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Thursday - Sean Rafferty

Sean Rafferty presents live performances by the Abram Wilson Quartet and an interview with conductor Antonio Pappano, music director of the Royal Opera House.

Trumpet player Abram Wilson and his quartet - double-bassist Alex Davis, drummer Dave Hamblett and pianist Reuben James - perform works including 'Creole Sunset', 'Surprise, Surprise' and 'Soul Train' live in the In Tune studio ahead of their upcoming concerts at Kings Place, London and Turner Sims, Southampton.

Sean Rafferty talks to conductor Antonio Pappano, the music director of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Pappano will conduct the Royal Opera House production of Wagner's 'Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg', featuring Wolfgang Koch (Hans Sachs), Simon O'Neill (Walter von Stolzing), Emma Bell (Eva), Peter Coleman-Wright (Sixtus Beckmesser) and John Tomlinson (Veit Pogner).

Sean Rafferty presents In Tune, with live music and guests from the music world and arts news updates.
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2 hours

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Waltz in B flat major Op.39 No.1

    Arranger: Brandon Ridenour Performer: Canadian Brass

    • ODR7415.
  • Irving Berlin

    White Christmas

    Performer: Jascha Heifetz, violin Performer: Salvador Camarata

    • DECCA MACD-42212.
  • LIVE

    • Abram Wilson

      Creole Sunset

      Performer: Abram Wilson, trumpet Performer: Alex Davis, double bass Performer: Dave Hamblett, drums Performer: Reuben James, piano

    • Abram Wilson

      Wish

      Performer: Abram Wilson, trumpet Performer: Alex Davis, double bass Performer: Dave Hamblett, drums Performer: Reuben James, piano

  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Psalm 109: Dixit Dominus (Vespers of 1610)

    Performer: Jill Gomez, soprano Performer: Felicity Palmer, soprano Performer: Robert Tear, tenor Performer: Philip Langridge, tenor Performer: John Shirley-Quirk, baritone Performer: Michael Rippon, bass Performer: Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra Performer: John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

    • DECCA 414 572 2.
  • Franz Liszt

    Weihnachtsbaum S186: Die Hirten an der Krippe (In Dulci Jubilo)

    Performer: Leslie Howard, piano

    • Hyperion CDA66388.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Sleigh Ride!

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: John Rutter, conductor

    • DECCA 2782129.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    Chaconne: Sans frayeur dans ce bois

    Performer: Sophie Daneman, soprano Performer: Les Art Florissants Performer: Directed by William Christie

    • ERATO 3984 25485 2.
  • LIVE

    • Abram Wilson

      Soul Train

      Performer: Abram Wilson, trumpet Performer: Alex Davis, double bass Performer: Dave Hamblett, drums Performer: Reuben James, piano

    • Abram Wilson

      Surprise Surprise

      Performer: Abram Wilson, trumpet Performer: Alex Davis, double bass Performer: Dave Hamblett, drums Performer: Reuben James, piano

  • Joseph Haydn

    Quartet in G op77, no.1, first movement

    Performer: Barbirolli String Quartet

    • Radio 3, In Tune.
  • Franz Schubert

    Gute Nacht (from Winterreise D.911)

    Performer: Brigitte Fassbaender, mezzo-soprano Performer: Aribert Reimann, piano

    • EMI CDC 7 49846.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C, BWV 1066: Ouverture, Courante, Gavotte I/II, Forlane, Menuet

    Performer: European Union Baroque Orchestra Performer: Lars Ulrik Mortenson, director and harpsichord Performer: Lidewij van der Voort, concert master

    • CCLCDG 1211.
  • Herman Lohr and Edward Teschemacher

    Where my Caravan has Rested

    Performer: Bing Crosby, vocal Performer: Jascha Heiftetz, violin

    • MCA MCAD 42212.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Salve Regina

    Performer: The Choir of Westminster Cathedral Performer: Martin Baker, Master of Music

    • HYPERION CDA67891.
  • Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg: Overture (extract)

    Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Rafael Kubelik

  • Richard Wagner - Gotterdammerung: "Mime hiess ein murrischer Zwerg..." (Act III)

    Performer: Simon O'Neill (Siegfried) Performer: John Tomlinson (Hagen) Performer: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Performer: Pietari Inkinen

  • Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg: Walthur's prize song

    Performer: Rudolf Schock (Walthur); Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Rafael Kubelik

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