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Mark Bebbington, Erica Eloff, Mark Forkgen, Sacconi Quartet, Tom Poster

2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 15 May 2012

Pianist Mark Bebbington performs live in the studio as he prepares for a string of concerts celebrating the music of John Ireland. Also playing live, the Sacconi Quartet with pianist Tom Poster as they mark the fifth anniversary of their very own Sacconi Chamber Music Festival.

Plus we hear from composer Stephen McNeff about his new work 'The Chalk Legend' ahead of its premiere in Poole, including live extracts from the piece performed by soprano Erica Eloff and pianist/conductor Mark Forkgen.

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
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Music Played

19 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Sir William Walton

    Sir William Walton Variation on an Elizabethan Theme

    Conductor: Jac van STEEN Performer: BBC S O.

    CD, NMCD-062

  • Interview: Chalk Legends

  • LIVE

    • Image for Stephen McNeff

      Stephen McNeff Night Song from The Chalk Legend

      Performer: Erica ELOFF - Soprano Performer: Mark FORKGEN - Piano

    • Image for John Ireland

      John Ireland Decorations - suite for piano

      Performer: Mark BEBBINGTON - Piano

  • Image for Claudio Monteverdi

    Claudio Monteverdi Exultent caeli for 5 voices

    Conductor: Robert KING Performer: King's Consort Choir Performer: The KING'S CONSORT

    HYPERION, cda-67438

  • Image for Louis Spohr

    Louis Spohr Festival march in D major WoO.3 for orchestra

    Conductor: Howard SHELLEY Performer: Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana - Main Artist

    Hyperion, CDA67939

  • LIVE

    • Image for Ivor Gurney

      Ivor Gurney Sehnsucht

      Performer: Mark BEBBINGTON - Piano

  • Interview: Mark Bebbington

  • LIVE

    • Image for John Ireland

      John Ireland Amberley wild brooks for piano

      Performer: Mark BEBBINGTON - Piano

  • Image for Giuseppe Tartini

    Giuseppe Tartini Violin Concerto in F major D. 66

    Performer: Federico GUGLIELMO - Violin Performer: L'arte Dell' Arco

    Dynamic, CDS 613-1/2

  • LIVE

  • Interview: Sacconi Quartet and Tom Poster

  • LIVE

    • Image for Sir Edward Elgar

      Sir Edward Elgar Quintet in A minor Op.84 for piano and strings

      Performer: Tom POSTER - Piano Performer: Sacconi Quartet

  • Image for Bernhard Crusell

    Bernhard Crusell Concerto no. 2 in F minor Op.5 for clarinet and orchestra

    Conductor: Gerard SCHWARZ Performer: Emma JOHNSON - Clarinet Performer: English Chamber Orchestra.

    Brilliant, 94219

  • Image for Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev

    Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet - ballet Op.64

    Conductor: Valery GERGIEV Performer: London S O.

    LSO LIVE, 0682--

  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell If music be the food of love Z.379A/B 1st/2nd settings [strophic] [words: Heveningham]

    Performer: Andreas SCHOLL - Counter-tenor Performer: Stefano MONTANARI - Violin Performer: Accademia Bizantina

    Decca, 478 2262

  • Image for George Gershwin

    George Gershwin Concerto in F major for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Carl DAVIS Performer: Joanna MACGREGOR (1959) - Piano Performer: London S O.


  • Image for Maurice Ravel

    Maurice Ravel Quartet in F major for strings

    Performer: Clio GOULD - Violin Performer: Scottish Ensemble

    LINN, CKD 215

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Overture (Suite) in E minor [2 fl, str & bc] [Tafelmusik, 1ere production]

    Performer: Jordi SAVALL - Viola da gamba Performer: Le CONCERT DES NATIONS

    ALIA VOX, AVSA-98771


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