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11/07/2011 Gilad Atzmon, Orient House Ensemble, Gillian Weir

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With performances from jazz saxophonist Gilad Atzmon and the Orient House Ensemble, plus an interview with organist Gillian Weir.

Jazz saxophonist Gilad Atzmon performs live in the studio with the Orient House Ensemble and the Sigamos String Quartet ahead of their upcoming performances at Ronnie Scott's, Frith Street London.

Organist Dame Gillian Weir joins Sean Rafferty in the studio to talk ahead of her performance in St Paul's Cathedral as part of the City of London Festival. She will be joined by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus and conductor Simone Young in a concert of works by Messiaen, Poulenc and Saint-Saens.

Presented by Sean Rafferty.
With a selection of music and guests from the music world.
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2 hours

Music Played

  • Bedrich Smetana

    Dance of the Comedians (Bartered Bride)

    Performer: Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Christoph von Dohnanyi

    • Decca 444867-2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Les Nuits d'ete, Op 7, L'ile inconnue

    Performer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Performer: Nicholas McGegan

    • Philharmonia Baroque PBP01.
  • Enrique Granados

    Andaluza

    Performer: Milos Karadaglic (guitar)

    • DG 4779693.
  • LIVE

    • Tom Adair and Matt Dennis

      Everything Happens to Me (arranged Gilad Atzmon)

      Performer: Gilad Atzmon (saxophone) Performer: Orient House Ensemble Performer: Sigamos String Quartet

    • Cole Porter

      What is this Thing Called Love (arranged Gilad Atzmon)

      Performer: Gilad Atzmon (saxophone) Performer: Orient House Ensemble Performer: Sigamos String Quartet Performer: Everything Happens to Me

    • David Raksin

      Laura (arranged Gilad Atzmon)

      Performer: Gilad Atzmon (saxophone) Performer: Orient House Ensemble Performer: Sigamos String Quartet

  • Georges Bizet

    Overture to L'Arlésienne

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Carlo Rizzi

    • Teldec 4509-96434-2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trumpet Concerto

    Performer: Maurice Andre (trumpet) Performer: Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra Performer: Conducted by János Rolla

    • EMI CDC555231-2.
  • Théodore Dubois

    Toccata

    Performer: Gillian Weir (organ of Suntory Hall, Japan)

    • FONTEC FOCD2702.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Eighteen Chorales (Leipzig Chorale Preludes) No 17, BWV 667

    Performer: Gillian Weir

    • Priory PRCD800 A B.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Organ Concerto (final section)

    Performer: Gillian Weir (organ) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Conducted by David Hill

    • LINN CKD180.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Prelude to Traviata, Act I

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Conducted by Claudio Abbado

    • DG 457 527-2.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Vissi d'arte, Tosca

    Performer: Maria Callas (soprano) Performer: Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano Performer: Victor de Sabata

    • EMI Classics 7243 5 57205 2 8.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Scherzo Fantastique Op.3

    Performer: St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy

    • Decca 448812-2.

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