Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Mahan Esfahani, Pavel Gomziakov, Kai Ruutel, Edgaras Montvidas

Sean Rafferty presents, featuring theatre and opera director Peter Sellars, plus live music from harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani and cellist Pavel Gomziakov.

Sean Rafferty meets theatre and opera director Peter Sellars and actress Tina Benko to talk about their upcoming production of Desdemona at the Barbican in London.

There is live music from exciting young harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani. A Radio 3 New Generation Artist, Esfahani will be performing live on In Tune ahead of his Proms Saturday Matinee directing the Academy of Ancient Music in his own arrangement of Bach's Art of Fugue.

Also on today's programme, live music from cellist Pavel Gomziakov ahead of his appearance at the 2012 Harrogate Festival,

And Sean meets two Royal Opera House Young Artists - Kai Ruutel and Edgaras Montvidas - who will perform arias from Rossini's Il viaggio al Reims and L'Elisir d'Amore.

Main news headlines are at 5:00 and 6:00
Twitter: @BBCInTune.

1 hour, 30 minutes


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