02/06/2011 Thomas Hampson, Paco Pena, Kristjan Jarvi
Presented by Sean Rafferty. With Thomas Hampson, Paco Pena, Andy Saunders, Kristjan Jarvi, Steven Moore, Andrew Staples and Kiera Duffy.
Presented by Sean Rafferty.
Today's programme features an interview with baritone Thomas Hampson, ahead of his Mahler recital at the Wigmore Hall on June 13th. The great flamenco guitarist Paco Pena drops by to perform for us ahead of his late night concert at the Wigmore Hall on June 3rd. Sean chats to Andy Saunders about the Cottier Chamber Project which takes place in Glasgow from the 3rd - 25th June.
Conductor Kristjan Jarvi also joins Sean in the studio today. Kristjan will be conducting a concert performance of Bernstein's Candide with the London Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican on June 5th. We will hear a performance of a duet from the show performed live in studio by cast members Andrew Staples and Kiera Duffy with piano accompaniment from Steven Moore.
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