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Fretwork, Anika Vavic, Piers Lane

Sean Rafferty presents live music from pianist Anika Vavic, viol consort Fretwork and pianist Piers Lane, plus Mark Chambers and Sinead O'Kelly on NI Opera's Festival of Voice.

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from pianist Anika Vavic ahead of her Proms debut with London Philharmonic Orchestra. One of the finest viol consorts around, Fretwork plays live in the studio as they prepare for their Chamber Music Prom celebrating the music of Dowland, and pianist Piers Lane gives a taster of his new recording of encores, party pieces and pianophile rarities. Plus we talk to Mark Chambers and soprano Sinead O'Kelly about this year's NI Opera Festival of Voice in Glenarm, Co. Antrim.

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • R S Louiguy

    La Vie en rose

    Conductor: Steven Mercurio. Performer: Joseph Calleja. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 478 5340.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sonata in D major H.16.19 (Divertimento) for piano

    Performer: Anika Vavic.
  • Alexander Skryabin

    4 Pieces Op.51 for piano

    Performer: Anika Vavic.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Suggestion diabolique, orch. Rozhdestvensky [orig for piano Op.4`4]

    Performer: Anika Vavic.
  • John Eccles

    The Judgement of Paris

    Conductor: CHRISTIAN CURNYN. Performer: Claire Booth. Performer: Early Opera Company.
    • Chandos Chaconne.
    • CHAN-0759.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Tit for tat - 5 settings from boyhood of poems by Walter de la Mare for voice and piano [rev.1968]

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Performer: Robin Tritschler.
    • BBC NGA recording.
    • 1.
  • Georges Bizet

    L' Arlesienne - suite no. 2 [compiled by Ernest Guiraud]

    Conductor: Semyon Bychkov. Performer: Orchestre de Paris.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 442-128-2.
  • Django Bates

    3 English scenes

    Conductor: Diego Masson. Performer: Human Chain. Performer: London Sinfonietta.
    • ARGO.
    • 452-099 2.
  • Ivor Gurney

    5 Elizabethan songs

    Performer: Mark Chambers. Performer: Ruth Mcginley.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Academic festival overture Op.80

    Conductor: John Pritchard. Performer: BBC S O..
    • BBCRD-9113.
  • John Dowland

    The King of Denmark his galliard (The battle galliard) for viols and lute [Lachrimae, 1604]

    Performer: Fretwork.
  • John Dowland

    The Earl of Essex his galliard vers. for 5 viols & lute

    Performer: Fretwork.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Un Ballo in maschera - melodramma in 3 acts

    Conductor: Pablo Heras-Casado. Performer: Plácido Domingo. Performer: Valencia Orchestra.
    • 8883733122.
  • Richard Burton

    Dylan Thomas: Under Milk Wood

    • BBC.
    • 0563388609.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    4 Welsh dances Op.138

    Conductor: Andrew Penny. Performer: Queensland S O.
    • NAXOS.
    • 8.553526-.
  • John Dowland

    Sir John Souch his galiard for consort a 5 [Lachrimae, 1604]

    Performer: Fretwork.
  • John Dowland

    M. Henry Noell his galiard for 5 instruments [Lachrimae, 1604]

    Performer: Fretwork.
  • John Dowland

    Sir Henry Umptons funerall for 5 viols and lute [Lachrimae, 1604]

    Performer: Fretwork.
  • Gustav Mahler

    5 Ruckert-Lieder vers. for voice and orch

    Conductor: Kent Nagano. Performer: Christian Gerhaher. Performer: Montreal S O.
    • 88883701332.
  • Anton Stepanovich Arensky

    Quintet in D major Op.51 for piano and strings

    Performer: Piers Lane. Performer: Goldner String Quartet.
    • CDA67965.
  • Katharine Parker

    Down Longford Way from Four Musical Sketches

    Performer: Piers Lane.
  • Alec Templeton

    Bach goes to town - prelude and fugue for piano or harpsichord

    Performer: Piers Lane.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Trio sonata in D major Op.2`1

    Performer: Avison Ensemble.
    • LINN.
    • CKD 413.
  • Pedro de cristo

    Inter Vestibulum

    Performer: Owen Rees. Performer: Contrapunctus.
    • Signum.
    • SIGCD338.


  • Wed 28 Aug 2013 16:30

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