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28/06/2011 Chetham's School Students, Christian Zacharias

Presented by Petroc Trelawny. With performances in the studio by musicians from Chetham's Music School, Manchester and pianist/conductor Christian Zacharias.

Students from Chetham's Music School, Manchester make up the Robertson String Quartet, featuring violinist Fiona Robertson, who will be performing in concerts with Chetham's Symphony Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Stephen Threlfall. Presenter Petroc Trelawny speaks to Chetham's Director of Music Stephen Threlfall and the quartet perform works live in the studio by Haydn and Brahms.

Petroc Trelawny speaks to Svend Brown director of the East Neuk Festival, a week of poetry and music taking place in various locations across the East Neuk of Fife. This year the festival features pianist and conductor Christian Zacharias who will perform live on In Tune.

Presented by Petroc Trelawny.
With a selection of music and guests from the music world.
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2 hours

Music Played

  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in C major, K. 406

    Performer: Christian Zacharias, piano

    • MDG – 340 1162-2.
  • LIVE

    • Joseph Haydn

      3rd movement from String Quartet in B flat major Op.33, No.4

      Performer: Robertson Quartet

    • Johannes Brahms

      2nd movement from String Quartet in B flat major Op.67, No.3

      Performer: Robertson Quartet

    • Joseph Haydn

      4th movement finale from String Quartet in B flat major Op.33, No.4

      Performer: Robertson Quartet

  • Henry Purcell

    Fairest Isle

    Performer: Andreas Scholl, counter-tenor Performer: Accademia Bizantina Performer: Stefano Montari, leader

    • DECCA – 478 2262.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 (Zingaresca)

    Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Performer: Wiener Philharmoniker Performer: James Levine, conductor

    • DG – 437 544-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Exsultate, Jubilate K. 165

    Performer: Danielle de Niese, soprano Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor

    • DECCA – 478 2417.
  • LIVE

    • Domenico Scarlatti

      Sonata in B minor K108

      Performer: Christian Zacharias (piano)

    • Johannes Brahms

      Intermezzo, Op. 119 No. 1

      Performer: Christian Zacharias (piano)

    • Domenico Scarlatti

      Sonata in D minor arranged by Christian Zacharias

      Performer: Christian Zacharias (piano)

  • Guillaume de Machaut

    Je puis trop bien

    Performer: Orlando Consort

    • ARCHIV – 457 618-2.
  • George Antheil


    Performer: Philharmonishches Staatsorchester Hamburg Performer: Ingo Metzmacher, conductor

    • EMI – 5 57129 2.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche, Suite for saxophone and orchestra (in 3 movements)

    Performer: Belgian Radio and Television Philharmonic Orchestra, Brussels Performer: Sohre Rahbari, saxophone Performer: Alexander Rahbari, conductor

    • NAXOS – 8.554784.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    All'ombra degli allori

    Performer: Delitiae Musicae Performer: Marco Longhini, director

    • NAXOS – 8.572136.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Finale (lebhaft bewegt) from String Quintet in F major

    Performer: The Raphael Ensemble

    • HYPERION – CDH55372.
  • Fred Steiner

    Star Trek: Main title

    Performer: The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Fred Steiner, conductor

    • SLCS-7078.


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