Daniel Hope, Tete a Tete Opera, Kim Criswell, Richard Balcombe
Live music from violinist Daniel Hope and Broadway singer Kim Criswell with conductor Richard Balcombe, plus composer Erick Flores and playwright Afsaneh Gray on Tete a Tete Opera.
Award-winning British violinist Daniel Hope plays live in the studio and talks to Sean Rafferty about his recent BBC Proms performance and his upcoming concert at the Bristol Proms. Also performing live, West End and Broadway star vocalist Kim Criswell and conductor Richard Balcombe ahead of their concert celebratinig the music of Cole Porter with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Cadogan Hall.
Plus Sean finds out more about the Tête à Tête Opera Festival - composer Erick Flores and playwright Afsaneh Gray discuss their new opera 'and the Crowd (wept)', exploring celebrity and the way Jade Goody's life and death were reported in the media.