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19/04/2010 The Smith Quartet, Picture from an Exhibition

Petroc Trelawny presents the Smith Quartet playing in the studio. Plus director Daniel Kramer and choreographer Frauke Requardt on their project Pictures from An Exhibition.

UK-based Smith Quartet will be celebrating the American Icons Philip Glass and Morton Feldman in two concerts at King's Place, London on the 21st and 22nd of April. They will be picking up their bows to perform an eclectic modern selection of works by Philip Glass, Tunde Jegede and Graham Fitkin shortly after 17:15.
Pictures From An Exhibition is a critically acclaimed contemporary dance/theatre collaboration appearing at Sadler's Wells Theatre from 23rd-24th April. Director Daniel Kramer, contemporary dance choreographer Frauke Requardt and music supervisor Joel Fram will be in the studio from 18:30 to discuss bringing the production back after its successful premiere at the Young Vic in 2009.

Presented by Petroc Trelawny.
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2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Strauss II - Thunder & Lightning Polka

    Performer: The Johann Strauss Orchestra Performer: André Rieu (conductor)

  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Orphee et Eurydice: J'ai perdu non Eurydice

    Performer: Juan Diego Florez (tenor) Performer: Orquesta Titular del Teatro Real Performer: Jesus Lopez-Cobos (conductor)

    • DECCA 4782197.
  • Robert Schumann

    Abegg Variations

    Performer: Jean-Bernard Pommier (piano)

    • VIRGIN 6285252.
  • LIVE

    • Philip Glass

      Quartet for strings no. 5, 3rd movt

      Performer: Smith Quartet

    • Tunde Jegede

      Dancing in the Spirit

      Performer: Smith Quartet

    • Graham Fitkin

      Informal Dance

      Performer: Smith Quartet

  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Intermezzo "in modo classico" in Bminor (Arr and orch Rimsky-Korsakov)

    Performer: State Symphony Orchestra of Russia Performer: Evgeny Svetlanov (conductor)

    • RCA 09026 68406 2.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures From An Exhibition: Promenade I

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Jose Serebrier (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.557645.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Wo die schönen trompeten blasen (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)

    Performer: Christian Gerhaher (baritone) Performer: Gerold Huber (piano)

    • RCA 88697567732.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto for trumpet and orchestra (H.7e.1) in E flat major

    Performer: Jürgen Schuster (trumpet) Performer: Cologne Chamber Orchestra Performer: Helmut Müller-Brühl (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.570482.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures at an Exhibition: The Old Castle

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy

    • RCA GD86721.
  • LIVE

    • Modest Mussorgsky

      Pictures at an Exhibition: Chicks

      Performer: Carl Joseph (piano)

    • Modest Mussorgsky

      Pictures at an Exhibition: Samuel Goldenberg und Schmuyle

      Performer: Carl Joseph (piano)

  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures at an Exhibition: Baba Yaga (orchestrated Ravel)

    Performer: National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine Performer: Theodore Kuchar

    • Naxos 8.555924.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures at an Exhibition: Great Gate of Kiev

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy

    • RCA GD86721.

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