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Angel Blue, John Fulljames, Co-Opera Co, Django Bates

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 27 August 2013

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music and guests from this year's Proms season

There's live performance from singer Angel Blue one of the stars of Olga Neuwirth's 'American Lulu', shortly opening at the Edinburgh International Festival, plus Sean talks to its director John Fulljames about the ambitious show.

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

Music Played

26 items
  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Il Corsaro - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Riccardo Chailly Performer: La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra

    DECCA, 478 355 9, -4

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Waltz in A flat major Op.69`1 (L'Adieu) for piano

    Performer: Jean Muller

    Fondamenta, FON 1005008, -9

  • Image for Alban Berg

    Alban Berg Symphonic pieces from 'Lulu' (Lulu suite)

    Conductor: Karl Bohm Performer: German Opera Berlin Orchestra

    Deutsche Grammophon, 435 705 2

  • Interview: Angel Blue and John Fulljames

  • Image for Olga Neuwirth

    Olga Neuwirth American Lulu - opera in 3 acts [adapted from Berg's opera and completed]

    Performer: Angel Blue Performer: John-Paul Gandy

  • Image for Heinrich Schütz

    Heinrich Schütz Das ist je gewisslich wahr SWV.277 for 6 voices and continuo [Verba D.Pauli(on the death o

    Conductor: Lionel Meunier Performer: Vox Luminis

    RICERCAR, RIC 311, -4

  • Image for Antonio Bazzini

    Antonio Bazzini La Ronde des lutins - scherzo fantastique Op.25 for violin and piano

    Performer: Alexander Markovich Performer: Vadim Repin

    ERATO, 39842-54872

  • Interview: Sir Mark Elder

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar The Apostles Op.49

    Conductor: Mark Elder Performer: Brindley Sherratt Performer: David Kempster Performer: Jacques Imbrailo Performer: Paul Groves Performer: Rebecca Evans Performer: Halle Choir Performer: Halle Orchestra Performer: Halle Youth Choir

    HALLE, CDHLD 7534

  • Interview: Angel Blue

  • Image for Richard Rodgers

    Richard Rodgers Babes in arms - musical

    Performer: Angel Blue Performer: Richard Andrews

  • Image for Gabriel Fauré

    Gabriel Fauré Quartet no. 1 in C minor Op.15 for piano and strings

    Performer: Domus

    HYPERION, CDA 66166-, -4

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Billy Budd - opera Op.50

    Conductor: Mark Elder Performer: Jacques Imbrailo Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra


  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini Madama Butterfly - opera vers. original in 2 acts [Milan, February 1904]

    Performer: David Woodward Performer: John Cuthbert Performer: Verunka Vlkova

  • Interview: Kate Flowers, Verunka Vlkova, David Woodward

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Ciganske melodie [Gypsy melodies] Op.55

    Performer: John Cuthbert Performer: Verunka Vlkova

  • Image for George Enescu

    George Enescu Aria and scherzino for violin and string orchestra

    Performer: Remus Azoitei Performer: London Schubert Ensemble

    CHANDOS, CHAN 10790, -8

  • Image for François Couperin

    François Couperin Pieces de clavecin - ordre no. 19

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud


  • Image for Eric Coates

    Eric Coates London (London every day) - suite

    Conductor: Barry Wordsworth Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    WARNER CLASSICS, 2564-62020-2

  • Interview: Barry Wordsworth

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata no. 29 in B flat major Op.106 (Hammerklavier) for piano

    Performer: Igor Levit

    SONY CLASSICAL, 8888 3703872

  • Image for Charlie Parker

    Charlie Parker Confirmation

    Performer: Django Bates' Beloved


  • Interview: Django Bates

  • Image for Charlie Parker

    Charlie Parker Donna Lee

    Performer: Django Bates Beloved Bird Trio Performer: Norrbotten Big Band

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Don Carlos - opera [in 4 or 5 acts, French or Italian]

    Conductor: Pier Giorgio Morandi Performer: Daniele Cusari Performer: Franco Vassallo Performer: Jonas Kaufmann Performer: Coro del Teatro Municipale di Piacenza Performer: Orchestra dell'Opera di Parma

    SONY, 88765-492002, -8

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden - motet BWV.230

    Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner Performer: Monteverdi Choir.




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