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Pascal and Ami Roge, Chris Stephens, Erwin Schrott, Ruxandra Donose

Sean Rafferty presents performances in the studio by the piano duo of Pascal and Ami Roge, an interview with Erwin Schrott, and the new Picasso exhibition.

Live performances on In Tune by the piano duo Pascal and Ami Rogé, described as 'four hands and two hearts'. They will be performing works by Debussy and Paul Chihara live in the studio ahead of their Celebration of Debussy concerts at Kings Place.

Sean Rafferty talks to Chris Stephens, the lead curator of the new exhibition Picasso and Modern Art, about to open at the Tate Britain.

Bass-baritone Erwin Schrott and mezzo-soprano Ruxandra Donose join Sean live in the studio ahead of their performances at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in Mozart's 'Don Giovanni'.

Plus, we have an exclusive Digested version of Mozart's opera the 'Marriage of Figaro' written for In Tune by Guardian writer and author John Crace. Performed by Harry Livingstone, Tracy Wiles, Christine Absalom and Don Gilet.

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2 hours

Last on

Tue 14 Feb 2012 16:30

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in E flat major Op.18 (Grande valse brillante), orchestrated Stravinsky

    Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Andrew Litton (conductor)

    • BIS SACD1874.
  • LIVE

    • Claude Debussy

      En Bateau (from Petite Suite, four hands)

      Performer: Pascal Roge Performer: Ami Roge

    • Claude Debussy

      Clair de lune (from Suite bergamasque, solo)

      Performer: Pascal Roge

  • Vincenzo Bellini

    Concerto for Oboe and Orchestra in E flat major

    Performer: Diego Dini Ciacci (oboe) Performer: Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto

    • CPO 777715-2.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Vissi d'arte: Tosca

    Performer: Renee Fleming Performer: Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre Performer: Valery Gergiev

    • Decca 475 8069.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour! Op 12, version for orchestra

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Performer: Gill Shaham Performer: Naoka Tanaka

    • Deutsche Grammophone 449 923-2.
  • LIVE

    • Claude Debussy

      Ballet (from Petite Suite, four hands)

      Performer: Pascal Roge Performer: Ami Roge

    • Paul Chihara

      Love Song (from Ami Suite, four hands)

      Performer: Pascal Roge Performer: Ami Roge

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 9 in D minor Op.125 (Choral) IV: Andante maestoso; Allegro energico, sempre b

    Performer: Rebecca von Lipinksi (soprano) Performer: Anna Grevelius (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Peter Wedd (tenor) Performer: Roderick Williams (baritone) Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus Performer: Manchester Camerata

    • Douglas Boyd (conductor).
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Marriage of Figaro: Act II, No. 12 - Voi che sapete

    Performer: Ruxandra Donose (cherubino) Performer: Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Bertrand de Billy (conductor)

    • ARTE NOVA 74321927592.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Don Giovanni: Madamina, il catalogo e questo

    Performer: Erwin Schrott (Leporello) Performer: Orquestra de la Comunitat Valencia Performer: Riccardo Frizza

    • DECCA 4780473.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cypresses B. 152, 10. Andante maestoso

    Performer: Emerson Quartet

    • DECCA.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo and Juliet - ballet [Op. 64], Act 1 sc. 2; The Little girl Juliet

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    • LSO Live LSO0682.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Miller's Dance: Three Cornered Hat

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Juanjo Mena

    • Chandos 10694.
  • Astor Piazzolla


    Performer: Erwin Schrott Performer: Pablo Ziegler (piano) Performer: Hector del Curto (bandoneon) Performer: Claudio Ragazzi (guitar) Performer: Romero Lumbambo (guitar) Performer: Jisoo Ok (cello) Performer: Pedro Giraudo (bass) Performer: Machiko Ozawa (violin) Performer: Wei Tan (violin) Performer: Liuh-Wen Ting (viola) Performer: Susan Palma Nidel (flute) Performer: Julio Botti (soprano/tenor saxophone) Performer: Café (percussion) Performer: Sara Erde (vocals) Performer: Rinat Shaham (vocals)

    • Sony Classical 88697844742.


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