR 2015

    Pianist Jonathan Biss talks to Suzy Klein about his life-long obsession with Beethoven, which has inspired not just his

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 26 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Angela Hewitt 25 MAR 2015

    Angela Hewitt drops in to the In Tune studio to play Bach as well as her new venture, Scarlatti. She talks to Suzy Klein

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 25 Mar 6MB

    R3InTune: Louis Lortie 24 MAR 2015

    Acclaimed Canadian pianist Louis Lortie talks to Suzy Klein about how he approaches playing Chopin, and also about his

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 24 Mar 7MB

    R3InTune: Ann Murray & Malcolm Martineau 23 MAR 2015

    Legendary Irish mezzo-soprano, Ann Murray, talks to Suzy Klein about her farewell recital album, recorded with pianist

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 19 Mar 6MB

    R3InTune: Gerald Finley and Julius Drake 19 MAR 2015

    Canadian bass-baritone Gerald Finley and pianist Julius Drake discuss the unique combination of styles in the songs of

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 17 Mar 6MB

    R3InTune: Le Vent du Nord 16 MAR 2015

    Suzy Klein is joined in our Salford studios by the Quebecois folk group Le Vent du Nord whose performances capture 'the

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 12 Mar 6MB

    R3InTune: Courtney Pine and Zoe Rahman 11 MAR 2015

    Two huge names from the jazz world, Courtney Pine (playing bass clarinet) and pianist Zoe Rahman are in the In Tune

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 09 Mar 3MB

    R3InTune: Ben Gernon 09 MAR 2015

    Sean Rafferty with ex-Colin Davis pupil and rising star conductor Ben Gernon, who is about to take the Camerata Salzburg

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 09 Mar 7MB

    R3InTune: Jeremy Denk 06 MAR 2015

    Pianist Jeremy Denk talks to Sean Rafferty ahead of his concert with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields at Cadogan

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 04 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny 04 MAR 2015

    Kurt Weill's opera The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny opens at the Royal Opera House soon - singers Kurt Streit

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 02 Mar 6MB

    R3InTune: Brook Street Band 27 FEB 2015

    The Brook Street Band's cellist Tatty Theo on 18th century Leipzig coffeehouse culture - in particular, Zimmerman's

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 27 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: Edgaras Montvidas 26 FEB 2015

    The Glyndebourne season starts in May and in this podcast Sara Mohr-Pietsch talks to one of the big names to look out

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 26 Feb 7MB

    R3InTune: Peter Sellars 25 FEB 2015

    Opera director Peter Sellars' new production of Purcell's Indian Queen for the ENO opens tonight. In this interview with

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 24 Feb 8MB

    R3InTune: Noah Stewart 24 FEB 2015

    Tenor Noah Stewart joined Suzy Klein ahead of singing in Purcell's Indian Queen at English National Opera and then

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 24 Feb 7MB

    R3InTune: Ray Chen 23 FEB 2015

    Violinist Ray Chen talks to Suzy Klein ahead of his concert with the London Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Festival

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 19 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Julia Lezhneva 19 FEB 2015

    Russian soprano Julia Lezhneva on moving from Moscow to Cardiff, choosing the right teacher and performing in Vivaldi's

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 19 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: Anne Sofie von Otter 17 FEB 2015

    Mezzo soprano Anne Sofie von Otter talks to Sean Rafferty about performing with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and her

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 13 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: ‘Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends’ at the National Portrait Gallery 12 FEB 2015

    Sean Rafferty gets a sneak preview of the National Portrait Gallery's new exhibition ‘Sargent: Portraits of Artists

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 11 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Andreas Ottensamer 11 FEB 2015

    Principal clarinettist with the Berlin Philharmonic, Andreas Ottensamer discusses connections between sport and music,

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 06 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Iain Paterson 06 FEB 2015

    Wagnerian bass-baritone Iain Paterson on the challenge of singing Hans Sachs in Wagner's Die Meistersinger at ENO, the

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 06 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: Elizabeth Zharoff 05 FEB 2015

    Soprano Elizabeth Zharoff talks to Suzy Klein about starring as Violetta at English National Opera, and her other

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 05 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: Mitsuko Uchida and Robin Ticciati 04 FEB 2015

    Pianist Mitsuko Uchida and Robin Ticciati talk to Suzy Klein ahead of their concert at Usher Hall in Edinburgh with the

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 04 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Robert Levin on improvising cadenzas 03 FEB 2015

    Fortepianist Robert Levin tells Suzy Klein how he improvises cadenzas in Mozart's concertos, why they aren't a place to

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 02 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Artur Pizarro remembers Aldo Cicciolini 02 FEB 2015

    Pianist Artur Pizarro remembers his teacher, Aldo Cicciolini, who died on 1st February.

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 02 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Kent Nagano 30 Jan 2015

    Conductor Kent Nagano talks to Sean Rafferty about his concert with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican in London

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 29 Jan 5MB

    R3InTune: Gianandrea Noseda 29 JAN 2015

    Conductor Gianandrea Noseda on life and music in Turin, working with pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet and returning to

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 29 Jan 8MB

    R3InTune: Antonio Pappano 28 JAN 2015

    Royal Opera House conductor Antonio Pappano on Giordano's great verismo opera, Andrea Chenier.

    Duration: 18 mins

  • 27 Jan 6MB

    R3InTune: Gerald Barry & Clark Rundell 26 JAN 2015

    Composer Gerald Barry discusses the influences of Handel and castrati on his opera 'The Intelligence Park', and

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 23 Jan 5MB

    R3InTune: Sam Wanamaker Playhouse 23 JAN 2015

    Sean Rafferty goes backstage at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, part of Shakespeare's Globe in London, in the company of Dr

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 22 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Rubens and his legacy at the Royal Academy of Arts 21JAN 2015

    Sean Rafferty gets a special sneak preview of 'Rubens and His Legacy - Van Dyck to Cézanne', a new exhibition at the

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 21 Jan 6MB

    R3InTune: Sergei Leiferkus 20 JAN 2015

    Sean Rafferty introduces the deep, rich tones of Russian baritone Sergei Leiferkus. In London for a performance of

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 19 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: George Fenton 19 JAN 2015

    Composer George Fenton talks to Sean Rafferty about The Blue Planet in Concert - a live performance of the music shown

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 19 Jan 6MB

    R3InTune: Sarah Connolly 19 JAN 2015

    Mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly and pianist Joseph Middleton turn their attention to American song, and talk to Sean about

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 16 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Valentina Lisitsa 16 JAN 2015

    Pianist Valentina Lisitsa on how a taste for classical music develops just like a taste for food and wine, her optimism

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 15 Jan 7MB

    R3InTune: Imogen Cooper 14 JAN 2015

    Pianist Imogen Cooper talks to Ian Skelly about her new CD of music by Robert and Clara Schumann, the challenges of

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 12 Jan 7MB

    R3InTune: John Lill 12 Jan 2015

    Pianist John Lill talks to Suzy about his illustrious career, the secrets of good technique, and the continuing

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 09 Jan 6MB

    R3InTune: Tir Eolas 09 JAN 2015

    Folk ensemble Tir Eolas talk to Suzy Klein about their debut album, and play live in the studio

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 09 Jan 6MB

    R3InTune: Renée Fleming 08 JAN 2015

    Grammy award-winning Renée Fleming talks to Suzy Klein about her starring role as Hanna Glawari, the titular 'Merry

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 06 Jan 6MB

    R3InTune: Dame Felicity Lott 05 JAN 2015

    Soprano Dame Felicity Lott talks to Suzy Klein about her new role as patron of the City of London Sinfonia, initially

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 24 Dec 2MB

    R3InTune: Cerys Matthews' Christmas Cracker 24 DEC 2014

    Singer, broadcaster and BBC Ten Pieces ambassador Cerys Matthews reveals her favourite Christmas piece

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 23 Dec 3MB

    R3InTune: Julian Joseph's Christmas Cracker 23rd DEC 2014

    Jazz pianist and BBC Ten Pieces ambassador Julian Joseph reveals his favourite Christmas piece, and even treats us to an

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 22 Dec 2MB

    R3InTune: Catrin Finch's Christmas Cracker 22 DEC 2014

    Harpist and BBC Ten Pieces ambassador Catrin Finch reveals her favourite Christmas carol

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 19 Dec 7MB

    R3InTune: John Rutter 18 DEC 2014

    Sean Rafferty talks to the man completely synonimous with Christmas music - choral composer John Rutter, who has now

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 17 Dec 5MB

    R3InTune: Peter Phillips 17 Dec 14

    Sean talks to conductor Peter Phillips, discussing his acclaimed choir The Tallis Scholars as they prepare for a

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 16 Dec 6MB

    R3InTune: Joseph Calleja 16 DEC 2014

    Superstar Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja talks to Sean Rafferty about singing Verdi at the Royal Opera House.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 15 Dec 2MB

    R3InTune: Alison Balsom's Christmas Cracker 15 DEC 2014

    Trumpeter and BBC Ten Pieces ambassador Alison Balsom reveals her favourite Christmas piece

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 10 Dec 5MB

    R3InTune: Sakari Oramo 10 DEC 2014

    Conductor Sakari Oramo on Danish composer Carl August Nielsen's life and work, and making new discoveries in music

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 08 Dec 7MB

    R3InTune: John Mauceri 08 DEC 2014

    Conductor John Mauceri talks to Suzy Klein about his new CD of 'Music for Hitchcock' and the joy to be found in musical

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 05 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Jack Liebeck 05 DEC 14

    Violinist Jack Liebeck joins Sean Rafferty at MediaCityUK in Salford to talk about performing and recording Bruch, and

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 04 Dec 5MB

    R3InTune: Hakan Hardenberger 04 DEC 2014

    Trumpeter Hakan Hardenberger talks to Sean Rafferty about his new Brett Dean commission with the BBC Symphony Orchestra,

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 03 Dec 6MB

    R3InTune: Vladimir Ashkenazy 02 DEC 2014

    Pianist and conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy talks to Sean about life under Stalin and meeting Shostakovich.

