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Christopher Wheeldon, James Turnbull, Martin Rummel, Stephen De Pledge

Sean Rafferty talks to choreographer Christopher Wheeldon. Plus live music in the studio from young oboist James Turnbull, and cellist Martin Rummel and pianist Stephen De Pledge.

Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music and arts news, guests and live music.

Sean talks to the superstar choreographer Christopher Wheeldon ahead of the first night of 'Aeternum', his much awaited new work for the Royal Ballet.

Live music comes from the young British oboist James Turnbull whose new CD comes out this month, plus internationally renowned soloists cellist Martin Rummel and pianist Stephen Pledge combine forces to perform in the studio.

Also today, another instalment in 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, every weekday at 5.30pm. The Story of Music continues in Essential Classics weekdays at 11am, and each episode is available as a download.
Today: Verdi's La Traviata.

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Music Played

  • William Byrd

    The March before the battle (The Earl of Oxford's march), arr. Howarth for brass [no.3 fr.

    Performer: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

    • DECCA.
    • 289 467 746-2.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Planets - suite Op.32

    Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra

    • LPO.
    • LPO-0047.
  • Edmund Rubbra

    Sonata in C major Op.100 for oboe and piano

    Performer: Elizabeth Burgess Performer: James Turnbull

  • Interview: James Turnbull

  • Thomas Attwood Walmisley

    Sonatina no. 1 in G mi/B fl maj for oboe and piano

    Performer: Elizabeth Burgess Performer: James Turnbull

  • John Adams

    Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.

    Conductor: Edo de Waart Performer: San Francisco S O

    • ELEKTRA.
    • 7559-79144-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 4 in D major BWV.1069 for orchestra vers. standard

    Performer: Concerto Koln

    • BERLIN CLASSICS.
    • 0300061-BC.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Apollo - ballet in 2 scenes for string orchestra vers. rev. 1947

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

    • DECCA.
    • 443-577-2.
  • Interview : Christopher Wheeldon

  • Benjamin Britten

    Sinfonia da requiem Op.20

    Conductor: Steuart Bedford Performer: London S O.

    • Naxos.
    • 8.557196.
  • Interview : Christopher Wheeldon

  • Joby Talbot

    The Croquet Match (from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland)

    Conductor: Christopher Austin Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    • Signum.
    • SIGCD-327.
  • The Story of Music in 50 pieces - part 30

  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Traviata - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Carlo Rizzi Performer: Anna Netrebko Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

    • DG.
    • 477-5933.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Amadigi di Gaula - opera

    Performer: Bjarte Eike Performer: Barokksolistene

    • BIS.
    • SACD1997.
  • Franz Schubert

    Overture in D major D.556

    Conductor: Christian Benda Performer: Prague Sinfonia

    • NAXOS.
    • 8.-570329.
  • Interview: Martin Rummel and Stephen De Pledge

  • David Popper

    Im Walde - suite Op.50 for cello and piano

    Performer: Martin Rummel Performer: Stephen de Pledge

  • Interview: Martin Rummel and Stephen De Pledge

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    7 Variations on 'Bei Mannern, welche Liebe fuhlen' WoO.46 for cello and piano [from Mozart

    Performer: Martin Rummel Performer: Stephen de Pledge

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