BBC Singers, Royal College of Music Students, Semyon Bychkov
Presented by Sean Rafferty. With music from the BBC Singers with Paul Brough, and students from the Royal College of Music with Ashley Solomon, plus conductor Semyon Bychkov.
As they prepare for a concert exploring the life and times of the fourth Earl of Sandwich in Kent, baroque soloists from the Royal College of Music perform live in the studio with director Ashley Solomon. Ahead of Total Immersion: Arvo Part at the Barbican, the BBC Singers and their Principal Guest Conductor Paul Brough sing music from Part's Seven Magnificat Antiphons and Summa live in the studio. Plus conductor Semyon Bychkov talks to presenter Sean Rafferty about his new appointment as Klemperer Chair of Conducting at the Royal Academy of Music and his upcoming performances of La Boheme at the Royal Opera House.
Presented by Sean Rafferty
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