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03/08/2010 Tunde Jegede, The Kit Downes Trio, Simon Preston

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With music and conversation from Kora player Tunde Jegede. Plus the Kit Downes Trio and organist Simon Preston discussing the Three Choirs Festival.

Kora player and composer Tunde Jegede performs live in the studio and talks about his upcoming work at the Dartington International Summer School; music from rising jazz stars and Mercury Prize nominees The Kit Downes Trio; and organist Simon Preston joins Festival Director, Adrian Partington, to talk about the 2010 Three Choirs Festival, this year taking place in Gloucester.

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the Priest

    Performer: Choir of Westminster Abbey Performer: The English Concert Performer: Simon Preston (director)

    • ARCHIV 4100302.
  • Granados

    El Pelele (The Straw Man) from Goyescas (Suite for Piano)

    Performer: Alicia De Larrocha (piano)

    • DECCA 411958-2.
  • LIVE

    • Tunde Jegede

      Still Moment

      Performer: Tunde Jegede (kora)

  • Tunde Jegede

    Dancing in the Spirit

    Performer: Smith Quartet

    • BBC Recording.
  • LIVE

    • Tunde Jegede

      Cycle of Reckoning

      Performer: Tunde Jegede (Kora)

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in A minor RV 422

    Performer: Concerto Italiano Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini (director)

    • OPUS OPS30-181.
  • Edward Elgar

    Douce Pensée (Rosemary) (1882)

    Performer: Three Characteristic Pieces, Op. 10: No. 2 Sérénade Mauresque Performer: Ashley Wass (piano)

    • Naxos 8.570166.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Vedi! le fosche notturna (The Anvil Chorus) from Il Trovatore

    Performer: Chorus and Orchestra of La Scala Performer: Tullio Serafin (conductor)

    • Deutsche Grammophon 4778276.
  • Leos Janáček

    Moon Waltz from The Excursions of Mr Broucek

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Ilan Volkov (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA67517.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in B flat major K. 137

    Performer: The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra Performer: Ton Koopman (conductor)

    • APEX 2564601532.
  • LIVE

    • Kit Downes - Jump Minzi Jump

      Performer: Kit Downes Trio

    • Kit Downes - Madame

      Performer: Kit Downes Trio

    • Kit Downes - Power and Patience

      Performer: Kit Downes Trio

  • Hector Berlioz

    Marche au supplice from Symphonie Fantastique

    Performer: The London Classical Players Performer: Sir Roger Norrington (conductor)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 62857925.
  • Robert Schumann

    Lebhaft from Six Fugues on B-A-C-H Op. 60

    Performer: Simon Preston (playing the restored Royal Albert Hall organ)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD084.
  • Josquin des Prez

    Absolve quesmus

    Performer: The King’s Singers

    • RCA 09026618142.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Overture to Oratorio 'St Paul', Op. 36

    Performer: Simon Preston (playing the restored Royal Albert Hall organ)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD084.
  • Petr Eben

    Pisne z Tesinsk (Tam z tej strony jezona and Dolina Dolina)

    Performer: Jan Martinik (bass) Performer: Alexandr Stary (piano)

    • BBC Recording.

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