Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Emma Kirkby, Cafe Mozart, Callum Smart, Gordon Back

Presented by Suzy Klein. With music from soprano Emma Kirkby and Cafe Mozart, plus violinist Callum Smart performing alongside Gordon Back.

As they prepare to launch their new album 'Haydn à l'anglaise', early music group Cafe Mozart and soprano Dame Emma Kirkby perform live in the studio. Director Derek McCulloch, flautist Jenny Thomas, guitarist Ian Gammie and Dame Emma talk to presenter Suzy Klein about music, life and their upcoming projects.

Also playing live in the studio, young violinist Callum Smart who won the string section of the 2010 BBC Young Musician of the Year Competition at the age of thirteen with the Menuhin International Violin Competition Artistic Director Gordon Back on piano. Callum was a prize-winner in the 2010 Menuhin Competition and this year, it will take place in Beijing, the first time it has moved outside Europe.

Presented by Suzy Klein.
Main news headlines are at 5.00 and 6.00
Twitter: BBCInTune.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Pour le piano: Prelude

    Performer: Rafal Blechacz

    • DG 4779548.
  • LIVE

    • Joseph Haydn

      Love in Return

      Performer: Emma Kirkby Performer: Ian Gammie

  • Joseph Haydn

    The Manly Heart

    Performer: Rogers Covey-Crump Performer: Jenny Thomas Performer: Ian Gammie Performer: Alastair Ross

    • Nimbus NI6174.
  • LIVE

    • Joseph Haydn

      Youth and Beauty

      Performer: Emma Kirkby Performer: Jenny Thomas Performer: Ian Gammie

  • Stephen Sondheim

    Follies: Losing my mind

    Performer: Dame Edna Everage Performer: Phil Reno

    • Fynesworth Alley FA2101SE.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Ouverture avec tous les Airs a jouer de l'Opera d'Atys

    Performer: Capriccio Baroque Orchestra

    • Tudor 7185.
  • LIVE

    • Fritz Kreisler

      La Gitana

      Performer: Callum Smart Performer: Gordon Back

  • Frederick Delius

    The March of Spring

    Performer: Halle Performer: Mark Elder

    • Halle HLL7528.
  • LIVE

    • Christoph Willibald Gluck


      Arranger: Kreisler Performer: Callum Smart Performer: Gordon Back

    • George Gershwin

      It ain't necessarily so

      Performer: Callum Smart Performer: Gordon Back

  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Otello: ballet music

    Performer: Bournemouth SO Performer: Jose Serebrier Performer: Naxos 8.572818-19

    • CD.1.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E major Op 62 No 2

    Performer: Stephen Hough

    • Hyperion CDA67764.
  • Marcello/Klieme

    Concerto in D minor

    Performer: Xavier de Maistre Performer: l’Arte del Mondo Performer: Werner Ehrhardt

    • Sony 88697937732.
  • Pablo de Sarasate


    Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: James Levine

    • DG 4779179.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    Christus Vincit

    Performer: Dmitri Ensemble Performer: Graham Ross

    • Naxos 8.570719.


Discover more music with the In Tune Mixtape

Discover more music with the In Tune Mixtape

30 minutes of uninterrupted music - on air every weekday at 7pm and online at any time.

In Tune Sessions

In Tune Sessions

Watch live performances recorded at the In Tune studios