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 01 Dec 5MB

    R3InTune: Matthew Bourne 01 DEC 2014

    Choreographer and director Matthew Bourne on the changing attitudes to dance, the BBC Young Dancer competition and

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 28 Nov 10MB

    R3InTune: Vanessa Redgrave 28 NOV 2014

    Actress Vanessa Redgrave and international lawyer Philippe Sands with baritone Laurent Naouri perform extracts from

    Duration: 21 mins

  • 26 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Yan Pascal Tortelier 26 NOV 2014

    Conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier discusses working with students, his time at Ulster Orchestra and bungee jumping

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 26 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Julian and Jiaxin Lloyd Webber 25 NOV 2014

    Husband and wife Julian and Jiaxin Lloyd Webber join Sean in the studio to talk about their new CD of music for two

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 24 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Sir John Tomlinson 24 NOV 2014

    Legendary bass Sir John Tomlinson talks to Sean Rafferty about performing in Tristan at the Royal Opera House, and a

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 21 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Dame Emma Kirkby 21 NOV 14

    Dame Emma Kirkby talks to Sean Rafferty about her career as an early music specialist with particular emphasis on

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 20 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Peter Sellars 20 NOV 2014

    Director Peter Sellars on John Adams' The Gospel According to the Other Mary at English National Opera

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 20 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Alamire's David Skinner 19 NOV 2014

    David Skinner, the director of the acclaimed consort Alamire, talks to Sean Rafferty about their new CD 'The Spy's

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 18 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Jay Rayner's Hungry Jazz 18 NOV 2014

    The Observer's food critic and Masterchef judge Jay Rayner turns his hand(s) to the piano, and performs jazz with his

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 17 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Clare Teal 17 NOV 2014

    Jazz singer and broadcaster Clare Teal discusses starting out as a singer, coffee, her hero Ella Fitzgerald and the EFG

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 17 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: William Christie 17 NOV 2014

    Conductor and harpsichordist William Christie on his passion for Handel, staging ballets by Rameau, and forming his

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 17 Nov 3MB

    R3InTune: Abdullah Ibrahim 14 NOV 2014

    Last week the London Jazz Festival began it's 22nd year with a host of concerts including one by jazz piano legend

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 14 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Julian Rachlin 13 NOV 2014

    Violinist-turned-conductor Julian Rachlin is the Royal Northern Sinfonia's new Principal Guest Conductor, who believes

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 12 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Denis Matsuev 12 NOV 2014

    Russian pianist Denis Matsuev aka 'The Siberian Bear' discusses performing and touring with the LSO and Valery Gergiev,

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 12 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Jamie Cullum 12 NOV 2014

    Singer and pianist Jamie Cullum discusses the making of his new album 'Interlude' and his London Jazz Festival

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 12 Nov 4MB

    R3InTune: Filomena Campus 11 NOV 2014

    Sardinian jazz singer Filomena Campus joins Suzy Klein in the studio to talk about her new album Scaramouche and this

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 10 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Sir Mark Elder 10 NOV 2014

    Conductor Sir Mark Elder discusses learning to love Vaughan Williams, the importance of quiet time and libraries when

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 07 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Simon Keenlyside 07 NOV 2014

    Baritone Simon Keenlyside talks to Suzy Klein about his new CD of classic American (and West End) show songs,

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 05 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Carl Davis Last Train to Tomorrow 04 NOV 2014

    Conductor and composer Carl Davis talks to Suzy Klein about the upcoming performance of Last Train to Tomorrow at the

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 03 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Free Thinking Festival - Joe Stilgoe 31OCT 2014

    In Tune was live from the Sage Gateshead to kick off Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival, with Sean Rafferty speaking to a

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 03 Nov 4MB

    R3InTune: Free Thinking Festival - Alun Withey 31OCT 2014

    In Tune was live from the Sage Gateshead to kick off Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival, with Sean Rafferty speaking to a

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 03 Nov 3MB

    R3InTune: Free Thinking Festival - Karen Armstrong 31OCT 2014

    In Tune was live from the Sage Gateshead to kick off Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival, with Sean Rafferty speaking to a

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 03 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Free Thinking Festival - Elif Shafak 31OCT 2014

    In Tune was live from the Sage Gateshead to kick off Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival, with Sean Rafferty speaking to a

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 03 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Free Thinking Festival - Lord Falconer 31OCT 2014

    In Tune was live from the Sage Gateshead to kick off Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival, with Sean Rafferty speaking to a

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 03 Nov 3MB

    R3InTune: Free Thinking Festival - David Almond 31OCT 2014

    In Tune was live from the Sage Gateshead to kick off Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival, with Sean Rafferty speaking to a

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 30 Oct 7MB

    R3InTune: Mark Padmore and Thomas Larcher 30 OCT 2014

    Tenor Mark Padmore and composer/pianist Thomas Larcher on the differences between music education in England and

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 30 Oct 6MB

    R3InTune: Jonathan Lemalu & Audrey Hyland 29 OCT 2014

    Baritone Jonathan Lemalu from New Zealand and pianist Audrey Hyland perform live in the In Tune studio and discuss

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 23 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: Wayne McGregor & Alex Whitley 22 OCT 2014

    Choreographers Wayne McGregor and Alex Whitley talk to Sean Rafferty about their new work set to music by Thomas Ades

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 21 Oct 7MB

    R3InTune: Pinchas Zukerman and Amanda Forsyth 21 OCT 2014

    Violinist/Conductor Pinchas Zukerman and cellist Amanda Forsyth discuss their UK tour with the Canadian Arts Centre

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 21 Oct 4MB

    R3InTune: Evenlyn Glennie - British Composer Awards 20 OCT 2014

    This week the nominations for the 2014 British Composer Awards were announced. Celebrated percussionist Evelyn Glennie

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 21 Oct 8MB

    R3InTune: Neil Sedaka 20 OCT 2014

    Legendary singer songwriter Neil Sedaka talks to Sean about his upcoming UK tour, his illustrious pop career and the

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 17 Oct 2MB

    R3InTune: British Museum - Barlach Angel 17 OCT 2014

    Exhibit 6/6: Barlach Angel. Sean talks to curators Barrie Cooke and Clarissa von Spee of the exhibition 'Germany:

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 17 Oct 2MB

    R3InTune: British Museum - Banknotes 17 OCT 2014

    Exhibit 5/6: Banknotes. Sean talks to curators Barrie Cooke and Clarissa von Spee of the exhibition 'Germany: Memories

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 17 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: British Museum - Huntsman Automaton 17 OCT 2014

    Exhibit 4/6: Huntsman Automaton. Sean talks to curators Barrie Cooke and Clarissa von Spee of the exhibition 'Germany:

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 17 Oct 2MB

    R3InTune: British Museum - Gutenberg Bible 17 OCT 2014

    Exhibit 3/6: Gutenberg Bible. Sean talks to curators Barrie Cooke and Clarissa von Spee of the exhibition 'Germany:

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 17 Oct 2MB

    R3InTune: British Museum - Tischbein's Goethe 17 OCT 2014

    Exhibit 2/6: Tischbein's Goethe. Sean talks to curators Barrie Cooke and Clarissa von Spee of the exhibition 'Germany:

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 17 Oct 2MB

    R3InTune: British Museum - Strasbourg Clock 17 OCT 2014

    Exhibit 1/6: Strasbourg Clock. Sean talks to curators Barrie Cooke and Clarissa von Spee of the exhibition 'Germany:

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 16 Oct 6MB

    R3InTune: Dame Gillian Lynne 16 OCT 2014

    Dancer and choreographer Dame Gillian Lynne and composer Giles Easterbrook discuss Arthur Bliss' Miracle in the Gorbals,

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 16 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: Jonathan Miller & Rory Bremner

    Celebrated opera director Jonathan Miller helms a new production of Bizet's Carmen for the Mid-Wales Opera company,

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 16 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: Mitsuko Uchida 15 OCT 2014

    The phenomenal pianist Dame Mitsuko Uchida talks to Sean Rafferty ahead of her performance at the Royal Festival Hall in

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 15 Oct 4MB

    R3InTune: Joshua Bell 14 OCT 2014

    'Living legend' violinist Joshua Bell talks to Sean Rafferty about his new Bach CD recorded with the Academy of St

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 14 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: Rembrandt at the National Gallery 14 OCT 2014

    Sean Rafferty visits the new Rembrandt exhibition at the National Gallery in London.

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 13 Oct 6MB

    R3InTune: Sir Thomas Allen 13 OCT 2014

    Renowned baritone Sir Thomas Allen and pianist Joseph Middleton discuss Schubert, model making and singing at the Met in

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 10 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Stravinsky Firebird

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about The Firebird by Stravinsky - one of the works chosen for BBC Ten Pieces

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 09 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Anna Meredith: Connect It!

