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Leonid Gorokhov & Olga Vinokur; Lola Perrin's Octopus Music

Presented by Sean Rafferty. Including a live performance from cellist Leonid Gorokhov with pianist Olga Vinokur. Our Piano A-Z continues with X for X-Treme.

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from renowned cellist Leonid Gorokhov with Olga Vinokur on the piano. Plus pianist/composers Lola Perrin and Nadia Lasserson present Octopus Music for Piano.

In Tune's Piano A-Z continues with X for X-treme - a look at the most far-out limits to which the piano can be stretched. The series of bite-sized features, part of the Piano Season on the BBC, includes contributions from many of the world's greatest pianists, and provides context, history and background information - both in-depth and quirky - broadcast in daily instalments on In Tune at 5.30pm and available to download as a podcast.

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Thu 25 Oct 2012 16:30

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Choir of Westminster Abbey

    Performer: The English Concert/Simon Preston

    • Archiv 410 0302.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Cello Sonata in G minor Op.19 (3rd mvt: Andante)

    Performer: Leonid Gorokhov (cello) Performer: Olga Vinokur (piano)

    • Live.
  • Franz Schubert

    Finale [from Fantasie in C, D934 (arr Leonid Gorokhov)]

    Performer: Leonid Gorokhov (cello) Performer: Olga Vinokur (piano)

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon Primi toni a 10

    Performer: His Majestys Sagbutts & Cornetts Performer: Concerto Platino Performer: Jeffrey Skidmore (director)

    • Hyperion CDA67957.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Mikado's Song (The Mikado, Act II)

    Performer: John Tomlinson (bass) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: David Parry (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 3044.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 [extract]

    Arranger: Horowitz Performer: Lang Lang (piano)

    • DG 477 5976.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for Horn, Trumpet and Trombone

    Performer: Nash Ensemble (John Wallace, trumpet; Richard Watkins, horn; David Purser, Trombone)

    • Hyperion CDA67255/6.
  • Lola Perrin

    Octopus Music: Going on the Baroque Route

    Performer: Emma Foulger, Felicity Smith, Yiting Wang, Lucy Lin (piano)

    • Live.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Overture from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major (BWV. 1068)

    Performer: La Stravaganza Köln Performer: Andrew Manze (director)

    • Denon CO-78966.
  • Anon

    Anon - Pange lingua

    Arranger: Beethoven Performer: University of Manchester music students Performer: Barry Cooper (director)

  • Jocelyn Pook

    Hallelujah (from DESH)

    Performer: Melanie Pappenheim, Tanja Tzarovska, Jeremy Schonfield (vocals) Performer: Jocelyn Pook (violin), Sophie Harris (cello) Performer: Bulgarian orchestra

    • Pook Music PM001.
  • Raymond Yiu

    Sonnet

    Performer: William Berger (baritone) Performer: Iain Burnside (piano)

    • Delphian DCD34116.
  • Trad.

    Irish tune from County Derry [extract]

    Arranger: Percy Grainger Performer: London Wind Orchestra Performer: Denis Wick

    • ASV CDQS 6023.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    In ecclesiis a 14

    Performer: Ex Cathedra Performer: His Majestys Sagbutts & Cornetts Performer: Concerto Platino Performer: Jeffrey Skidmore (director)

    • Hyperion CDA67957.

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  • Thu 25 Oct 2012 16:30

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