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Monday - James Jolly

With James Jolly. Rossini: William Tell Overture. Schubert: Moments musicaux (excerpts). Glazunov: From the Middle Ages. Chopin: Piano Sonata No 2. Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suites.

This week James Jolly spotlights the talented young artists of their generation, who appear at this year's Proms; performers who have the potential to be the Barenboims, Kennedys and Karajans of the future.

Today, Dejan Lazic, the Croatian pianist performs Schubert and Chopin and Lisa Batiashvili (violinist) performs music of her native Georgia and Sibelius' Violin Concerto - she won the International Sibelius Violin Competition at 16.

Also there are pieces connected with the weather.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell: Overture

    Performers: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Fritz Reiner (conductor)

    • RCA GD60387.
  • Franz Schubert

    Moments Musicaux, D780: selection

    Performers: Dejan Lazic (piano)

    • Channel Classics CCS SA 20705.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    From the Middle Ages, Op.79

    Performers: Scottish National Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN7049.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat major, Op.35

    Performers: Dejan Lazic (piano) Dejan Lazic is performing at the Proms on Thursday 11th August and Friday 2nd September.

    • Channel Classics CCS 15998.
  • Georges Bizet

    L'Arlesienne: Suites

    The Building a Library recommendation from last Saturday's CD Review.