Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Fascinating Aida, Philip Dyson, BBC Singers

Sean Rafferty presents live music and conversation from cabaret trio Fascinating Aida and pianist Philip Dyson.

Described by the Guardian as "outrageous and seductive", Olivier Award winning cabaret trio Fascinating Aida are embarking on a brand new UK tour and drop into the studio to perform and talk to Sean about growing old disgracefully!

Plus pianist Philip Dyson talks Gershwin and give us a sneak preview from his upcoming concerts featuring the American composer.

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Aida - opera in 4 acts

    Conductor: Claudio Abbado. Performer: Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Parma.
    • DG.
    • 415 286 2.
  • George Gershwin

    Rialto ripples - piano rag

    Performer: Phillip Dyson.
  • Traditional From Salento

    Pizzica di San Vito arr. Pluhar

    Performer: Christina Pluhar. Performer: Vincenzo Capezzuto. Performer: L’Arpeggiata.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Concerto no. 1 in A minor Op.33 for cello and orchestra

    Conductor: Lionel Bringuier. Performer: Gautier Capuçon. Performer: French R S O.
    • Erato.
    • 9341342.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Fantasia in C minor K.396 for piano, arr. from 'Adagio' for keyboard and violin

    Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout.
    • HMU 907498.
  • John Dowland

    If women could be fair

    Performer: Christopher Wilson.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 103 5898.
  • Steve Reich

    The Desert music for 27 voices and orchestra

    Performer: BBC Singers.
  • Eric Whitacre

    Sleep for chorus

    Conductor: David Hill. Performer: BBC Singers.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 82 in C major H.1.82 (The Bear)

    Conductor: Harry Christophers. Performer: Handel and Haydn Society Orchestra.
    • Coro.
    • COR 16113.
  • George Gershwin

    3 Preludes for piano

    Performer: Phillip Dyson.
  • George Gershwin

    Gershwin medley

    Performer: Phillip Dyson.
  • Jeno Hubay

    Suite for violin and orchestra - Gavotte

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Performer: BBC Scottish S O.
    • CDA-67498.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied - motet BWV.225

    Conductor: Hermann Max. Performer: Rheinische Kantorei.
    • CPO.
    • 777 807-2.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Caprice viennois Op.2 for violin and piano

    Performer: Philharmonics.
    • DG.
    • 481-02761.
  • Benjamin Britten

    4 Sea interludes [from 'Peter Grimes'] Op.33a [concert version]

    Conductor: Jan Latham-Koenig. Performer: Flanders Opera Symphony Orchestra.
    • ORC 100 037.
  • Fascinating Aïda

    One True Religion

  • Fascinating Aïda

    Look Mummy No Hands

  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Scenes and arias from Luisa Miller, arr. E Muzio for string quartet

    Performer: Hagen String Quartet.
    • dg 447-069 2.


Discover more music with the In Tune Mixtape

Discover more music with the In Tune Mixtape

30 minutes of uninterrupted music - on air every weekday at 7pm and online at any time.

In Tune Sessions

In Tune Sessions

Watch live performances recorded at the In Tune studios