    Suzy Klein asks Anna Meredith to reveal ten intriguing facts about her new piece Connect It - one of the works chosen

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 09 Oct 6MB

    R3InTune: Eliza Carthy 08 OCT 2014

    Folk singer Eliza Carthy on starring in the BBC Music 'God Only Knows' recording, working with Tim Erikson, and the

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 08 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Night on a Bare Mountain

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about Mussorgsky's Night on a Bare Mountain - one of the works chosen for BBC

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 07 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Mozart Horn Concerto

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about Mozart's Horn Concerto - one of the works chosen for BBC Ten Pieces

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 06 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Mars from The Planets

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst - one of the works chosen for BBC

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 03 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Zadok the Priest

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about Handel's Zadok the Priest - one of the works chosen for BBC Ten Pieces

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 02 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about John Adams' Short Ride in a Fast Machine - one of the works chosen for BBC

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 01 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - In the Hall of the Mountain King

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about In The Hall of the Mountain King from Edvard Grieg's Peer Gynt - one of

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 30 Sep 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Britten's Storm

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about Storm from Benjamin Britten's Four Sea Interludes - one of the works

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 30 Sep 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Pieces - Nicola Benedetti 29 SEP 14

    As the BBC launches the Ten Pieces scheme, inspiring children to get creative with classical music, Suzy Klein speaks to

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 29 Sep 3MB

    R3InTune: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - Beethoven's 5th Symphony

    Suzy Klein reveals ten intriguing facts about Beethoven's Symphony No.5 - one of the works chosen for BBC Ten Pieces

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 24 Sep 9MB

    R3InTune: Christopher Hogwood Obituary: 24 Sep 14

    Sean talks to David Thomas, Emma Kirkby, and Pavlo Beznosuik about the conductor, musicologist, and founder of the

    Duration: 18 mins

  • 23 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Chloe Hanslip 23 SEP 14

    Violinist Chlose Hanslip drops by to talk about her upcoming recital at London's Wigmore Hall on Thursday 25th September

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 19 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Steven Isserlis Trench Cello 19 SEP 2014

    Cellist Steven Isserlis and violin dealer Charles Beare tell the amazing story of a 'trench cello' from World War One

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 18 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Wallace Collection's Grand Gallery 18 SEP 2014

    After two years of renovations, the Wallace Collection's Grand Gallery finally reopens on Friday 19th September, playing

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 17 Sep 10MB

    R3InTune: Gramophone Awards Winners 17 SEP 2014

    Three Gramophone Award-winners: violinist Leonidas Kavakos (Artist of the Year), conductor Riccardo Chailly (Orchestral

    Duration: 21 mins

  • 16 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson 16 SEP 2014

    Welsh baritone and award winning actor Emma Thompson on performing Sweeney Todd at English National Opera next year

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 16 Sep 8MB

    R3InTune: Colin Currie & Steve Reich 15 SEP 2014

    As he gets ready to launch his percussion festival 'Metal Wood Skin' at the South Bank in London, percussionist Colin

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 12 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Terry Cryer 12 SEP 2014

    Legendary photographer Terry Cryer on working with the stars of jazz and blues over the past 60 years, blagging his way

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 12 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Janine Jansen 11 SEP 2014

    Last Night of the Proms violinist, Janine Jansen talks to Suzy Klein about handling those Last Night nerves.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 09 Sep 7MB

    R3InTune: Sir Peter Maxwell Davies 08 SEP 2014

    National Treasure, composer Sir Peter Maxwell Davies shares his 80th birthday cake with Suzy Klein.

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 09 Sep 6MB

    R3InTune: Alison Balsom 08 SEP 2014

    Trumpeter Alison Balsom talks to Suzy Klein about her new album, tour, and inspiring young musicians and the importance

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 08 Sep 7MB

    R3InTune: James Rhodes 05 SEP 2014

    James Rhodes talks about his new Channel 4 documentary 'Don't Stop the Music', in which the outspoken pianist attempts

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 08 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Eric Whitacre and Professor Stephen Clift 05 SEP 2014

    Choral composer Eric Whitacre and Professor Stephen Clift discuss the huge benefits of singing and the science behind it

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 05 Sep 6MB

    R3InTune: Joyce DiDonato 04 SEP 2014

    American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato on preparing for auditions, owning a role, voice type and performing with Sir

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 04 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Marin Alsop 03 SEP 2014

    Conductor Marin Alsop talks to Sean Rafferty about tackling Mahler's First Symphony with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, and

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 02 Sep 7MB

    R3InTune: Lang Lang 2nd SEP 2014

    The superstar pianist Lang Lang drops by the In Tune studio to talk about his new series of books 'Mastering the Piano',

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 02 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Anoushka Shankar 01 SEP 2014

    Sitar star Anoushka Shankar talks to Sean Rafferty about Indian classical music, playing with her father, Ravi Shankar,

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 29 Aug 6MB

    R3InTune: Christine Goerke 29 AUG 2014

    American soprano Christine Goerke talks to Sean Rafferty about her upcoming performance as the title role of Strauss'

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 28 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Donald Runnicles 28 AUG 2014

    Conductor Donald Runnicles on performing Strauss' Salome at the Proms and adapting to the acoustic and surroundings of

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 26 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Michael Fine and Wu Wei 26 AUG 2014

    Producer and Artistic Advisor of Seoul Philharmoniuc Orchestra Michael Fine and Chinese sheng player Wu Wei discuss the

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 22 Aug 4MB

    R3InTune: Sir András Schiff 22 AUG 2014

    The world renowned pianist Sir András Schiff talks to Sean Rafferty all about his upcoming recital at the Edinburgh

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 21 Aug 4MB

    R3InTune: Natalie Clein 20 AUG 2014

    Cellist Natalie Clein talks about her upcoming recitals at the Purbeck Chamber Music Festival, including a special WW1

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 15 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Stuart Skelton 15 AUG 2014

    Tenor Stuart Skelton on singing at the BBC Proms, working with Edward Gardner, playing the lead role in Verdi's Otello

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 14 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Frans Brüggen remembered 13 AUG 14

    On Wednesday 13th August, conductor and renowned baroque flautist Frans Brüggen passed away. In this podcast, we delve

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 14 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Stevie Wishart 13 AUG 14

    Composer and musician Stevie Wishart talks to Suzy Klein about composing for the Proms back in 2011, and her upcoming

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 12 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Toby Spence 12 AUG 14

    Tenor Toby Spence on his relationship with his voice, surfing and performing Britten at Edinburgh International Festival

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 12 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Jonathan Biss 12 AUG 14

    American pianist Jonathan Biss discusses his approach to performing the works of Beethoven and Schumann, and his

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 11 Aug 6MB

    R3InTune: James Ehnes 11 AUG 2014

    Proms artist, violinist James Ehnes, talks to Suzy Klein about his love of chamber music, the Stradivarius violin he

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 06 Aug 4MB

    R3InTune: Sir Neville Marriner 06 AUG 2014

    Proms artist, conductor Sir Neville Marriner talks to Suzy Klein about turning 90, the Academy of St Martin in the

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 01 Aug 4MB

    R3InTune: Peter Phillips 31 JUL 2014

    Peter Phillips, director of the Tallis Scholars, talks about the choir's upcoming Late Night Prom celebrating the late

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 01 Aug 7MB

    R3InTune: Chilly Gonzales 30 JUL 2014

    The Canadian pianist, producer, rapper and 'sit-down comedian' talks to Sean Rafferty about his new book and CD

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 30 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: Gabriel Prokofiev 29 JUL 2014

    Composer Gabriel Prokofiev discusses his new Violin Concerto, ahead of its world premiere at the Proms this year.

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 28 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: Pumeza 28 JUL 2014

    South African soprano Pumeza on singing at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony, Bristol Proms and operatic roles for

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 25 Jul 7MB

    R3InTune: Sir Roger Norrington 25 JUL 2014

    Proms artist, conductor Sir Roger Norrington talks to Sean Rafferty about coming back to Bach and preparations for his

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 24 Jul 5MB

    R3InTune: Barry Douglas 23 JUL 2014

    Pianist Barry Douglas on recording Brahms, inspiring young musicians and his Proms 2014 appearance with conductor Valery

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 24 Jul 5MB

    R3InTune: Tasmin Little 23 JUL 2014

    Proms artist, violinist Tasmin Little on performing the Moeran Violin Concerto with the BBC Philharmonic and Juanjo Mena

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 23 Jul 6MB

    R3InTune: Judith Weir 22 JUL 2014

    Newly-appointed Master of the Queen's Music, Judith Weir CBE, talks to Sean Rafferty about her new royal role.

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 22 Jul 6MB

    R3InTune: Gerald Finley 21 JUL 2014

    Baritone Gerald Finley talks to Sean Rafferty about singing Durufle's Requiem at the BBC Proms, and climbing Mount

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 21 Jul 24MB

    R3InTune: Gareth Malone 18 JUL 2014

    Conductor Gareth Malone talks to Sean Rafferty about conducting the Proms Military Wives Choir and the upcoming War

    Duration: 52 mins

  • 21 Jul 5MB

    R3InTune: Roderick Williams 18 JUL 2014

    Baritone Roderick Williams talks to Sean Rafferty about performing at the Last Night of the Proms.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 04 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 10/10 - RCM Plaque

    As part of Radio 3's Music in the Great War, David Owen Norris considers remembrance and visits the Royal College of

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 03 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 9/10 - Indian Army

    As part of Radio 3's Music in the Great War, David Owen Norris turns his attention to the former British colonies.

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 02 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: 02 Jul 14

    Violinist and conductor Pinchas Zukerman on his forthcoming UK tour commemorating Canada's role in the First World War.

