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RADA Singers, Martin Simpson, Ben Johnson, Carl Davis

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 10 February 2012

Singers from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art perform songs from Stephen Sondheim's Saturday Night live in the studio as they continue a sold out run at RADA's Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre.

More live music from folk star Martin Simpson, who performs songs from his recent album and talks to presenter Suzy Klein about his Purpose & Grace series at Kings Place.

Plus Ferrier Award-winning tenor Ben Johnson performs live in the studio with pianist Tom Primrose ahead of his Wigmore recital with Graham Johnson.

And film composer and conductor Carl Davis visits the In Tune studio to discuss his amazing career in TV and film music and his upcoming concert with the Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra celebrating John Williams' 80th birthday.

Presented by Suzy Klein
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Music Played

17 items
  • LIVE

    • Image for Stephen Sondheim

      Stephen Sondheim In The Movies

      Performer: Joshua James (Ray) Performer: Jake Mann (Ted) Performer: Alexandra Guelff (Mildred) Performer: Imogen Daines (Celeste) Performer: Jordan Mifsud (Artie) Performer: Scott Karim (Hank) Performer: Molly Logan (Dakota/Florence?) Performer: Joshua Silver (Bobby) Performer: Michael Haslam, piano

  • Image for Léo Delibes

    Léo Delibes Les Filles de Cadix

    Performer: Tine Thing Helseth, trumpet Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Elvind Aadland, conductor

    EMI 0 88328 2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Divertimento in E Flat Major, K.563 - 3rd mvt.

    Performer: Carolin Widmann, violin Performer: Amihai Grosz, viola Performer: Richard Harwood, cello

    BBC Recording

  • LIVE

    • Image for Stephen Sondheim

      Stephen Sondheim So Many People

      Performer: Molly Gromadzki (playing Helen Fogel) Performer: Taron Egerton (Gene Gorman) Performer: Michael Haslam, piano

    • Image for Stephen Sondheim

      Stephen Sondheim That Kind Of A Neighborhood

      Performer: Joshua James (Ray) Performer: Jake Mann (Ted) Performer: Alexandra Guelff (Mildred) Performer: Jordan Mifsud (Artie) Performer: Scott Karim (Hank) Performer: Molly Logan (Dakota/Florence?) Performer: Joshua Silver (Bobby) Performer: Michael Haslam, piano

  • Image for Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev

    Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Toccata

    Performer: John Lill, piano

    BBC Recording

  • Image for David Raksin

    David Raksin Theme from 'Laura'

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman, violin Performer: Boston Pops Orchestra

    John Williams, conductor

  • Image for Jean-Marie Leclair

    Jean-Marie Leclair Jean-Marie Leclair - Overture in A

    Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Christophe Rousset, director

    RICERCAR RIC 157142, TR.8

  • LIVE

    • Image for Martin Simpson

      Martin Simpson In The Pines

      Performer: Martin Simpson, vocal and guitar

    • Image for Martin Simpson

      Martin Simpson Never Any Good

      Performer: Martin Simpson, vocal and guitar

    • Image for Leon Rosselson

      Leon Rosselson Palaces of Gold

      Performer: Martin Simpson, vocal and guitar

  • Image for Jacques Offenbach

    Jacques Offenbach Ballet of the Snowflakes

    Performer: Les Musiciens du Louvre Performer: Marc Minkowski, conductor

    ARCHIV 00289 477 6403

  • LIVE

    • Image for Albert Roussel

      Albert Roussel Amoureux separes

      Performer: Ben Johnson, tenor Performer: Tom Primrose, piano

    • Image for Arthur Oldham

      Arthur Oldham The Herd Boy

      Performer: Ben Johnson, tenor Performer: Tom Primrose, piano

  • Image for Tom Williams

    Tom Williams Raiders of the Lost Ark

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Carl Davis, conductor

    NAXOS 8.570505

  • Image for Tom Williams

    Tom Williams Schindler's List

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Carl Davis, conductor

    NAXOS 8.570505

  • Image for Richard Rodgers

    Richard Rodgers Carousel Waltz

    Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra Performer: Carl Davis, conductor

    THREEFOLD CDC013

  • Carl Davis

    Carl Davis

  • Martin Simpson

    Martin Simpson

  • Ben Johnson and Tom Primrose

    Ben Johnson and Tom Primrose

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