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Friday - Sean Rafferty

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With a performance by the award-winning Cecilia String Quartet, playing with violin and viola player Barry Shiffman of the Banff Competition.

Taking their name from Saint Cecilia, the patron saint of music, the Cecilia String Quartet join us live in the studio to perform ahead of their concert at the Wigmore Hall. They are joined by Canadian violinist and violist Barry Shiffman of the Banff International String Quartet Competition, which the Cecilia Quartet won in 2010.

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

Music Played

  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Violin Concerto: first movement (opening)

    Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andre Previn

    • DG 4748742.
  • George Gershwin

    Porgy & Bess: It ain't necessarily so

    Performer: Cab Calloway Performer: Andre Previn

    • Sony SMK64314.
  • Previn

    Double Concerto: iii) Allegro

    Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) Performer: Roman Patkolo (double bass) Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andre Previn

    • DG 4778114.
  • Vivaldi/Balsom

    Concerto in A minor, RV.356

    Performer: Alison Balsom (trumpet) Performer: Scottish Ensemble

    • EMI 4560942.
  • LIVE

    • Ponce/Szymanski

      Estrellita

      Performer: Morgan Szymanski (guitar) Performer: Lizzie Ball (violin)

    • Astor Piazzolla

      Libertango

      Performer: Morgan Szymanski (guitar) Performer: Lizzie Ball (violin) Performer: Phuoung Nguyen (accordian) Performer: Emma Smith (double bass)

    • Piazzolla/Szymanski

      Café 1930

      Performer: Morgan Szymanski (guitar) Performer: Lizzie Ball (violin) Performer: Phuoung Nguyen (accordian) Performer: Emma Smith (double bass)

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture: Don Giovanni

    Performer: La Cetra Baroque Orchestra Performer: Andrea Marcon

    • DG 4779445.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in C minor, D.899/1

    Performer: Simone Dinnerstein (piano)

    • Sony 88697998242.
  • LIVE

    • Antonín Dvořák

      Cypresses: iii) When Thy Sweet Glances On Me Fall

      Performer: Cecilia Quartet

    • Ludwig van Beethoven

      Quartet in F, Op.135: iii) Lento assai, cantate e tranquillo

      Performer: Cecilia Quartet

    • Antonín Dvořák

      Quartet Op.106: iii) Molto vivace

      Performer: Cecilia Quartet

  • Richard Strauss

    Ruhe meine Seele

    Performer: Jane Brandon (soprano) Performer: Dearbhla Collins (piano)

    • BBC Recording.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka No.4 in E flat minor

    Performer: Arthur Rubinstein (piano)

    • Sony LSC6177.

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