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 02 Jul 3MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 8/10 - Alexander's Ragtime Band

    As part of Radio 3's Music in the Great War, David Owen Norris's turn his attention to the US and a particular song:

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 01 Jul 3MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 7/10 - Alexander Scriabin

    As part of Radio 3's Music in the Great War, David Owen Norris hears about the extraordinary musical vision of the

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 30 Jun 3MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 6/10 - Marechal

    As part of Music in the Great War on Radio 3, David Owen Norris finds out about the instruments that soldiers used at

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 30 Jun 4MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 5/10 - Fritz Kreisler

    As part of Music in the Great War on Radio 3, David Owen Norris hears about the extraordinary account of life at the

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 30 Jun 3MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 4/10 - Lilian Baylis

    As part of Music in the Great War on Radio 3, David Owen Norris takes a look at music on the Home Front and takes a trip

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 25 Jun 3MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 3/10 - Bechstein Hall

    As part of Music in the Great War on Radio 3, David Owen Norris takes a look at the fate of the celebrated piano makers

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 24 Jun 3MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 2/10 - Highland Pipers

    As part of Music in the Great War on Radio 3, David Owen Norris hears about the incredible bravery of the pipers who led

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 24 Jun 5MB

    R3InTune: Nicola Benedetti 24 JUN 2014

    Renowned violinist Nicola Benedetti on playing folk violin, music education and her new album 'Homecoming - A Scottish

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 23 Jun 3MB

    R3InTune: WW1 Musical Story 1/10 - King Albert’s Book

    As part of Music in the Great War on Radio 3, David Owen Norris explores an extraordinary charity anthology put together

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 20 Jun 6MB

    R3InTune: James Rhodes 19 JUN 2014

    Pianist James Rhodes on connecting with young audiences, the healing powers of music, his passion for music education

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 19 Jun 4MB

    R3InTune: Karita Mattila 19 JUN 2014

    Finnish star soprano Karita Mattila on her upcoming performance of Richard Strauss' Ariadne auf Naxos at the Royal Opera

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 10 Jun 6MB

    R3InTune: John Williams 10 JUNE 2014

    Legendary guitarist John Williams tells Suzy why he's not retiring, his thoughts on music teaching and why playing the

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 09 Jun 5MB

    R3InTune: Kirill Gerstein 09 JUN 2014

    Russian American pianist Kirill Gerstein on jazz, growing up in Russia and recording the music of Mussorgsky and

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 04 Jun 6MB

    R3InTune: Bernard Haitink 04 JUN 2014

    One of the world's greatest conductors, Bernard Haitink, on his love of working with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe,

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 02 Jun 7MB

    R3InTune: Jools Holland 02 JUN 2014

    Pianist, bandleader and broadcaster Jools Holland on touring with his orchestra, his love of Oscar Peterson and Duke

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 02 Jun 5MB

    R3InTune: Brenda Lucas 02 JUN 2014

    Brenda Lucas discusses her late husband, John Ogdon, one of Britain's greatest ever classical pianists, ahead of a new

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 28 May 8MB

    R3InTune: Iestyn Davies 28 MAY 2014

    Counter-tenor Iestyn Davies talks to Swean Rafferty about the upcoming testosterone-fuelled 'Rinaldo' at Glyndebourne

    Duration: 17 mins

  • 28 May 17MB

    R3InTune: Hay Literary Festival Special 27 MAY 2014

    Gillian Clarke talks Welsh poetry, Ruby Wax on staying sane, William Dalrymple on the art of Mughal Delhi and Sebastian

    Duration: 35 mins

  • 28 May 4MB

    R3InTune: Alfred Brendel 27 MAY 2014

    Legendary pianist-turned-poet Alfred Brendel talks to Sean Rafferty about music and writing, and reads some of his

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 21 May 4MB

    R3InTune: Nico Muhly 21 May 2014

    American composer Nico Muhly talks about composing liturgical music, his love of the choir and working for Philip Glass

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 20 May 5MB

    R3InTune: Chelsea Flower Show 20 MAY 2014

    Sean visits the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and talks to Monty Don, Alan Titchmarsh and Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen about this

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 19 May 7MB

    R3InTune: Stephen Hough May 19 2014

    Stephen Hough talks to Sean Rafferty about the music of the night, as explored on his latest CD.

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 19 May 3MB

    R3InTune: Exponential Horn at the Science Museum 19 MAY 2014

    Sean Rafferty visits the new Exponential Horn installation by sound artist Aleksander Kolkowski at the Science Museum in

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 15 May 6MB

    R3InTune: Sir Antonio Pappano 15 MAY 2014

    Music Director of the Orchestra of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and the Royal Opera House discusses Rossini,

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 15 May 4MB

    R3InTune: Claude-Michel Schonberg and Alain Boublil 15 MAY 2014

    Miss Saigon composer Claude-Michel Schonberg and lyricist Alain Boublil talk about the new production of the show

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 13 May 10MB

    R3InTune: Gyorgy Pauk 13 May 2014

    Legendary violinist Gyorgy Pauk talks to Sean about his enviable career, his work with young players and his love of

    Duration: 22 mins

  • 09 May 5MB

    R3InTune: Ailyn Perez and Stephen Costello 08 MAY 2014

    Opera's new 'power couple' soprano Ailyn Perez and tenor Stephen Costello talk to Suzy Klein about life together on the

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 07 May 5MB

    R3InTune: Rosalind Plowright 07 May 2014

    Mezzo Rosalind Plowright OBE talks about what's inspired her to record her first recital disc, her previous life as an

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 01 May 5MB

    R3InTune: Angela Hewitt 01 MAY 2014

    Pianist Angela Hewitt discusses Bach's Art of Fugue and upcoming gigs at Glyndebourne and Wigmore Hall.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 01 May 2MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.8 David Garrick and his wife 21 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen’s

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 30 Apr 8MB

    R3InTune: Joyce DiDonato 30 APR 2014

    Sean talks to 'the perfect modern diva' soprano Joyce DiDonato about La Cenerentola at the New York Met, and she offers

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 28 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Curtis Stigers 28 APR 2014

    Jazz singer, saxophonist and songwriter Curtis Stigers discusses his new album 'Hooray for Love' and how mountain biking

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 25 Apr 3MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.12 London: The Thames from Somerset House Terrace 25 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen's

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 25 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Marcelo Bratke and Marco Gambino 25 Apr 14

    Sean speaks to Marcelo Bratke and Marco Gambino about l'Invitation au Voyage, their concert of music and poetry.

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 24 Apr 4MB

    R3InTune: BBC Proms - Sakari Oramo 24 APR 2014

    BBC Symphony Orchestra Chief Conductor Sakari Oramo talks about the 2014 Proms, playing the violin with Janine Jansen

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 24 Apr 2MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.11 Don Rodrigo Caldero 24 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen's

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 24 Apr 4MB

    R3InTune: BBC Proms - Alisa Weilerstein 24 APR 2014

    American cellist Alisa Weilerstein on playing at the 2014 Proms, recording the Elgar Cello Concerto with Daniel

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 23 Apr 3MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century No.10 Frederick the Great 23 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen’s

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 22 Apr 2MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.9 Table Clock 22 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 22 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Milos Karadaglic 21 April 2014

    Guitarist Milos talks about his beloved Smallman guitar, how he took up the instrument and the art of fingernail

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 18 Apr 2MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.7 Cleopatra with the Asp 18 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen’s

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 17 Apr 2MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.6 The Return from the Chase 17 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen's

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 16 Apr 3MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.5 Miniature of Princess Anne 16 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen’s

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 16 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Matisse Cut-Outs at Tate Modern 16 APR 2014

    Sean walks round the new blockbuster Matisse exhibition at Tate Modern to discover Matisse's Cut-Outs accompanied by

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 15 Apr 3MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.4 Temple of Apollo 15 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen's

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 14 Apr 2MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.3 Royal Fireworks 14 APR 2014

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 14 Apr 3MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.2 The Beggar’s Opera

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen’s

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 11 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Andreas Scholl and Tamar Halperin 11 APR 2014

    Countertenor Andreas Scholl and his wife and musical partner pianist Tamar Halperin talk about their favourite

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 10 Apr 3MB

    R3InTune: 18th Century Art - No.1 The Music Party

    For the BBC 18th Century Season, Sean Rafferty looks at 12 Georgian art works from the Royal Collection at the Queen’s

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 09 Apr 3MB

    R3InTune: John Shirley-Quirk obituary 08 APR 2014

    Conductor Steuart Bedford remembers bass-baritone John Shirley-Quirk.

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 07 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Danielle de Niese 07 April 2014

    Superstar soprano Danielle de Niese talks to Suzy about deciding to be an opera singer at 8 years old, her love of

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 03 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Mariss Jansons 03 APRIL 2014

    One of the world's finest conductors, Mariss Jansons, talks to Suzy about his musical heroes, his future projects and

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 02 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Bryn Terfel and Joseph Calleja 02 APR 2014

    Two stars of opera - baritone Bryn Terfel and tenor Joseph Calleja discuss their own musical heroes, the language they

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 01 Apr 4MB

    R3InTune: Nicola Benedetti 01 April 2014

    Suzy Klein speaks to violinist Nicola Benedetti about her tour of India with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 26 Mar 8MB

    R3InTune: Sarah Connolly 25 MAR 2014

    Live from Southbank Centre: National Treasure mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly CBE talks to Sean Rafferty about her career.

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 20 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Laura Mvula and Eric Whitacre 20 MAR 2014

    Brit Award nominated singer Laura Mvula and choral composer Eric Whitacre discuss their collaboration for a concert at

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 18 Mar 4MB

    R3InTune: Wondrous Machines 18 MAR 2014

    Sean Rafferty takes a tour of the new Wondrous Machines exhibition at Southbank Centre - machines inspired by the

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 13 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Dame Julie Andrews 13 MAR 2014

    Icon of stage and screen, Dame Julie Andrews on her breakthrough in film and on Broadway, and her admiration for Gustavo

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 11 Mar 8MB

    R3InTune: John Lill on turning 70 11 MAR 2014

    "Music feeds the mind with long-term strength" - British pianist John Lill on his life and career.

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 10 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Jonas Kaufmann 10 MAR 2014

    Star tenor Jonas Kaufmann on opera in high definition, and the struggles of Massenet's Werther.

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 06 Mar 7MB

    R3InTune: Dame Kiri Te Kanawa 06 MAR 2014

    As she celebrates 70, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa talks to Suzy Klein about her glittering career highlights, the demands of

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 04 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Juan Diego Florez 04 MAR 2014

    Star tenor Juan Diego Florez talks about remembering stage moves, keeping his voice agile after 40, and his newfound

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 03 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Leif Ove Andsnes 03 MAR 2014

    Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes talks to Suzy about his Beethoven journey ahead of his solo recital at the Barbican in London.

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 26 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Martin Taylor on Paco De Lucia 26 FEB 2014

    Jazz guitarist Martin Taylor pays tribute to influential flamenco guitarist Paco De Lucia, who died today.

