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23/01/14 Sounds Baroque, Scottish Opera, Kasper Holten, RNCM's world record attempt

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from Sounds Baroque and guests from the world of opera.

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from Sounds Baroque. Tenor Aldo Di Toro and baritone Nicholas Lester talk about Don Pasquale at Scottish Opera, and the Royal Opera House's Kasper Holten discusses directing Don Giovanni. And we talk to composer Tom Harrold about composing for 32 hands, as students at the Royal Northern College of Music get ready to attempt the world record for most hands performing on one piano.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Amarilli vezzosa (Il duello amoroso) - cantata HWV.82 for soprano, alto, 2 violins and continuo

    Performer: Julian Perkins. Performer: Sounds Baroque.
    • AVIE.
    • AV 2296.
  • Richard Strauss

    4 Lieder Op.27

    Performer: Paul Janes. Performer: Roderick Williams.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no. 5 in D major Op.107 (Reformation)

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHSA 5132.
  • Steve Reich

    Nagoya marimbas for 2 marimbas

    Performer: Colin Currie. Performer: Sam Walton.
    • EMI.
    • 572-267-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in C minor Op.30`2 for violin and piano

    Performer: Daishin Kashimoto. Performer: Konstantin Lifschitz.
    • WARNER.
    • 2564 63492-9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 211 BWV.211 (Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht) (Kaffee-Kantate)

    Performer: Carolyn Sampson. Performer: Masaaki Suzuki. Performer: Japan Bach Collegium.
    • BIS.
    • CD-1411.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Don Pasquale - opera buffa in 3 acts

    Performer: Leo Nucci. Performer: Sesto Bruscantini. Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • CDC 747069/70 2.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Don Pasquale - opera buffa in 3 acts

    Performer: Frank Lopardo. Performer: Munich Radio Orchestra.
    • RCA.
    • 09026-61924 2.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Slatter Op.72 for piano [Norwegian peasant dances]

    Performer: Tom Poster.
    • Champs Hill.
    • CHRCD 075.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Don Giovanni - opera in 2 acts K.527

    Performer: Eirian James. Performer: English Baroque Soloists. Performer: Rod Gilfry.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 445-870-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Don Giovanni - opera in 2 acts K.527

    Performer: Andrea Silvestrelli. Performer: English Baroque Soloists. Performer: Ildebrando d' Arcangelo. Performer: Rod Gilfry. Performer: Monteverdi Choir.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 445-870-2.
  • Franz Liszt

    (Wagner) Spinning chorus from 'Der fliegende Hollander' S.440, transc. for piano

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-10793.
  • Tom Harrold

    Ticcatoccatina

    Performer: Ben Parker. Performer: Chun So. Performer: Daniel Porter. Performer: Daria Bisuik. Performer: Dave Bainbridge. Performer: David Gibson. Performer: Graham Procter. Performer: Greta-Nike Gasser. Performer: Ho Kwong. Performer: Lee Jae Phang. Performer: Lok Pang. Performer: Matthew Shervey. Performer: Pui Lau. Performer: Silvia Lucas Rodriguez. Performer: Simon Passmore. Performer: Yun Chen.
  • Francesco Gasparini

    Meco parte il mio dolore (from Venere e Adone)

    Performer: Julian Perkins. Performer: Sounds Baroque.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    Symphony in D minor (1892-3)

    Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 67985.
  • Attrib. Handel

    Rondeau in G minor

    Performer: Julian Perkins.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in G major Kk.63

    Performer: Julian Perkins.
  • Claude Debussy

    Suite bergamasque for piano

    Performer: Ingolf Wunder.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 479 0084.

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