Richard Egarr, John Mark Ainsley, Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, Raj and Pablo: Sound of Cinema
Suzy Klein presents live music from Richard Egarr with John Mark Ainsley and Daniela Lehner. Plus the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain and Raj and Pablo on Bollywood film music.
Live music from director/harpsichordist Richard Egarr, tenor John Mark Ainsley and mezzo Daniela Lehner ahead of the Academy of Ancient Music's performance of Monteverdi's seminal opera L'Orfeo. The ensemble are celebrating their 40th anniversary season and Richard talks to presenter Suzy Klein about their secret to such longevity.
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain combine musical virtuoisity with a touch of comic timing and an astoundingly eclectic repertoire. They stop in as part of their UK tour to play live for us including their take on film music for Sound of Cinema.
Plus, BBC Asian Network presenters and film experts, Raj and Pablo talk to Suzy about the use of music in Bollywood and Indian cinema.
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