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Playing: Sinfonia in A major (Op.3 No.4) for strings and continuo by Anton Wilhelm Solnitz
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07/01/2009

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 07 January 2009

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and guests from the arts world, including Park Lane Group Young Artists, the Solstice String Quartet, plus bassoonist Rosemary Burton and pianist Chris White. They perform in the studio ahead of a recital in the Purcell Room.

Also, violinist Ivan Zenaty joins Sean, playing in the studio and talking about his concert with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican.

1705
BACH arr. Stokowski
Fugue in c minor
Bounemouth Symphony Orchestra
José Serebrier, conductor
NAXOS 8.572050
T.17
1’49”


1707
SARASATE
Romanza Andaluza, op.22 no.1
Nikolai Znaider, violin
Daniel Gortler, piano
RCA82876504702
T.2
4’38”

1712
LIVE
GILES SWAYNE
Threnody
Solstice String Quartet
Jamie Campbell ~ First Violin
Nicholas Shardlow ~ Second Violin
Meghan Cassidy ~ Viola
Gregor Riddell ~ Cello
5’58

1723
LIVE
CASKEN
Blue Medusa (extract)
Rosemary Burton, bassoon
Christopher White, piano
5’46

1733
LIVE
KURTAG
12 Microludes
Solstice String Quartet
Jamie Campbell ~ First Violin
Nicholas Shardlow ~ Second Violin
Meghan Cassidy ~ Viola
Gregor Riddell ~ Cello
9’00”

1743
HANDEL
Concerto grosso in D op.6 no.5
Il Giardino Armonico
Giovanni Antonini, director
L’OISEAU-LYRE478 0319
CD.1 T.19-24
15’42”


1803
MOZART
Overture, The Marriage of Figaro
Dresden Staatskapelle
Sir Colin Davis, conductor
RCA 74321 56698 2
T.1
4’17”

1808
LIVE
BACH
Allemande
Bourree??
Sarabande
(Partita No.2 in d minor BWV.1004)
Ivan Zenaty, violin
12’01

1825
LIVE
PAGANINI
Variations op.13
Ivan Zenaty, violin
3’14

DVORAK
Mazurek in E minor op.49
Ivan Zenaty, violin
Antonin Kubalek, piano
DOR-90171
Tr.13
6’53

1839:04
PURCELL
An Evening Hymn
Emma Kirkby (soprano)
Christopher Hogwood (organ/spinet)
Anthony Rooley (lute)
Richard Campbell (viola da gamba)
Catherine Mackintosh (violin)
DECCA 4759109
Tr.16
4’17

1849:44
REICH
Different Trains
Kronos Quartet
NONESUCH 7559-79451-2
CD8 Tr.3
10’20

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