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Brodsky Quartet, Susan Bullock, Toby Spence, Lucy Schaufer

Presented by Sean Rafferty. Guests include the Brodsky Quartet with Lore Lixenberg and Jocelyn Pook, soprano Susan Bullock with tenor Toby Spence plus singer Lucy Schaufer.

Sean Rafferty's guests include internationally renowned soprano Susan Bullock and tenor Toby Spence, both starring in a new production of Benjamin Britten's Gloriana at the Royal Opera House. The Brodsky Quartet perfom live in the studio and are joined by soprano Lore Lixenberg and composer Jocelyn Pook whose new composition will be premiered at the City of London Festival.

Also today, acclaimed singing actress Lucy Schaufer, whose diverse repertoire spans opera house to Broadway. She will be performing live in the studio with cellist Gabriella Swallow and pianist Kevin Amos ahead of her appearance at the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    Gloriana - opera Op.53

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras Performer: Welsh National Opera Orchestra

    • ARGO.
    • 440-213 2.
  • Interview: Susan Bullock & Toby Spence

  • Benjamin Britten

    Gloriana - opera Op.53

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras Performer: Josephine Barstow Performer: Philip Langridge Performer: Welsh National Opera Orchestra

    • ARGO.
    • 440-213 2.
  • Interview: Susan Bullock & Toby Spence

  • Benjamin Britten

    Gloriana - opera Op.53

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras Performer: Josephine Barstow Performer: Philip Langridge Performer: Welsh National Opera Orchestra

    • ARGO.
    • 440-213 2.
  • Franz (1) Schubert

    Beitrag zur funfzigjahrigen Jubelfeier des Herrn von Salieri D.407 for tenor, male-voice c

    Performer: Graham Johnson Performer: Toby Spence

    • HYPERION.
    • CDJ-33032.
  • Trad.

    Bugeilio'r gwenith gwyn (Watching the white wheat)

    Performer: Annette Bryn-Parri Performer: Susan Bullock

    • SAIN.
    • SCDC2070.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Faust - opera in 5 acts

    Conductor: Colin Davis Performer: Yevgeny Nesterenko Performer: Bavarian R S O

    • PHILIPS.
    • 420-164 2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Beatrice et Benedict - opera in 2 acts Op.27 [libretto after Shakespeare]

    Conductor: Colin Davis Performer: London S O.

    • Decca.
    • 448 113 2.
  • Interview: Brodsky Quartet

  • Claude Debussy

    Reverie for piano

    Performer: Brodsky String Quartet

  • Interview: Jocelyn Pook & Lore Lixenberg

  • Jocelyn Pook And Christopher Norby

    Trees, Walls and Cities

    Performer: Lore Lixenberg Performer: Brodsky String Quartet

  • Jean‐Marie Leclair

    Deuxieme Recreation de musique d'une execution facile in G minor Op.8 for 2 flutes/violins

    Performer: Andrew Appel Performer: Four Nations Ensemble

    • Orchid Classics.
    • ORC100032.
  • Marc Blitzstein

    Juno (I wish it so), arr. Eric Stern for voice and piano

    Performer: Gabriella Swallow Performer: Kevin Amos Performer: Lucy Schaufer

  • Interview: Lucy Schaufer

  • Franz Schubert

    Standchen (Zogernd, leise) D.920 for contralto, ch & pno vers. 2nd [female chorus]

    Conductor: Jane Glover Performer: Susan Tomes Performer: BBC Singers

    • COLLINS CLASSICS.
    • Collins-14992.
  • Interview: Lucy Schaufer

  • Leonard Bernstein

    Wonderful Town (Overture)

    Orchestra: Birmingham Contemporary Music Group. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.

    Performer: Gabriella Swallow Performer: Kevin Amos Performer: Lucy Schaufer

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Serenade in E major Op.22 for string orchestra

    Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung Performer: Northern Sinfonia.

    • ASV.
    • CDQS6002.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Sonata in G major for violin and piano

    Performer: John Blakely Performer: Lorraine Mcaslan

    • Collins Classics.
    • 11 122.

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