09/11/2011 Zakir Hussain, Maximilian Hornung, James Naughtie
Presented by Sean Rafferty. With performances in the studio by tabla player Zakir Hussain and cellist Maximilian Hornung, and My Essential Symphony with presenter James Naughtie.
Tabla master Zakir Hussain comes to the In Tune studio to perform live music with dholak player Navin Sharma, mridangam and kanjira player Sridhar Parthasarathy and bansuri flautist player Rakesh Chaurasia. They will all be performing at the Royal Festival Hall in the concert 'Masters of Percussion' on the opening night of the London Jazz Festival 2011.
Sean Rafferty is also joined in the studio by cellist Maximilian Hornung, performing solo cello works live on the show. Maximilian is about to perform with the London Mozart Players at Fairfield Halls, Croydon in a concert of Mozart, Haydn and Britten.
Coverage of "My Essential Symphony" continues with the Today programme presenter James Naughtie. Exclusive to In Tune, "My Essential Symphony" features a range of advocates sharing their thoughts on a particular symphony, running throughout a month of programmes celebrating the Symphony across Radio 3 and BBC4 television.
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