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 24 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Yundi 24 Feb 2014

    Chinese piano superstar talks about bringing Chinese music to European audiences, learning the accordion and the perils

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 20 Feb 9MB

    R3InTune: Dame Felicity Lott 20 FEB 2014

    Dame Felicity Lott with memories of recording Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer aged two-and-a-half, as well as other

    Duration: 18 mins

  • 19 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Piotr Anderszewski 18 Feb 2014

    Pianist Piotr Anderszewski talks about his love of Schumann, why he shouldn't be expected to play Chopin and his dream

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 12 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Yuja Wang 12 FEB 2014

    Pianist Yuja Wang talks to Sean Rafferty about music, colour and her musical heroes.

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 11 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Dame Josephine Barstow 11 FEB 2014

    Soprano Dame Josephine Barstow reflects on the life and work of the late Richard Angas - the much loved bass who

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 11 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: Edward Gardner 11 FEB 2014

    Conductor Edward Gardner on the return of Peter Grimes at ENO, Mendelssohn in Birmingham with the CBSO and his career

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 06 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: By George! 06 FEB 2014

    Sean visits the 'By George! Handel’s Music for Royal Occasions' at The Foundling Museum in London, and speaks to Caro

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 04 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: Anne-Sophie Mutter 04 Feb 2014

    The astonishing violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, fresh from a rehearsal with the LSO and a flight from Australia, talks to

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 30 Jan 5MB

    R3InTune: Andreas Scholl 30 JAN 2013

    Andreas Scholl, one of the world's finest counter-tenors, talks to Suzy about his career, his multi-talented family and

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 30 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Martin Creed 29 Jan 2014

    Suzy meets artist Martin Creed at his new retrospective at London's Hayward Gallery, to walk round the exhibition and

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 28 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Tribute to Pete Seeger 28 JAN 2014

    To mark the passing of folk singer and songwriter Pete Seeger, Suzy Klein talks to Martin Carthy about his legacy.

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 20 Jan 10MB

    R3InTune: Tributes to Claudio Abbado 20 Jan

    A series of tributes to the late Claudio Abbado, with Lucerne Festival chief Michael Haefliger, Orchestra Mozart

    Duration: 20 mins

  • 17 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Joshua Bell 17 JAN 2014

    Superstar violinist Joshua Bell talks to Sean Rafferty about juggling conducting and performing with the Academy of St

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 17 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Murray Gold 16 Jan 2013

    Doctor Who composer Murray Gold talks about his long running association with the series, his plans for the future and

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 10 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Music on the Brink - Postcard from London

    Jonathan Pryce reads a fictional postcard from London just before WW1, where Vaughan Williams seems to have caught the

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 09 Jan 7MB

    R3InTune: Jessye Norman 09 JAN 2014

    "Stand up straight and sing!" - Jessye Norman's advice for life. Listen to her on singing, civil rights and more.

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 09 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Music on the Brink - Postcard from St. Petersburg

    Jonathan Pryce reads a fictional postcard set in the St. Petersburg Conservatoire just before The Great War broke out,

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 09 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Maxim Vengerov 09 JAN 2014

    Top violinist Maxim Vengerov on balancing the roles of chamber musician, soloist and conductor, looking after his prized

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 08 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Music on the Brink - Postcard from Berlin

    Jonathan Pryce reads a fictional postcard from Berlin charting the music landscape of the city. Written by Dr Mark Berry

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 08 Jan 5MB

    R3InTune: Joshua Rifkin 08 JAN 13

    American pianist Joshua Rifkin talks about his love of Scott Joplin, his million-selling recordings of his music and the

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 07 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Music on the Brink - Postcard from Paris

    Jonathan Pryce reads a fictional postcard from an enthusiastic concert goer in Paris just before the outbreak of WW1

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 07 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Sakari Oramo 06 JAN 2014

    Sakari Oramo, Chief Conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra, talks about the role of the conductor, the city of Vienna

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 06 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Music on the Brink - Postcard from Vienna

    Jonathan Pryce reads a fictional postcard set in Vienna just before the outbreak of WW1 that asks whether Vienna really

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 19 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Will Gompertz Xmas Cards 4: Warhol

    BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz explores seasonal works of art. In the fourth Christmas card of the season he looks at

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 18 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Will Gompertz Xmas Cards 3:Banksy 18 Dec

    BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz explores seasonal works of art. In the third of the series it's the turn of Banksy and the

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 17 Dec 3MB

    R3InTune: Will Gompertz Xmas Cards 2:Matisse 17 Dec

    BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz explores seasonal works of art. In the second of 5 Christmas Cards he celebrates Christmas

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 16 Dec 6MB

    R3InTune: Michael Tilson Thomas 16 DEC 2013

    Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas on his long career, the London Symphony Orchestra and the San Francisco Symphony.

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 16 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Will Gompertz Xmas Card 1:Van Gogh 16 Dec 2013

    BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz explores seasonal works of art. In the first of 5 Christmas Cards he turns to Van Gogh's

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 16 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Roberto Alagna & Anita Rachvetishvili 13 Dec

    Sean Rafferty talks to tenor Roberto Alagna & mezzo soprano Anita Rachvetishvili about their roles in Bizet's Carmen at

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 06 Dec 3MB

    R3InTune: Angelique Kidjo

    Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo pays tribute to the great Nelson Mandela

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 05 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Daniel Barenboim 05 DEC 2013

    Maestro Daniel Barenboim on conducting the New Years Day Concert in Vienna, and on winning the Marion Dönhoff prize for

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 29 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Sir Peter Maxwell Davies 29 Nov 2013

    Sir Peter Maxwell Davies talks to Sean Rafferty about where he found inspiration for his tenth symphony as he approaches

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 29 Nov 4MB

    R3InTune: Gerald Finley 28 NOV 2013

    Gerald Finley on singing Wagner - he's back at the Royal Opera House singing Parsifal, and has recorded a new

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 29 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Njabulo Madlala 27 NOV 2013

    Baritone Njabulo Madlala talks to Sean Rafferty about his meteoric rise from a South African Township to the Royal Opera

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 21 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Anne Sofie von Otter 20 NOV 2013

    Mezzo soprano Anne Sofie von Otter talks about her latest album of French songs.

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 13 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Gareth Malone 13 NOV 2013

    Choirmaster and presenter Gareth Malone talks about teaching people to Sing While You Work and the joy of putting

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 12 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Sir John Tavener obituary 12 OCT 2013

    Composer John Rutter, cellist Steven Isserlis and soprano Patricia Rozario reflect on the life and work of the late Sir

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 08 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Lang Lang 08 NOV 2013

    Superstar pianist Lang Lang on his new role as UN Messenger of Peace, playing from memory and how to deal with nerves

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 08 Nov 11MB

    R3InTune: Chris Thile and Masaaki Suzuki

    Mandolinist Chris Thile and conductor Masaaki Suzuki talk separately and together about their love of JS Bach

    Duration: 23 mins

  • 07 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Hugh Masekela 06 NOV 2013

    Legendary jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela talks to Suzy about his stunning career, how music to him is 'an incurable virus'

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 04 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Dame Emma Kirkby 04 NOV 2013

    Soprano Dame Emma Kirkby on her early love of John Dowland's music, Brighton Early Music Festival and tutoring young

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 01 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Xuefei Yang 01 NOV 2013

    World renowned guitarist Xuefei Yang on Western Classical Music in China, the music that has been adapted for guitar and

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 31 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: Simon McBurney 31 OCT 2013

    Sean Rafferty talks to director Simon McBurney about his new production of Magic Flute at English National Opera

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 21 Oct 8MB

    R3InTune: Riccardo Chailly 21 OCT 2013

    Conductor Riccardo Chailly on his Brahms cycle with Gewandhausorchester Leipzig at the Barbican and the rumours around

    Duration: 17 mins

  • 16 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: The Clerks - Tales from Babel 16 OCT 2013

    Did you hear what you think you heard? The Clerks' Edward Wickham talks to Sean Rafferty about misheard lyrics from the

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 15 Oct 7MB

    R3InTune: Vladimir Ashkenazy 15 OCT 2013

    The legendary Vladimir Ashkenazy talks about his career as a concert pianist, playing for Shostakovich and learning to

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 14 Oct 7MB

    R3InTune: Edward Gardner 14 OCT 2013

    Conductor Edward Gardner on his early interest in music, Mendelssohn at the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 11 Oct 4MB

    R3InTune: Sir Willard White 11 OCT 2013

    Legendary Jamaican bass baritone Sir Willard White on singing Lieder, music in schools and dreaming of becoming a

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 11 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: The National Gallery 11 OCT 2013

    Sean visits the new exhibition at London's National Gallery, The Portrait in Vienna and comes across some familiar faces

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 10 Oct 6MB

    R3InTune: Fascinating Aida 10 OCT 2013

    Sean and the ladies of the award winning Fascinating Aida indulge in some risque banter in the In Tune studio

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 09 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: Sir Thomas Allen 09 OCT 2013

    Baritone and director Sir Thomas Allen on directing Mozart's Don Giovanni at Scottish Opera and being presented with a

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 09 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune: Helene Grimaud 09 OCT 2013

    Pianist Helene Grimaud on Brahms, preparing for performance and her interest in wolf conservation.

