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Louis Lortie, Scottish Opera

Sean Rafferty's guests include Montreal-born pianist Louis Lortie. Plus singers from Scottish Opera and D'Oyly Carte's new production of The Pirates of Penzance.

Sean Rafferty's guests today include Montreal-born pianist Louis Lortie. He'll be performing live in the In Tune studio ahead of an appearance with the BBC Philharmonic.Singers Richard Suart, Graeme Broadbent, Nicholas Sharratt and Rosie Aldridge join us down the line from Glasgow's Pacific Quay studios to tell us about Scottish Opera and D'Oyly Carte's new co-production of Gilbert & Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance.Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.In.Tune@bbc.co.uk@BBCInTune.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Samuel Scheidt

    Battle suite, arr. E. Howarth for brass quintet

    Performer: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

    • Decca.
    • 467 764 2.
  • Interview: Rosie Aldridge, Nicholas Sharratt, Martin Lloyd-Evans

  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty - comic opera

    Performer: Nicholas Sharratt Performer: Rosie Aldridge Performer: Ruth Wilkinson

  • Interview: Richard Suart

  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty - comic opera

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras Performer: Richard Suart Performer: Welsh National Opera Chorus Performer: Welsh National Opera Orchestra

    • TELARC.
    • CD-80353.
    • -13.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes galantes - opera-ballet in 4 entrees [1736]

    Conductor: Marc Minkowski Performer: Les Musiciens du Louvre

    • ARCHIV.
    • 477 5578.
    • -17.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon a 10 S.127 [1615 no.14]

    Performer: Paul Mccreesh Performer: Gabrieli Players

    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 93870.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Impromptu in A flat major Op.29 for piano

    Performer: Louis Lortie

  • Richard Strauss

    4 Letzte Lieder AV.150 for voice and orchestra

    Conductor: Richard Hickox Performer: Heather Harper Performer: London S O.

    • EMI.
    • CD EMX 21 91.
    • -4.
  • Interview: Louis Lortie

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Impromptu in G flat major Op.51 for piano

    Performer: Louis Lortie

  • Interview: Louis Lortie

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Fantaisie-impromptu in C sharp minor Op.66 for piano

    Performer: Louis Lortie

  • Maurice Ravel

    Alborada del gracioso [no.4 of "Miroirs"], arr. for orchestra [orig. for piano]

    Conductor: Pierre Boulez Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

  • William Byrd

    Ave verum corpus (O Lord, God of Israel) for 4 voices [Gradualia vol.1, 1605]

    Arranger: Peter Phillips Performer: Tallis Scholars

  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Le Carnaval des animaux

    Performer: Edith Salmen-Weber Performer: Eduard Brunner Performer: Georg Hortnagel Performer: Gidon Kremer Performer: Irena Grafenauer Performer: Isabelle van Keulen Performer: Markus Steckeler Performer: Martha Argerich Performer: Mischa Maisky Performer: Nelson Freire Performer: Tabea Zimmermann

    • PHILIPS.
    • 416-841-2.
    • -1.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Fanfare for St Edmundsbury for 3 trumpets [1959]

    Performer: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

    • LONDON.
    • 430-369-2.
    • -8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Ode for St Cecilia's day (From harmony, from heav'nly harmony)

    Performer: Anthony Pleeth Performer: Felicity Lott Performer: Trevor Pinnock Performer: The English Concert

    • Archiv.
    • 474 549 2.
    • -4.
  • Feature

    • In Fine Style

      The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    French suite no. 4 in E flat major BWV.815 for keyboard

    Performer: Angela Hewitt

    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 671212.

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