Live at Southbank Centre: Thursday Opera Matinee - Gluck's Orfeo
Louise Fryer presents a performance of Gluck's ground-breaking opera Orfeo ed Euridice. Plus music by Rimsky-Korsakov, CPE Bach and Verdi.
Thursday Opera Matinee, Gluck's ground-breaking 'Orfeo ed Euridice', plus performances from some of the artists who regularly perform at SBC including the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Introduced by Louise Fryer from the Radio 3 pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre.
If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.
Orfeo ed Euridice (One-act 'Parma' version)
Orfeo ..... Katarina Karnéus (mezzo-soprano),
Euridice ..... Kerstin Avemo (soprano),
Amore Mia ..... Karlsson (soprano),
Gothenburg Opera Chorus and Orchestra,
Laurence Cummings (conductor)
Recorded last month at Gothenburg Opera, Gothenburg
Russian Easter Festival Overture, op. 36
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Vladimir Jurowski (conductor)
Keyboard Sonata in D minor, Wq. 69
Dejan Lazic (piano)
Te Deum (Four Sacred Pieces)
Evelin Novak (soprano)
Berlin Radio Chorus
Daniel Barenboim (conductor).