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 08 Oct 7MB

    R3InTune: Sir Antonio Pappano 08 OCT 2013

    Conductor Antonio Pappano, music director of the Royal Opera House, talks about the enduring appeal of Verdi, and his

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 07 Oct 4MB

    R3InTune: Julie Kavanagh 08 OCT 2013

    Author Julie Kavanagh on her new book The Girl Who Loved Camellias about the life of Marie Duplessis - a French

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 04 Oct 6MB

    R3InTune: Paul Lewis 04 OCT 2013

    Pianist Paul Lewis talks to Sean about his musical beginnings in Liverpool, studying with Alfred Brendel and his

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 02 Oct 4MB

    R3InTune: Sam Lee 02 Oct

    Folk singer Sam Lee talks to Sean about collecting songs, his love of Romany culture and the art of wilderness survival

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 30 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Valentina Lisitsa 30 SEP 2013

    One of YouTube's most-watched pianists, Valentina Lisitsa, talks to Suzy Klein about the travel, the music, and her take

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 26 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Douglas Hodge 26 SEP 2013

    Actor Douglas Hodge on his latest role - Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal, Drury

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 25 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Vladimir Jurowski 25 SEP 2013

    Conductor Vladimir Jurowski on his forthcoming Britten weekend with the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 24 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: John Lill 24 SEP 13

    Pianist John Lill on his deep relationship with Beethoven and the freedom of playing from memory - "you shouldn't have

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 24 Sep 6MB

    R3InTune: Craig Revel Horwood 24 SEP 13

    Dancer, choreographer, director, author and Strictly Come Dancing judge, Craig Revel Horwood talks about his love of

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 23 Sep 3MB

    R3InTune: Rachel Podger 23 Sep 2013

    Violinist and director Rachel Podger talks to Suzy Klein about her latest album 'Guardian Angel' and the eighth annual

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 17 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Mitsuko Uchida 17 SEP 2013

    Pianist Mitsuko Uchida talks to Sean Rafferty about her four characterful pianos, why silence is golden, and why she'll

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 17 Sep 6MB

    R3InTune: Julian Bream 17 SEP 2013

    The legendary Julian Bream talks to Sean Rafferty, before going to collect his Lifetime Achievement award at the 2013

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 16 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Norma Herrmann 13 SEP 2013

    Norma Herrmann, widow of legendary film composer Bernard Herrmann, talks to Sean about his relationships with directors,

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 13 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Luca Pisaroni 12 SEP 2013

    Acclaimed 'barihunk' Luca Pisaroni is about to make his debut at the Royal Opera House in the title role of The Marriage

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 11 Sep 6MB

    R3InTune: Nicola Benedetti 11 SEP 2013

    Star violinist Nicola Benedetti on education, practice, sexism and the Bee Gees.

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 11 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Harry Christophers 10 SEP 2013

    Conductor of The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, talks to Suzy Klein about their Choral Pilgrimage and taking music back to

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 06 Sep 4MB

    R3InTune: Marin Alsop 06 SEP 2013

    Marin Alsop on conducting at the "big party celebrating classical music" - the Last Night of the Proms

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 05 Sep 6MB

    R3InTune: Maestro Lorin Maazel 05 SEP 2013

    Conductor Lorin Maazel on his 51 year association with the Vienna Philharmonic, opera staging, and his own Castleton

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 05 Sep 7MB

    R3InTune: Bryn Terfel 05 SEP 2013

    Mighty Welsh baritone Bryn Terfel on his new album, new record label, and how to beat jetlag.

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 04 Sep 8MB

    R3InTune: Joyce DiDonato 04 SEP 2013

    One of the greatest singers on the planet, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato on singing at the Last Night of the Proms,

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 03 Sep 5MB

    R3InTune: Joseph Calleja 03 SEP 2013

    'The Maltese Tenor', Joseph Calleja, talks to Sean Rafferty about why he chose to pursue opera, the sporting career he

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 30 Aug 4MB

    R3InTune: Seamus Heaney tribute by Paul Muldoon 30 AUG 2013

    Poet Paul Muldoon pays tribute to his friend and fellow Irish poet, the great Seamus Heaney

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 29 Aug 8MB

    R3InTune: Simon Callow on Wagner 29 AUG 2013

    Actor, writer and director Simon Callow talks to Sean about getting Inside Wagner's Head.

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 28 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Django Bates on Charlie Parker 27 Aug 2013

    British Jazz original Django Bates talks to Sean Rafferty ahead of his Prom celebrating American Jazz legend Charlie

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 21 Aug 5MB

    R3InTune: Dame Janet Baker birthday interview 21 Aug 2013

    The legendary mezzo-soprano Dame Janet Baker on her extraordinary life and career, on the day she celebrates her 80th

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 20 Aug 16MB

    R3InTune: Highlights

    Highlights from In Tune for the week 12-16 August, presented by Sean Rafferty. Featuring interviews with Broadway singer

    Duration: 34 mins

  • 16 Aug 3MB

    R3InTune: Ilan Volkov on new music 15 Aug 2013

    BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conductor Ilan Volkov returns to the Proms to conduct a programme of experimental music.

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 14 Aug 14MB

    R3InTune: WH 05-09 Aug 2013 including Tine Thing Helseth

    Tenor Mark Padmore and baritone Jacques Imbrailo on Britten's Billy Budd at Glyndebourne plus Proms guests: sitar

    Duration: 29 mins

  • 08 Aug 4MB

    R3InTune: Nigel Kennedy ahead of Vivaldi's Four Seasons at the Proms

    Everyone's favourite 'bad boy' violinist, Nigel Kennedy, is performing yet another reinterpretation of Vivaldi's Four

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 07 Aug 17MB

    R3InTune: Highlights

    Sean Rafferty interviews Proms artists: conductor Daniel Harding; violinist Daniel Hope; conductor Sian Edwards; pianist

    Duration: 36 mins

  • 31 Jul 11MB

    R3InTune: WH 22-26 July including Daniel Barenboim

    Clarinettist Emma Johnson and pianist Pascal Roge on their love of French music; conductor Daniel Barenboim and director

    Duration: 23 mins

  • 30 Jul 6MB

    R3InTune: Daniel Harding on conducting the Proms 29 JUL 2013

    At the age of 21, Daniel Harding made his debut with the Berlin Philharmonic and became the youngest conductor to appear

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 25 Jul 3MB

    R3InTune: Clara Mouriz on singing at the Proms 24 JUL 2013

    Spanish mezzo soprano Clara Mouriz talks to Sean about her Proms performance with Juanjo Mena and the BBC Philharmonic,

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 22 Jul 14MB

    R3InTune: WH 15-19 July 2013 including David Starkey

    Historian David Starkey with a sneak preview of his new TV series Music and Monarchy, star trumpeter Alison Balsom on

    Duration: 30 mins

  • 19 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: BBC Proms pianist Jan Lisiecki 18 JUL 2013

    Young Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki on making his BBC Proms debut, working with conductor Sir Antonio Pappano and

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 18 Jul 6MB

    R3InTune: Juanjo Mena on conducting at the Proms 17 JUL 2013

    BBC Philharmonic Chief Conductor Juanjo Mena discusses conducting twice at the BBC Proms and teaches Suzy how to dance

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 17 Jul 5MB

    R3InTune: 'Maverick' pianist James Rhodes 16 JUL 2013

    James Rhodes, dubbed 'the maverick pianist', talks to Suzy Klein, with excerpts from his performances of listeners'

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 16 Jul 5MB

    R3InTune: Iain Paterson on Wagner at the Proms 15 JUL 2013

    Bass-baritone Iain Paterson reveals what it's like to work with Daniel Barenboim, how he's preparing to sing Wotan in

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 16 Jul 16MB

    R3InTune: WH 8-12 July 2013 Proms & Alistair McGowan

    Impressionist Alistair McGowan on Satie; pianist Stephen Hough on the First Night of the Proms; Dame Felicity Lott on

    Duration: 33 mins

  • 11 Jul 5MB

    R3InTune: Doctor Who composer Murray Gold 10 JUL 13

    He thinks of Doctor Who as "an intergalactic Atticus Finch". Murray Gold talks to Suzy about surviving as a composer, an

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 11 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: Ballet's 'Bad Boy' Sergei Polunin 11 JUL 2013

    Suzy tracks down the elusive dancer Sergei Polunin warming up for the opening night of Roland Petit's Coppelia at The

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 09 Jul 5MB

    R3InTune: Sakari Oramo 08 JUL 2013

    The BBC Symphony Orchestra's Chief Conductor Designate looks forward to the First Night of the Proms.

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 08 Jul 13MB

    R3InTune: Weekly Highlights 1 - 5 July 2013

    Suzy Klein talks to conductor Paul McCreesh, pianist Barry Douglas & composer James Kerr, natural horn players Pip

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 02 Jul 4MB

    R3InTune: Violinist Ida Haendel 01 JUL 2013

    Suzy Klein talks to legendary violinist Ida Haendel about Klemperer, approval letters from Sibelius, Walton and Britten,

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 01 Jul 13MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights 24 - 28 June 2013

    The best bits from last week's In Tune. Sean Rafferty talks to film critic Mark Kermode with conductor Robert Ziegler,

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 28 Jun 3MB

    R3InTune: David Owen Norris British Music 4/4 - Sherwood

    Pianist, broadcaster and British music expert David Owen Norris introduces four neglected but fine English composers,

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 27 Jun 10MB

    R3InTune: Vermeer and Music 26 JUN 2013

    Sean Rafferty takes a look at the National Gallery's new exhibition 'Vermeer and Music: The Art of Love and Leisure'

    Duration: 21 mins

  • 25 Jun 10MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights 17 - 25 June 2013

    Featuring Susan Bullock and Toby Spence on the new production of Britten's Gloriana at the Royal Opera House, the London

    Duration: 21 mins

  • 24 Jun 4MB

    R3InTune: David Owen Norris British Music 3/4 - Lambert

    Pianist, broadcaster and British music expert David Owen Norris introduces four neglected but fine English composers,

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 17 Jun 11MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights 10 - 14 June 2013

    The best bits from last week's In Tune. Dame Janet Baker reminisces about working with Benjamin Britten, Sean talks jazz

    Duration: 24 mins

  • 14 Jun 4MB

    R3InTune: David Owen Norris British Music 2/4 - Herbert

    Pianist, broadcaster and British music expert David Owen Norris introduces four neglected but fine English composers,

