10 August 2007
Friday 10 August 2007 13:00-17:00 (Radio 3)
Presented by Louise Fryer.
1.00pm Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
A series of four concerts given at the West Cork Chamber Music Festival in Bantry.
4/4. The renowned Russian pianist Elizabeth Leonskaja joins her compatriots the Kopelman Quartet for a seminal chamber work by Shostakovich, preceded by Prokofiev performed by the Irish-Russian duo of violinist Catherine Leonard and pianist Polina Leschenko.
Prokofiev: Violin Sonata No 2 in D, Op 94
Catherine Leonard (violin)
Polina Leschenko (piano)
Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 57
Elizabeth Leonskaja (piano)
2.00pm BBC Proms 2007
Another chance to hear Russian-born conductor Semyon Bychkov making his Proms debut with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Kari Kriikku (clarinet)
Semyon Bychkov (conductor)
Stravinsky: Scherzo fantastique
Magnus Lindberg: Clarinet Concerto
Rachmaninov: Symphony No 2 in E minor
3.45pm From the Schumann concert series in Belfast, 2006
Schumann: Sonata No 1 in A for violin and piano, Op 105; Sonata No 2 in D minor for violin and piano, Op 121
Pekka Kuusisto (violin)
Finghin Collins (piano)
From the Wigmore Hall, London
Janacek: In the mists
Cedric Tiberghien (piano)