Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Leif Ove Andsnes, Laurence Cummings, The Bach Players

Suzy Klein presents live music and guests including pianist Leif Ove Andsnes, harpsichordist Laurence Cummings and the London Bach Players.

Suzy Klein's guests include one of the top concert pianists of his generation, Norwegian Leif Ove Andsnes - back in the UK to continue his acclaimed Beethoven series. He'll play live in the studio.

Also today, the director of the London Handel Festival, renowned harpsichord player Laurence Cummings talks about what's in store at this year's festival, which opens this week. Laurence and some of his talented student singers will perform live in the studio. We'll also have live Handel from some of the other artists involved in the festival - The Bach Players.

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.
In.Tune@bbc.co.uk
@BBCInTune.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker - ballet Op.71

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • 631621.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Arianna in Creta - opera in 3 acts

    Performer: Angela Simkin. Performer: Laurence Cummings.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Arianna in Creta - opera in 3 acts

    Performer: Filipa Van Eck. Performer: Laurence Cummings.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Mazurek in E minor Op.49, arr. for violin and orchestra [orig. with piano]

    Conductor: Iván Fischer. Performer: Akiko Suwanai. Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 464-531-2.
  • Pietro Mascagni

    Cavalleria rusticana - opera in 1 act

    Conductor: Semyon Bychkov. Performer: ---------- See PARIS Orchestre de Paris.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 432-105-2.
  • Henry Purcell

    If music be the food of love Z.379A/B 1st/2nd settings [strophic] [words: Heveningham]

    Performer: Iestyn Davies. Performer: Mark Levy. Performer: Pamela Thorby. Performer: Richard Egarr. Performer: Tabea Debus. Performer: William Carter.
    • Wigmore Hall Live.
    • WHLive-0065.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Arianna in Creta - opera in 3 acts

    Performer: Angela Simkin. Performer: Filipa Van Eck. Performer: Laurence Cummings.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    24 Caprices Op.1 for violin solo

    Performer: Julia Fischer.
    • DECCA.
    • 478-2274.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata no. 23 in F minor Op.57 (Appassionata) for piano

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Concerto no. 2 in B flat major Op.19 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Performer: Mahler Chamber Orchestra.
    • SONY.
    • 3705482.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Don Giovanni - opera in 2 acts K.527

    Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini. Performer: Eberhard Wächter. Performer: Graziella Sciutti. Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • CDC 747 260/62.
  • Giovanni Battista Ferrandini

    Il Pianto de Maria

    Performer: Sally Bruce-Payne. Performer: The Bach Players.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto Madrigalseco RV129

    Performer: The Bach Players.
  • Bernard Herrmann

    Vertigo - suite from the film music

    Conductor: Muir Matheson. Performer: Unnamed Orchestra.
    • Varèse Sarabande.
    • VSD-5759.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Stabat Mater RV.621

    Performer: Sally Bruce-Payne. Performer: The Bach Players.
  • Georges Bizet

    Jeux d'enfants (Petite suite) for orchestra [after 5 numbers from pf duet vers.]

    Conductor: Paavo Järvi. Performer: ---------- See PARIS Orchestre de Paris.
    • VIRGIN.
    • 6286130 4.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Concerto no. 4 in B flat major Op.53 for piano [left hand] and orchestra

    Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda. Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet. Performer: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 10802.
  • Robert Schumann

    Phantasiestucke Op.73 for clarinet (or violin or cello) & piano

    Performer: Gerald Moore. Performer: Jacqueline du Pré.
    • EMI.
    • PRD CD6.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Orfeo ed Euridice - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Jesús López Cobos. Performer: Juan Diego Flórez. Performer: Madrid Teatro Real Chorus. Performer: Madrid Teatro Real Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 478-2197.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Fuga Y Misterio

    Performer: Emanuel Ax. Performer: Pablo Ziegler.
    • SONY.
    • SK-62728.

Broadcast

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