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Mahan Esfahani, Pavel Gomziakov, Kai Ruutel, Edgaras Montvidas

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 17 July 2012

Sean Rafferty meets theatre and opera director Peter Sellars and actress Tina Benko to talk about their upcoming production of Desdemona at the Barbican in London.

There is live music from exciting young harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani. A Radio 3 New Generation Artist, Esfahani will be performing live on In Tune ahead of his Proms Saturday Matinee directing the Academy of Ancient Music in his own arrangement of Bach's Art of Fugue.

Also on today's programme, live music from cellist Pavel Gomziakov ahead of his appearance at the 2012 Harrogate Festival,

And Sean meets two Royal Opera House Young Artists - Kai Ruutel and Edgaras Montvidas - who will perform arias from Rossini's Il viaggio al Reims and L'Elisir d'Amore.

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