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Richard Egarr, Fretwork, Tippett String Quartet

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With live music from conductor and harpsichordist Richard Egarr, viol consort Fretwork plus the Tippett String Quartet.

Sean Rafferty's guests include the conductor and harpsichordist Richard Egarr who prepares to perform with Scottish Chamber Orchestra. He'll play piano live in the studio. Also performing for us, one of the world's finest viol consorts, Fretwork, ahead of their three day residency at King's Place, London. Yet more live music from the Tippett Quartet, the acclaimed young British string quartet who celebrate their 15th anniversary in 2013.
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2 hours


Music Played

  • Carlos Gardel

    Por una cabeza

    Performer: Tippett Quartet

  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 HWV.258

    Conductor: Simon Preston Performer: The English Concert Performer: Westminster Abbey Choir

    • ARCHIV.
    • 410-030 2.
  • Maurice Ravel - Concerto in G major for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Pierre Boulez Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard Performer: Cleveland Orchestra.

  • Feature: Baroque Remixed

  • Henry Purcell

    Thou knowest, Lord [setting for Queen Mary's funeral] Z.58C for chorus, flat trumpets & bc

    Conductor: Jeremy Summerly Performer: Oxford Camerata

    • NAXOS.
    • 8-553129.
  • Miklós Rózsa

    Quartet no. 1 Op.22 for strings

    Performer: Tippett Quartet

  • Interview: Tippett Quartet

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quartet in G major K.387 for strings

    Performer: Tippett Quartet

  • Benjamin Britten

    Songs and proverbs of William Blake Op.74 for baritone and piano

    Performer: Gerald Finley Performer: Julius Drake

    • CDA-67778.
  • Jan Ladislav Dussek

    The Sufferings of the Queen of France C.98, Op.23 for piano [also known as Op.44]

    Performer: Richard Egarr

  • Interview: Richard Egarr

  • Jan Ladislav Dussek

    Fantasia and Fugue Op.55 for piano

    Performer: Richard Egarr

  • Interview: Richard Egarr

  • Jan Ladislav Dussek

    Sonata in C minor Op.35`3 for piano

    Performer: Richard Egarr

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Die Geschopfe des Prometheus - ballet music Op.43

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra

    • CDH-55196.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    La Boheme - opera in 4 acts

    Conductor: Bertrand de Billy Performer: Rolando Villazon Performer: Bavarian R S O

    • DG.
    • 477 8854.
  • John Dowland

    M. John Langton's pavan for 5 instruments [Lachrimae, 1604]

    Performer: Fretwork

  • John Dowland

    The Earl of Essex his galliard vers. for 5 viols & lute

    Performer: Fretwork

  • John Dowland

    Semper Dowland semper dolens - pavan for 5 viols and lute [Lachrimae, 1604]

    Performer: Fretwork

  • Interview: Fretwork

  • John Coprario

    Fantasia a 5 C.36 (Illicita cosa)

    Performer: Fretwork

  • William Lawes

    Consort suite 'for the violls' a 6 no. 2 in C major [VdGS.87-9]

    Performer: Fretwork

  • Giacomo Puccini

    Tosca - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Valery Gergiev Performer: Renee Fleming Performer: Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra

    • DECCA.
    • 475-8070.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures from an exhibition for piano

    Performer: Steven Osborne

    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 67896.


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