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Martin Roscoe, Aronowitz Ensemble, Rokia Traore

2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 19 June 2012

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from cherished pianist Martin Roscoe, who celebrates his 60th birthday this month. The Aronowitz Ensemble perform live ahead of their upcoming concert at the St Magnus Festival, designer Es Devlin and tenor Bryan Hymel tell Sean about Les Troyens at the Royal Opera House and a live set from Malian singer, songwriter and guitarist Rokia Traore ahead of her Barbican performances: "Donguili - Donke - Damou" (Sing - Dance - Dream) at Wiltons Music Hall, Barbican and Village Underground, and "Desdemona" at the Barbican.

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Music Played

15 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini La Bohème - O Soave Fanciulla

    Performer: Angela Gheorghiu (soprano), Roberto Alagna (tenor)


  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata in G Op.14 no. 2, 1st Mvt.

    Performer: Martin Roscoe (piano)

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata in F minor Op.57 "Appassionata", 1st Mvt.

    Performer: Martin Roscoe (piano)

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Hungarian Dance in G minor

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Ivan Fisher (conductor)

    PHILIPS 462589-2

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn String Quintet No. 2 in B flat major Op. 87

    Performer: Aronowitz Ensemble


  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Cypress, No. 3

    Performer: Aronowitz Ensemble: Magnus Johnston, violin Performer: Tom Hankey violin/viola Performer: Lily Francis violin/viola Performer: Marie Macleod cello

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Cypress, No. 12

    Performer: Aronowitz Ensemble

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Adagio from Piano Sonata No.12 in F major K332

    Performer: Gottlieb Wallisch

    LINN CKD407

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Suite No. 4, Overture BWV. 1069

    Performer: Akademie Fur Alte Musik Berlin


  • Image for Hector Berlioz

    Hector Berlioz Du peuple et des soldats (Enée) from Act One Les Troyens

    Performer: Bryan Hymel (Enée) Performer: The Netherlands Opera Performer: Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: John Nelson (conductor)

    BBC Recording

  • Image for Hector Berlioz

    Hector Berlioz Nuit d'ivresse et d'extase infinite! From Act Four Les Troyens

    Performer: Jospehine Veasey (Dido) Performer: John Vickers (Aeneas) Performer: Orchestra of the ROH Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    PHILIPS 4164322

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Presto from Summer, The Four Seasons

    Performer: Simon Standage (violin) Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock

    DG 469220-2

  • Image for Rokia Traoré

    Rokia Traoré Kélé Mandi

    Performer: Rokia Traore (guitar/vocals)

  • Image for Rokia Traoré

    Rokia Traoré Mama

    Performer: Rokia Traore (guitar/vocals)

  • Image for Max Reger

    Max Reger String Trio No. 2, from first movement

    Performer: Honeymead Ensemble



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