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14/12/2011 Andy Sheppard, Chapelle du Roi

Sean Rafferty presents performances from one of Britain's finest jazz saxophonists, Andy Sheppard, and celebrated early music vocal ensemble Chapelle du Roi.

Presented by Sean Rafferty.

Saxophonist Andy Sheppard is one of Britain's most respected tenor and soprano sax players and he is in the In Tune studio to perform live ahead of a solo concert at Kings Place.

Chapelle du Roi are a young early music vocal ensemble led by Alistair Dixon who specialise in the sacred music of the late medieval and Renaissance. They join Sean in the studio to perform Christmas music from the Tudor period ahead of their Christmas concert in London.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • William Walton

    Spitfire Prelude

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Steuart Bedford (conductor)

    • ASV CDRSN3067.
  • LIVE

    • Andy Sheppard

      Dia Da Liberdade

      Performer: Andy Sheppard (saxophone)

  • Giacomo Puccini

    Vissi d'Arte (Tosca)

    Performer: Renee Fleming (soprano) Performer: Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    • DECCA 4758069.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in B minor

    Performer: London Conchord Ensemble

  • Henry John Gauntlett

    Once in Royal David's City

    Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: Stephen Cleobury (director)

    • DECCA 00289477 9095.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Mambo (Symphonic dances from 'West Side story')

    Performer: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra Performer: Gustavo Dudamel (conductor)

    • DG 477 7457.
  • LIVE

    • Andy Sheppard

      Bye Bye Blackbird

      Performer: Andy Sheppard (saxophone)

  • Andy Sheppard


    Performer: Andy Sheppard (saxophones) Performer: Michael Benita (double-bass) Performer: Seb Rochford (drums)

    • ECM White Label.
  • Enrique Granados

    El Pelele (Escena Goyesca)

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA67846.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No. 6: Scherzo. Wuchtig

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Esa Pekka-Salonen (conductor)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD275.
  • LIVE

    • John Sheppard

      I Give You a New Commandment

      Performer: Chapelle du Roi Performer: Alistair Dixon (director)

    • Victoria

      Alma Redemptoris

      Performer: Chapelle du Roi Performer: Alistair Dixon (director)

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance for Violin and Orchestra, in F major, op.50

    Performer: Kyung-Wha Chung (violin) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    • DG 453 488-2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Polonaise (Eugene Onegin)

    Performer: Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Antonio Pappano (conductor)

    • EMI 3700652.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo in No.3 in C sharp minor

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

    • DECCA 4783206.
  • LIVE

    • John Sheppard

      Verbum Caro

      Performer: Chapelle du Roi Performer: Alistair Dixon (director)

    • Thomas Tallis

      Suscipe quaeso

      Performer: Chapelle du Roi Performer: Alistair Dixon (director)


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