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Rachel Podger, Vieux Farka Toure, Alex Heffes, Classical Opera: Sound of Cinema

Presented by Suzy Klein. With live music from soprano Sarah Fox with Classical Opera, and conversation with film composer Alex Heffes.

Suzy Klein presents, with live music and guests from the arts world.

There's live music from soprano Sarah Fox who along with Classical Opera conductor Ian Page looks ahead to their performance of Mozart's Singspiel The Obligation of the First Commandment, written when he was only 11.

Plus as part of the BBC's Sound of Cinema season, Suzy talks to film composer Alex Heffes, known for his scores to films such as Touching the Void, One Day and The Last King of Scotland.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto no. 1 in A minor BWV.1041 for violin and string orchestra

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Brecon Baroque.
    • Channel Classics.
    • CCSSA 30910.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Sonata Piccole No.13 in B minor: 1st mvt (Andante)

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Swan lake - ballet Op.20

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
    • CHSA 51242.
  • Vieux Farka Touré

    Kele Magni

    Performer: Vieux Farka Touré.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lied ohne Worte in D major Op.109 for cello and piano

    Performer: Antônio Meneses. Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • DG.
    • 479 0965.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Simon Boccanegra - opera in a prologue and 3 acts vers. rev.(standard)[1881]

    Conductor: Pier Giorgio Morandi. Performer: Jonas Kaufmann. Performer: Parma Royal Theatre Orchestra.
    • SONY.
    • 88765-492002.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Murder on the Orient Express - music from the film

    Conductor: John Mauceri. Performer: Hollywood Bowl S O.
    • Philips.
    • 438 6852.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Sonata Piccole No.13 in B minor: 2nd mvt (Allegro assai)

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
  • Interview: Rachel Podger

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto no. 4 in A major BWV.1055 for keyboard and string orchestra

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Brecon Baroque.
    • Channel Classics.
    • CCSSA 30910.
  • Vieux Farka Touré

    Ay Bakoy

    Performer: Vieux Farka Touré.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Trio in E flat major K.498 (Kegelstatt) for clarinet, viola and piano

    Performer: Antoine Tamestit. Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Performer: Martin Fröst.
    • BIS.
    • 1893.
  • INSTRUMENTAL

    OVERTURE: SNOW WHITE

    Music Arranger: N/A.
    • Walt Disney Records.
    • 609592.
  • Interview: Alex Heffes

  • Alex Heffes

    Emperor (film soundtrack): Reading the Letters

    Performer: Alex Heffes.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    24 Preludes Op.28 for piano

    Performer: Alexandra Dariescu.
    • Champs Hill.
    • CHRCD 061.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Concerto no. 1 in A major B.10 for cello and orchestra, orch. Burghauser from original with piano accompaniment

    Conductor: Daniel Harding. Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Mahler Chamber Orchestra.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 67917.
  • Vittorio Monti

    Czardas no. 1 in D minor/major vers. for violin & orch.

    Performer: Ksenija Sidorova. Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Performer: Tamas Andras. Performer: Thomas Carroll.
    • Decca.
    • 478 6106.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots - oratorio K.35

    Performer: Ian Page. Performer: Classical Opera Company Orchestra.
    • Signum.
    • Signum SIG CD 343.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ridente la calma K.152 for voice and keyboard, transc. ?Mozart fr.Myslivecek's 'Il caro mio bene'

    Performer: Ian Page. Performer: Sarah Fox.
  • Interview: Ian Page and Sarah Fox

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ridente la calma K.152 for voice and keyboard, transc. ?Mozart fr.Myslivecek's 'Il caro mio bene'

    Performer: Ian Page. Performer: Sarah Fox.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    The Unforgettable year 1919 - music for the film Op.89

    Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky. Performer: Martin Roscoe. Performer: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-10361.

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