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Sean Rafferty presents live music from Andrew Lawrence-King and students from Guildhall School of Music, plus contralto Marie-Nicole Lemieux and Katia and Marielle Labeque.

French-Canadian contralto Marie-Nicole Lemieux visits the In Tune studio to discuss her current role of Mistress Quickly in the Royal Opera House's production of Verdi's Falstaff. Plus director and harpist Andrew Lawrence-King performs live in the studio with students from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. They play extracts from their upcoming performances of Monteverdi's Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda at the Wallace Collection and will be joined by curator Tobias Capwell. We also talk to French pianists Katia and Marielle Labeque in Liverpool ahead of their performance of Poulenc's Concerto for Two Pianos with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra under Kazushi Ono.

Presented by Sean Rafferty
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2 hours

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    L'Isle joyeuse

    Performer: Rafal Blechacz (pf)

    • DG 4779548.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Orlando Furioso: Nel profundo

    Performer: Marie-Nicole Lemieux Performer: Ensemble Matheus Performer: Jean-Christophe Spinosi

    • Naïve V5294.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Falstaff: Act Two, Part 2 (opening)

    Performer: Los Angeles PO Performer: Carlo Maria Giulini

    • DG 4776498.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Praeludium and Allegro

    Performer: Kyung Wha Chung (vln) Performer: Philip Moll (pno)

    • Decca 4782660.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Prague Carnival

    Performer: Philharmonic Performer: Gianandrea Noseda

    • Chandos CHAN 10413.
  • Gautier de Coincy

    Efforcier M'estuet Ma Voiz

    Performer: Harp Consort Performer: Andrew Lawrence-King

    • HMU 907317.
  • LIVE

    • Claudio Monteverdi

      Combatimento (exc)

      Performer: Allessandro Fisher Performer: Alba Bosch Performer: Eduard Mas Performer: Andrew Lawrence-King Performer: Mie Itoh

  • François-Joseph Gossec

    Simphonie a 6

    Performer: Les Jacobins Performer: Mathieu Lussier

    • Atma ACD22595.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Concerto for 2 Pianos: ii) Larghetto

    Performer: Katia Labqeque Performer: Marielle Labqeque Performer: Boston SO Performer: Seiji Ozawa

    • Philips 426284-2.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Concerto for 2 Pianos: iii) Finale (Allegro Molto)

    Performer: Katia Labqeque Performer: Marielle Labqeque Performer: Boston SO Performer: Seiji Ozawa

    • Philips 426284-2.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Twelve etudes for guitar: No 9 Tres peu anime

    Performer: Julian Bream

    • RCA Rad Seal 88697316212.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto: i) Allegro con spirito

    Performer: Alison Balsom Performer: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen

    • EMI 2162130.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St Matthew Passion: Erbarme dich, mein Gott

    Performer: Clare Wilkinson (alto) Performer: Dunedin Consort Performer: John Butt

    • Linn CKD313.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Zwillingsbruder

    Performer: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien Performer: Manfred Huss

    • BIS CD1862.
  • Franz Liszt

    Six Chants polonaise S.480: V. Mes joies

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska

    • ATMA ACD22641.


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