Neville Marriner, Denis Matsuev, Phoenix Piano Trio
Sean Rafferty's guests include conductor Neville Marriner, pianist Denis Matsuev and Phoenix Piano Trio. Plus the Christmas Cracker mini-feature, focusing on festive folk music.
Guests include the great Sir Neville Marriner who returns to conduct the Academy of St Martin in the Fields - the orchestra he founded over fifty years ago. Live music from pianist Denis Matsuev, known as 'The Siberian Bear' plus Phoenix Piano Trio, made up of Sholto Kynoch, Marie Macleod and Jonathan Stone.
In Tune continues the countdown to Christmas with the second of our series of Christmas Cracker mini-features exploring different seasonal musical performances. Today, we look at the lively abundance of festive folk music.
Presented by Sean Rafferty
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