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 13 Jun 4MB

    R3InTune: Composer Hans Zimmer 13 JUN 2013

    Superman: Man of Steel composer Hans Zimmer talks to Sean about approaching such an iconic film and score in order to

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 12 Jun 4MB

    R3InTune: Stradivarius at the Ashmolean 12 JUN 2013

    Dr Jon Whiteley talks about some of his favourite Stradivari instruments on display at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. He

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 10 Jun 13MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights 03 - 07 June 2013

    The best bits from last week's In Tune. Suzy Klein talks to accordion player Ksenija Sidorova, renowned conductor

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 07 Jun 3MB

    R3InTune: David Owen Norris British Music 1/4 - Dibdin

    Pianist, broadcaster and British music expert David Owen Norris introduces four neglected but fine English composers,

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 06 Jun 8MB

    R3InTune: Michael Tilson Thomas 06 June 2013

    Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas talks to Suzy about his astonishing career as pianist and conductor, from meeting

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 03 Jun 15MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights 27 - 31 May 2013

    The best bits from last week's In Tune, featuring director Phelim McDermott on Philip Glass's new opera, a newly

    Duration: 32 mins

  • 29 May 16MB

    R3InTune: Wagner Week Highlights 20-24 MAY 13

    Soprano Elisabeth Meister & pianist Nigel Foster talk about Wagner’s early songs and his Wesendonck Lieder, brass

    Duration: 34 mins

  • 24 May 3MB

    R3InTune: Akram Khan 23 May 2013

    Award winning choreographer Akram Khan talks to Sean about the enduring power of Stravinsky's Rite of Spring and how he

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 23 May 6MB

    R3InTune: Dame Gwyneth Jones 22 May 2013

    Legendary Wagnerian soprano Dame Gwyneth Jones talks to Sean about her career on the occasion of Wagner's bicentenary.

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 21 May 7MB

    R3InTune: Vasily Petrenko 20 May 2013

    Conductor Vasily Petrenko talks to Sean about his award winning work with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 20 May 13MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights 13 - 17 May 2013

    The best bits from this week's In Tune. Suzy Klein talks to tenor Rolando Villazon, James Jolly talks to pianist

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 15 May 4MB

    R3InTune: Rolando Villazon 14 May 2013

    Tenor Rolando Villazon talks to Suzy about his love for Verdi, and his multi-faceted career as a singer, opera director,

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 10 May 16MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights 06 - 10 May 2013

    The best bits from the last week's In Tune. This time featuring pianist Angelo Villani, soprano Angela Gheorghiu, author

    Duration: 34 mins

  • 08 May 5MB

    R3InTune: Royal Collection 08 May 2013

    Sean takes a walk around the Royal Collection's new exhibition 'The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion' at The Queen's

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 08 May 4MB

    R3InTune: Magdalena Kozena

    Mezzo Magdalena Kozena talks to Sean about her musical relationship with her husband, her childhood growing up in Brno

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 08 May 6MB

    R3InTune: Angela Gheorghiu 07 May 2013

    Soprano Angela Gheorghiu talks to Sean about the art of singing and the length of Wagner's operas alongside giving Sean

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 02 May 8MB

    R3InTune: Antonio Pappano and Jonas Kaufmann 02 MAY 2013

    Conductor Sir Antonio Pappano and tenor Jonas Kaufmann talk to Sean Rafferty about Verdi's Don Carlo at the Royal Opera

    Duration: 17 mins

  • 26 Apr 18MB

    R3InTune: The Week's highlights - 22nd to 26th April

    The best bits of this week's In Tune, featuring Marcelo Bratke, David Skinner and Alamire on the appeal of Tallis,

    Duration: 38 mins

  • 25 Apr 5MB

    R3InTune: Amanda Roocroft 25 APR 2013

    Suzy Klein talks to soprano Amanda Roocroft about the pressures of a career in singing, Benjamin Britten and her new

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 19 Apr 17MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights - 15-19 April 2013

    Catch up with the best bits of last week's In Tune with Sean Rafferty hearing a tribute to Sir Colin Davis from Dame

    Duration: 37 mins

  • 15 Apr 9MB

    R3InTune: Sir Colin Davis Tributes

    Sean Rafferty hears tributes to the late Sir Colin Davis from Nikolaj Znaider, Sir Neville Marriner, Dame Kiri te Kanawa

    Duration: 19 mins

  • 15 Apr 19MB

    R3InTune: The Week's Highlights - 8-12 April 2013

    Catch up with the best bits of last week's In Tune with Sean Rafferty talking to Author Billy Hayes and choreographer

    Duration: 40 mins

  • 12 Apr 7MB

    R3InTune: Murray Perahia 12 APR 2013

    Sean talks to pianist Murray Perahia about his influences, Bach and playing for Horowitz.

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 11 Apr 4MB

    R3InTune: Donna Leon

    Author Donna Leon talks to Sean Rafferty about her latest book, "The Golden Egg"

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 09 Apr 7MB

    R3InTune: Sir Mark Elder 09 APR 2013

    Sean talks to conductor and all-round musical communicator, Sir Mark Elder.

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 09 Apr 4MB

    R3InTune: Billy Hayes and Peter Schaufuss

    Midnight Express choreographer Peter Schaufuss and writer Billy Hayes, talk about the real life experiences of a Turkish

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 05 Apr 8MB

    R3InTune: Baroque Era Poems. March 2013

    Dominic West reads ten poems from the Baroque era, with music of the period. Introduced by Sean Rafferty.

    Duration: 18 mins

  • 02 Apr 6MB

    R3InTune: Piotr Anderszewski 02 APR 13

    Pianist Piotr Anderszewski talks to Sean about Bach, Mozart, and rediscovering Schumann.

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 26 Mar 4MB

    R3InTune: Pompeii at British Museum 26 Mar 2013

    Sean talks to curator Paul Roberts as they look around the British Museum's new exhibition 'Life & Death at Pompeii and

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 14 Mar 4MB

    R3InTune: Michael Nyman 14 Mar 2013

    Composer Michael Nyman talks to Sean about his Baroque influences and the experiences of writing his film scores

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 07 Mar 6MB

    R3InTune: Nigel Kennedy - 07 March 2013

    Violinist Nigel Kennedy on the Menuhin School, early fame and life without a mobile phone (or computer).

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 05 Mar 4MB

    R3InTune: Baroque Masterclass - Mahan Esfahani

    Mahan Esfahani gives an insight into how to get the best from the harpsichord and plays some choice pieces from the

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 05 Mar 6MB

    R3InTune: Steve Reich - 05 March 2013

    Composer Steve Reich talks to Suzy about the world premiere of Radio Rewrite, a piece inspired by the music of

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 05 Mar 4MB

    R3InTune: Tallis Scholars - 05 March 2013

    Suzy talks to Tallis Scholars director Peter Phillips about the group's 40th Anniversary.

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 04 Mar 7MB

    R3InTune: Mitsuko Uchida 04 Mar 2013

    Pianist Mitsuko Uchida on music, life and feminism.

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 04 Mar 5MB

    R3InTune: Marin Alsop 04 Mar 2013

    Conductor Marin Alsop on the Women of the World Festival

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 04 Mar 4MB

    R3InTune: Baroque Masterclass - Daniel Hope

    Violinist Daniel Hope gives an insight into life travelling the world with his 1742 Guarneri del Gesu violin and

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 01 Mar 7MB

    R3InTune: Arturo Sandoval 28 Feb 2013

    Sean talks to legendary jazz trumpeter and composer Arturo Sandoval.

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 26 Feb 3MB

    R3InTune: Larry Dutton (Emerson Quartet) 26 Feb 2013

    Larry Dutton talks about the Emerson String Quartet's long and illustrious career

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 26 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Christian Blackshaw 25 Feb 2013

    Christian Blackshaw performs music by Schubert and Schumann.

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 22 Feb 3MB

    R3InTune: Terence Stamp 22 February 2013

    Sean talks to actor Terence Stamp.

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 20 Feb 6MB

    R3InTune: Vladimir Ashkenazy 19 February 2013

    Sean talks to living legend Vladimir Ashkenazy.

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 15 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Christopher Wheeldon 15 Feb 13

    Sean Rafferty talks to choreographer Christopher Wheeldon

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 06 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Imogen Cooper 06 Feb 2013

    Suzy talks to the acclaimed pianist Imogen Cooper about what Schubert's music means to her

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 05 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Alisa Weilerstein

    American cellist Alisa Weilerstein talks to Suzy Klein about recording Elgar's Cello Concerto with Daniel Barenboim.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 04 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Lesley Garrett 04 Feb 2013

    Suzy Klein talks to soprano Lesley Garrett

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 01 Feb 5MB

    R3InTune: Kasper Holten 01 Feb 2013

    Royal Opera House director Kasper Holten talks to Louise Fryer about Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin and life at Covent

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 01 Feb 4MB

    R3InTune: Laura van der Heijden 31 Jan 2013

    BBC Young Musician 2012 cellist Laura van der Heijden talks to James Jolly about how winning that competition has

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 29 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Chris Watson 29 Jan 2013

    Sound recordist Chris Watson talks about his work in Aldeburgh following in Benjamin Britten's footsteps and capturing

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 25 Jan 3MB

    R3InTune: Bassekou Kouyate 25 Jan 2013

    Grammy Award nominated Malian musician, ngoni player Bassekou Kouyate, is joined by journalist Andy Morgan to discuss

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 24 Jan 5MB

    R3InTune: Manet exhibition 24 Jan 2013

    Sean Rafferty takes a wander round the new Manet exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts accompanied by curator Mary Ann

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 22 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Toby Spence 22 Jan 2013

    Tenor Toby Spence and his brother Magnus Spence talk to Sean about a new concert series taking place in Magnus's tudor

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 17 Jan 7MB

    R3InTune: Karita Mattila 17 Jan 2013

    Finnish soprano Karita Mattila on Strauss and playing the second dumbest character in opera.

