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Trevor Pinnock, Akram Khan, David Pountney

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 23 May 2013

Sean Rafferty's guests include world-renowned harpsichordist and director Trevor Pinnock, one of the pioneers of the early music renaissance in the 1980s. He'll be playing live in the studio ahead of a recital at the Beverley & East Riding Early Music Festival.

Also performing live is soprano Susan Gritton who plays Tatyana in Grange Park Opera's new production of Eugene Onegin. Onegin himself, baritone Brett Polegato, will also be talking to Sean about the show.

Also today, celebrated choreographer Akram Khan as he prepares for his new show at Sadler's Wells marking the centenary of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring. Plus, In Tune's week-long celebration of Wagner's 200th anniversary continues with an interview with David Pountney, director of Welsh National Opera's Wagner's Dream season.

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Music Played

23 items
  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Lohengrin - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Franz Welser-Most Performer: Cleveland Orchestra.

    Deutsche Grammophon, 477-8773, -3

  • Image for William Byrd

    William Byrd The Bells MB.27.38 for keyboard

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock

  • Interview: Trevor Pinnock

  • Image for Gustav Mahler

    Gustav Mahler Symphony no. 4 in G major for soprano and orchestra

    Performer: Royal Academy Soloists

    LINN, White label, -2

  • Interview: Trevor Pinnock

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Partita no. 4 in D major BWV.828 for keyboard

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock

  • Image for Marguerite Monnot/Georges Moustaki

    Marguerite Monnot/Georges Moustaki Milord

    Performer: Edith Piaf

    STYLUS, SMD-736

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Quartet in E flat major Op.33`2 (Joke) for strings

    Performer: London Haydn Quartet

    HYPERION, CDA 67955

  • Image for Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin - lyric scenes in 3 acts Op.24

    Conductor: James Levine Performer: Mirella Freni Performer: Thomas Allen Performer: Dresden State Orchestra

    DG, 427 681 2, -7

  • Interview: Brett Polegato and Stephen Medcalf

  • Image for Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin - lyric scenes in 3 acts Op.24

    Performer: Sergey Rybin Performer: Susan Gritton

  • Interview: Brett Polegato and Stephen Medcalf

  • Image for Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin - lyric scenes in 3 acts Op.24

    Conductor: James Levine Performer: Dresden State Orchestra

    DG, 427 681 2

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert 4 Impromptus D.899, Op.90 for piano

    Performer: Paul Lewis

    HARMONIA MUNDI, HMC 90211516, -4

  • Image for Jonathan Harvey

    Jonathan Harvey Wagner dream - opera

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins Performer: Ictus Ensemble

    CYPRES, CYP5624

  • Interview: David Pountney

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Lohengrin - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Placido Domingo Conductor: Georg Solti Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

    DECCA, 425-530-2, -12

  • Image for Sir Charles Villiers Stanford

    Sir Charles Villiers Stanford 3 Motets Op.38

    Conductor: Richard Seal Performer: Salisbury Cathedral Choir

    Metronome, MET CD 1016, -10

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky The Rite of Spring

    Conductor: Simon Rattle Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

    EMI, 7236 11 2, -15

  • Interview: Akram Khan

  • Image for Jocelyn Pook

    Jocelyn Pook The Sacrifice

    Performer: Melanie Pappenheim

  • Image for Maurice Ravel

    Maurice Ravel Jeux d'eau for piano

    Performer: Alexandra Silocea

    AVIE, AV-2266, -5

  • Image for Anton Bruckner

    Anton Bruckner Symphony in D minor (no.0)

    Conductor: Simone Young Performer: Hamburg State Philharmonic Orchestra

    OEHMS, OC 685, -3

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