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17/06/2009 Aldeburgh and St Magnus Festivals

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and guests from the arts world, including Glenys Hughes, director of the St Magnus Festival.

Plus conversation with celebrated pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard after his first weekend as artistic director of the Aldeburgh Music Festival and a performance from rising stars the Brodowski String Quartet.

17:04
ALWYN
Festival March (1950)
London Symphony Orchestra
Richard Hickox (conductor)
CHANDOS CHAN 8902
Track 10
7'44

17:12
RAVEL
Ondine (Gaspard de la nuit)
Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)
WARNER 2564 62160-2
Track 1
6'37

17:21
DOWLAND
Say, Love, if ever thou didst find
Mark Padmore (tenor)
Elizabeth Kenny (lute)
HYPERION CDA 67648
Track 1
3'46

17:25
CARTER
Two Diversions: II
Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)
WARNER 2564 62160-2
Track 6
3'16

17:30
BEETHOVEN
Piano concerto No.5 in E-flat major Op.73, ‘Emperor’(2nd movement: Adagio un poco moto)
Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)
WARNER 0927 47334-2
CD3, track 5
7'33

17:38
TRADITIONAL arr. LINN ANDREA FUGLSETH
Tjovane (The thieves)
Trio Medieval
ECM 476 6179
Track 4
2'34

17:44
MAXWELL DAVIES
Blaze’s Song (The Lighthouse)
Christopher Keyte (baritone)
Members of the BBC Philharmonic
Peter Maxwell Davies (conductor)
COLLINS 14152
Track 3
3'32

17:50
ROUSSEL
Gigue (Suite in F (1926))
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Stephane Deneve (conductor)
NAXOS 8.570529
Track 7
4'34

17:55
BACH (Transcribed by A Siloti)
Flute Sonata in E flat major (Siciliano)
Alessio Bax (piano)
SIGNUM SIGCD156
Track 9
2’18

18:03
PURCELL
Blow up the trumpet in Sion, Z.10
Oxford Camerata
Laurence Cummings (organ)
Jeremy Summerly (director)
NAXOS 8.556839
Track 10
6'15

18:10
CHOPIN
Mazurka in A minor Op.17 No.4
Kathryn Stott (piano)
CHANDOS CHAN 10493
Track 23
5'01

18:20
LIVE
MENDELSSOHN
String Quartet No.6 in F minor, Op.80 (1st Movement: Allegro vivace assai)
Brodowski Quartet
7'15

18:33
LIVE
SCHULHOFF
String Quartet No.1 (3rd movement: Allegro giocoso alla slovacca)
Brodowski Quartet
2'55

18:37
ALFVEN
Swedish Rhapsody No.1, Op.19 ‘Midsummer Vigil’
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Berglund (conductor)
EMI268161-2
CD2, track 13
12'31

18:51
JOAN CEREROLS
Serafin que con dulce harmonia
The Harp Consort
Andrew Lawrence-King (director)
HARMONIA MUNDI HMX2907293
Track 13
7'51

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