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Yulianna Avdeeva, Lesley Garrett, Vijay Iyer

Suzy Klein presents live music and guests, including pianist Yulianna Avdeeva, soprano Lesley Garrett and jazz pianist Vijay Iyer. Plus The Story of Music in 50 Pieces.

Suzy Klein's guests include Russian pianist Yulianna Avdeeva, winner of the 2010 Chopin Competition, in the UK for a recital at London's Queen Elizabeth Hall. She will perform live in the In Tune studio.
Plus soprano Lesley Garrett and jazz pianist Vijay Iyer.

Also today, the continuation of The Story of Music in 50 pieces. Composer Howard Goodall, in conversation with Suzy Klein, explores his personal choice of 50 compositions that changed the course of music history. Broadcast on In Tune every weekday at 5.30pm, The Story of Music continues in Essential Classics weekdays at 11am, and each instalment is available as a download.
Today: Bach's world famous Air on a G string

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita no. 1 in B flat major BWV.825 for keyboard

    Performer: Yulianna Avdeeva

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sonata a 14 S.185 [1615 no.18]

    Performer: Paul Mccreesh Performer: Gabrieli Players

    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 93870.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    3 Nocturnes Op.15 for piano

    Performer: Yulianna Avdeeva

  • Interview: Yulianna Avdeeva

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Concerto no. 1 in E minor Op.11 for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Frans Bruggen Performer: Yulianna Avdeeva Performer: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century

    • Chopin Institute.
    • white label.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Signor Bruschino, ossia Il figlio per azzardo - opera in 1 act

    Conductor: Riccardo Chailly Performer: La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra

    • DECCA.
    • 448`-218 2.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Turandot - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Paul Daniel Performer: Lesley Garrett Performer: London Session Orchestra

    • EMI.
    • 5 57628 2.
  • Interview: Lesley Garrett

  • Francis Poulenc

    La Voix humaine - tragedie lyrique in 1 act

    Conductor: Georges Pretre Performer: Denise Duval Performer: Paris Opera Comique Orchestra

    • EMI.
    • 5 65156 2.
  • Story of Music in 50 Pieces: Bach - Air on a G string

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 3 in D major BWV.1068 for orchestra

    Performer: Berlin Academy of Ancient Music

    • HMX-2908074.77.
  • Mendelssohn Blue Plaque feature

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte - book 1 Op.19

    Performer: Glenn Gould

    • Sony.
    • 88697420722-26.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish)

    Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe

    • TELDEC.
    • 9031-72308-2.
  • Interview: Vijay Iyer

  • Rod Temperton

    The Star of a Story

    Performer: Vijay Iyer Trio

    • ACT.
    • 9524-2.

    A Hard day's night, orch. G Martin with parody recitation a la Olivier/Richard III

    Performer: Peter Sellars

    • EMI.
    • CDP 7 94689 2.
  • William Walton

    Richard III - music for the film

    Conductor: Neville Marriner Performer: Academy of St Martin-In-The-Fields

    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-8841.
  • Interview: Vijay Iyer

  • Vijay Iyer


    Performer: Vijay Iyer

  • Interview: Vijay Iyer

  • John Bettis

    Human Nature

    Composer: Steve Porcaro Performer: Vijay Iyer Trio

    • ACT.
    • 9524-2.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    The Padstow lifeboat - march Op.94 for brass band

    Conductor: Malcolm Arnold Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band

    • RCA.
    • 74321-88392 2.


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