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 17 Jan 6MB

    R3InTune: Dawn Upshaw 16 Jan 2013

    Acclaimed soprano Dawn Upshaw talks about her career, contemporary music and working with John Adams

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 10 Jan 2MB

    R3InTune: Norman Lebrecht on Simon Rattle 10 JAN 2013

    Norman Lebrecht on Sir Simon Rattle's resignation from the Berliner Philharmoniker.

    Duration: 4 mins

  • 09 Jan 5MB

    R3InTune: Joseph Calleja 09 Jan 2013

    Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja on arts funding, pushing boundaries and fly fishing.

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 09 Jan 4MB

    R3InTune: Matthew Barley 09 Jan 2013

    Cellist Matthew Barley on celebrating Britten's centenary year

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 09 Jan 2MB

    R3InTune: Swingle Singers 08 Jan 2013

    The Swingle Singers and conductor John Lubbock compare notes on their time in the group and the Swingles introduce their

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 09 Jan 5MB

    R3InTune: John Lubbock 08 Jan 2013

    Conductor John Lubbock talks about his orchestra, his distinguished career and his work with music and autism

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 21 Dec 5MB

    R3InTune: Tamsin Greig 20 Dec 2012

    Actress Tamsin Greig talks to Sean about narrating Peter and the Wolf, and the special combination that is music and

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 20 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Christmas Cracker - Christmas Carols

    In our last In Tune Christmas Cracker, we look at Christmas Carols and Carol Services. Doctor Stephen Rose of

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 19 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Christmas Cracker - The Nutcracker

    Our third Christmas Cracker! Seeing a performance of Tchaikovsky’s ballet, The Nutcracker, is, for many people, as

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 19 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Christmas Cracker - Folk Christmas

    Our second Christmas Cracker! To unpick what a folk Christmas might actually involve, we spoke to historian Steve Roud

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 18 Dec 7MB

    R3InTune: Sir Neville Marriner: 18 Dec 12

    Sir Neville Marriner talks to Sean ahead of the Academy of St Martin in the Fields concert at Cadogan Hall.

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 17 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Christmas Cracker - Handel's Messiah

    Inside our first In Tune Christmas Cracker - Handel’s Messiah. To get to the bottom of the Messiah’s mass appeal, we

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 17 Dec 5MB

    R3InTune: Marc Minkowski 14 Dec 2012

    Conductor Marc Minkowski on Grieg's incidental music to Peer Gynt.

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 13 Dec 6MB

    R3InTune: Rolando Villazon 13 Dec 2012

    Mexican tenor Rolando Villazon on La Boheme

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 13 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Ravi Shankar Tribute 12 Dec 2012

    Broadcaster and journalist Jameela Siddiqi talks to Sean about the late Ravi Shankar.

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 12 Dec 8MB

    R3InTune: Florian Boesch 11 DEC 2012

    Leading lied baritone Florian Boesch talks to Sean about his influences and Schubert's indefinable magic.

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 05 Dec 8MB

    R3InTune: Gillian Weir 4 Dec 12

    Dame Gillian Weir, world-renowned organist, talks about preparing to give the last public performance of her 48 year

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 04 Dec 4MB

    R3InTune: Michael Berkeley 03 Dec 2012

    Composer and broadcaster Michael Berkeley talks to Suzy Klein about his hearing loss and the ways in which he has

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 29 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Steven Isserlis 29 Nov 12

    Sean talks to cellist Steven Isserlis about Britten and Rostropovich

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 29 Nov 3MB

    R3InTune: Matthew Bourne 29 Nov 12

    Choreographer Matthew Bourne on his new production of Sleeping Beauty

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 28 Nov 8MB

    R3InTune: Richard Bonynge 27 NOV 2012

    Legendary conductor Richard Bonynge talks to Sean about Bel canto, Joan Sutherland and composer William Wallace amongst

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 26 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Mark Padmore 26 Nov 12

    Sean talks to tenor Mark Padmore about the music of Benjamin Britten

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 22 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Semyon Bychkov 21 NOV 2012

    Conductor Semyon Bychkov begins his 60th birthday celebrations this week by talking to Sean Rafferty.

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 20 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Charles Jennens at Handel House 20 Nov 2012

    Sean talks to Dr Ruth Smith, Handel scholar and curator of Handel House Museum's new exhibition on librettist Charles

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 20 Nov 6MB

    R3InTune: Christine Brewer 20 Nov 12

    Wagnerian soprano Christine Brewer on competitions, audiences and chicken noodle soup

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 16 Nov 8MB

    R3InTune: Cecilia Bartoli 16 Nov 12

    Mezzo-soprano Cecilia Bartoli talks to Sean about the music of Agostino Steffani

    Duration: 16 mins

  • 16 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Andreas Scholl 15 NOV 2012

    Sean Rafferty talks to counter-tenor Andreas Scholl.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 13 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Tamara Rojo 13 NOV 2012

    English National Ballet dancer and artistic director Tamara Rojo talks about her new role.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 13 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Alison Balsom 12 NOV 2012

    Sean talks to superstar trumpeter Alison Balsom.

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 12 Nov 5MB

    R3InTune: Terje Isungset 12 Nov 12

    Norwegian ice-sculptor and composer Terje Isungset makes, then plays an ice drum live in the studio

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 09 Nov 7MB

    R3InTune: Jack DeJohnette 09 Nov 12

    Jazz legend Jack DeJohnette talks to Sean Rafferty ahead of his London Jazz Festival gig and UK tour.

    Duration: 15 mins

  • 07 Nov 10MB

    R3InTune 7 Oct 12: Roberto Alagna

    Roberto Alagna talks about his forthcoming appearance as Nemorino in the Royal Opera House production of Donizetti's

    Duration: 21 mins

  • 06 Nov 4MB

    R3InTune 06 Nov 12: Daniel Barenboim on Elliott Carter

    Daniel Barenboim reflects on the life of American composer Elliott Carter

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 02 Nov 7MB

    R3 InTune 02 Nov 12: Mary Robinson

    As part of the Free Thinking weekend in The Sage, Gateshead, Sean Rafferty interviews Mary Robinson, ex-president of

    Duration: 13 mins

  • 31 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune 30 OCT 12: Max Richter - Vivaldi Recomposed

    Composer Max Richter on his re-imagining of Vivaldi's Four Seasons, with music from violinist Daniel Hope with members

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 30 Oct 14MB

    R3InTune: 29 Oct 12: Dominic West, Lucy Parham, Henze Tribute

    Mark-Anthony Turnage and Dennis Marks pay tribute to the late composer Hans Werner Henze, who has died at the age of 86.

    Duration: 29 mins

  • 17 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune 17 Oct 12: Neil Sedaka

    Pop writer extraordinaire Neil Sedaka has been turning out hit records for six decades. Now, though, he’s returning to

    Duration: 11 mins

  • 16 Oct 4MB

    R3InTune 15 Oct 12: Jonathan Plowright

    Pianist Jonathan Plowright plays live and talks about his love of Polish music.

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 12 Oct 3MB

    R3InTune 11 Oct 12: Peter Lely: A Lyrical Vision

    Dr Caroline Campbell at Somerset House's Courtauld Gallery talks to Sean about Lely's musical paintings, which are on

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 04 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune 04 Oct 12: Stephen Hough Exhibition

    Suzy talks to concert pianist Stephen Hough at his new art exhibition “Appassionato” in the Broadbent Gallery,

    Duration: 10 mins

  • 04 Oct 5MB

    R3InTune 04 Oct 12: Damon Albarn, Rufus Norris and John Berry, ENO

    Suzy talks to Damon Albarn, director Rufus Norris and English National Opera's Artistic Director John Berry about ENO's

    Duration: 9 mins

  • 01 Oct 7MB

    R3InTune 28 Sep 12: Maxim Vengerov

    Sean Rafferty talks to violin virtuoso Maxim Vengerov about violins, conducting and being a rising star.

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 27 Sep 3MB

    R3InTune 26 Sep 12: Leif Ove Andsnes

    Sean Rafferty talks to acclaimed pianist Leif Ove Andsnes about his passions, Beethoven and lift music.

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 19 Sep 3MB

    R3InTune 13 Sep 12: Dame Fanny Waterman

    Sean Rafferty talks to Dame Fanny Waterman about the Leeds International Piano Competition, early nights and avoiding

    Duration: 5 mins

  • 13 Sep 6MB

    R3InTune 07 Sep 12: Nigel Kennedy

    Sean Rafferty talks violins, dogs and pronunciation with violinist Nigel Kennedy.

    Duration: 12 mins

  • 11 Sep 7MB

    R3InTune 12 Sep 12: Pre-Raphaelites

    Sean Rafferty makes many musical connections in the company of curator Tim Barringer at Tate Britain’s new blockbuster

    Duration: 14 mins

  • 07 Sep 4MB

    Grimm's Tales: Michael Morpurgo

    Suzy Klein speaks to former Children's Laureate, and author of War Horse, Michael Morpurgo, who reads his re-telling of

    Duration: 7 mins

  • 06 Sep 3MB

    Grimm's Tales: Carol Ann Duffy

    Suzy Klein speaks to Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, who reads her re-telling of the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale 'Little

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 05 Sep 4MB

    Grimm's Tales: Terry Pratchett

    Suzy Klein speaks to writer Sir Terry Pratchett about the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales, with a reading from his re-telling

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 04 Sep 3MB

    Grimm's Tales: John Agard

    Suzy Klein speaks to poet and playwright John Agard, who reads his re-telling of the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales

    Duration: 6 mins

  • 03 Sep 4MB

    Grimm's Tales: Philip Pullman

    Suzy Klein speaks to best-selling author Philip Pullman, who reads his re-telling of the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale 'The

    Duration: 8 mins

  • 24 Aug 1MB

    R3InTune: Welcome

    Welcome to this new BBC podcast. If you subscribe to the podcast feed, you should receive the first episode of this

    Duration: 1 min