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Sean Rafferty

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
With BBC Singers conductor David Hill before their appearance at the Proms.

Nicola Benedetti (violin) performs in the studio ahead of her appearance at Proms in the Park.

The Director of the Scottish Opera, Alex Reedjik, discusses their new 2009/2010 season.

17:03
SCHUBERT
Marche militaire in D, D733 No 1
Ykeda Duo
WCJ 2564 69074 4
TR 2
4’31

17:08
SAINT-SAENS
Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso
Nicola Benedetti (violin)
RLPO
Vasily Petrenko (conductor)
DG WHITE LABEL
TR 3
9’09

17:18
CARL RUTTI
Requiem: Sanctus
Olivia Robinson (soprano)
Edward Price (baritone)
Bach Choir
Southern Sinfonia
Jane Watts (organ)
David Hill (conductor)
NAXOS WHITE LABEL
Tr 4
6’00

17:30
MAXWELL DAVIES
A Hoy Calendar
BBC Singers
Simon Joly (conductor)
Collins Classics 14632
TR 7
4’27

17:38
HANDEL
Let the bright Seraphim; Let their celestial concerts all unite (Samson)
Carolyn Sampson (soprano)
Bach Choir
The English Concert
Conductor David Hill
BIS-SACD-1736
TR 6-7
5’55

17:45
MENDELSSOHN
String Symphony No 8 in D (4th movement: Allegro molto)
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Kurt Masur (conductor)
Berlin BC 2107-2
TR 4
10’18

17:56
PUCCINI
La Rodine: Chi il bel sogno di Doretta
Angela Gheorghiu (soprano)
Nina Raultio (soprano)
Johan Botha (tenor)
Anythony Michaels-Moore (baritone)
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Royal Opera House Chorus
Sir Edward Downes (conductor)
Conifer 75605 55013 2
TR 12
3’00

18:03
LIVE
RAVEL
Tzigane
Nicola Benedetti (violin)
Alexei Grynyuk (piano)
9’24

18:19
LIVE
MASSENET
Meditation (Thais)
Nicola Benedetti (violin)
Alexei Grynyuk (piano)
5’01

18:30
SARASATE
Zigeunerweisen, Op 20
Nicola Benedetti (violin)
RLPO
Vasily Petrenko (conductor)
DG WHITE LABEL
TR 1
8’46

18:41
ARNOLD
The Padstow Lifeboat
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Malcolm Arnold (conductor)
Conifer CDCF 222
TR 24
4’40

18:48
ROSSINI
Cruda sorte! Amor tiranno! (L’Italiana in
Algeri, Act I)
Agnes Baltsa (Isabella)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Claudio Abbado (conductor)
DG 427 331 2
CD 1 TR 7
4’47

18:58
DONIZETTI
Una furtive lagrima (Act II, L’Elisir d’Amore)
Roberto Alagna (Nemorino)
English Chamber Orchestra
Marcello Viotti (conductor)
Erato 4509 91701 2
CD 2 TR 11
4’56

19:09
JANACEK
Katya Kabanova (end of Act III)
Elisabeth Soderstrom (Katya)
Nadezda Kniplova (Kabanicha)
Vienna State Opera Chorus
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Charles Mackerras (conductor)
Decca 421 852 2
CD 2 TR 8
3’09

19:13
SCHUMANN
Arabeske in C Op. 18
Jonathan Biss (piano)
EMI Classics 50999 2 28537 2 1
TR 12
6’07

19:20
HANDEL
Water Music: Suite in D
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Nicholas McGegan (conductor)
HMG 507010
TR 16-20
9’21

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