05/07/2011 Khatia Buniatishvili, Maxim Rysanov, Victoria Wood
Viola player Maxim Rysanov performs Bach and Grainger in the studio, pianist Khatia Buniatishvili plays Liszt, and Victoria Wood talks about her new theatre piece The Day We Sang.
New Generation Artist and Pianist Khatia Buniatishvili will be performing at Cadogan Hall for a Proms chamber music recital featuring Liszt and Prokofiev next week. She joins Sean in the studio and performs Liszt live.
Viola player Maxim Rysanov performs Bach and Grainger, with fellow-Russian artist Katya Apekisheva accompanying on piano. They return to the City of London Festival this week with a programme of Bach, Grainger and Schubert.
Also on the programme, writer and performer Victoria Wood talks to Sean Rafferty about her new theatre piece 'The Day We Sang' which has been commissioned by the Manchester International Festival and features a new Manchester Children's Choir, formed especially for the production. The show will also feature members of the Hallé Youth Orchestra.
Presented by Sean Rafferty.
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