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07/07/2011 Martha Guth, Ben Johnson, Ronald Corp

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With performances by soprano Martha Guth and tenor Ben Johnson, plus an interview with composer and conductor Ronald Corp.

The Canadian soprano Martha Guth and British tenor Ben Johnson perform live in the In Tune studio accompanied by pianist Graham Johnson. They will be at the Wigmore Hall, London in a special recital of works relating to Venice.

Composer and conductor Ronald Corp celebrates his 60th birthday this year in a series of events including a World Premiere performance of his new work 'The Wayfarer' at the Royal Festival Hall. Baritone and record label owner Mark Stone, who will be performing at the Royal Festival Hall concert, sings Ronald Corp works live on the show accompanied by pianist Sholto Kynoch.

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
With a selection of music and guests from the music world.
Main news headlines are at 5.00 and 6.00

2 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    Bustle on Olympus before Moliere's arrival from The Apotheosis of Moliere

    Performer: New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp

    • HELIOS CDH55168.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzona no.14

    Performer: Gabrieli Consort Performer: Directed by Paul McCreesh

    • Archiv 449180-2.
  • LIVE

    • Robert Schumann

      Leis rudern hier mon Gondolier (Thomas Moore translated by Freiligrath)

      Performer: Ben Johnson (tenor) Performer: Graham Johnson (pianist)

    • Charles‐François Gounod

      Venise (Musset)

      Performer: Martha Guth (soprano) Performer: Graham Johnson (pianist)

    • Reynaldo Hahn

      La Barcheta

      Performer: Martha Guth (soprano) Performer: Graham Johnson (pianist)

    • Francis Poulenc

      Tell me where is Fancy bred

      Performer: Ben Johnson (tenor) Performer: Martha Guth (soprano) Performer: Graham Johnson (piano)

  • Edward Elgar

    Overture: Froissart

    Performer: Halle Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Sir Mark Elgar

    • Halle CDHLL7509.

    Resonet in laudibus

    Performer: The King’s Singers

    • EMI CDC7491572.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Dance of the Knights from Romeo and Juliet

    Performer: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Performer: Conducted by Barry Wordsworth

    • Royal Opera House ROH008.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Trio Sonata Op 1 No 7 in C major

    Performer: Brook Street Band

    • Avie AV2068.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Prelude in F major

    Performer: Andrew-John Smith (organ)

    • Hyperion CDA67815.
  • Ronald Corp

    St Peter Port (Guernsey Postcard 3)

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp

    • Dutton CDLX7233.
  • LIVE

    • Ronald Corp

      The Owl & the Pussycat; Sleep

      Performer: Mark Stone (baritone) Performer: Sholto Kynoch (piano)

    • Ronald Corp

      'The Irish Pig' from Cornucopia

      Performer: Mark Stone (baritone) Performer: Sholto Kynoch (piano)

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance Op.46 no.6 in D major

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Neeme Järvi

    • Chandos CHAN 6641.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G minor Op.23 no.5

    Performer: Vassily Primakov (piano)

    • Bridge 9348.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Simple Symphony

    Performer: Northern Sinfonia Performer: Conducted by Richard Hickox

    • ASV CDQS6214.


  • Thu 7 Jul 2011 16:30

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