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Ann Murray, Dennis Russell Davies, Dhafer Youssef, Kristjan Jarvi

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With guests including mezzo-soprano Ann Murray, conductor Dennis Russell Davies, oud player Dhafer Youssef and conductor Kristjan Jarvi.

Sean Rafferty's guests include much-loved Irish mezzo-soprano Dame Ann Murray. She'll be chatting with Sean about her role working with the young artists of the European Network of Opera Academies at Snape in Aldeburgh.

Plus conductor Dennis Russell Davies, as his tour with the Basel Symphony Orchestra reaches London, with his pianist wife Maki Namekawa. They will piano duet live in the studio.

And live music from oud player Dhafer Youssef and conductor Kristjan Jarvi ahead of their collaboration with the London Symphony Orchestra.

Also, In Tune's contribution to the BBC's 18th Century season continues with a look at the 9th of 12 Georgian objects at the Royal Collection with exhibition curator Desmond Shawe-Taylor.

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

1 hour, 20 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Berenice, regina d'Egitto - opera

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Performer: Bryn Terfel. Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • DG.
    • 479 0494.
  • Kurt Schwertsik

    Macbeth: Something Wicked This Way Comes

    Performer: Dennis Russell Davies. Performer: Maki Namekawa.
  • Philip Glass

    Etude No. 11

    Performer: Maki Namekawa.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony no. 3 in D major D.200

    Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies. Performer: Basel S O.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Cosi fan tutte (Selection), arr. J Wendt for wind ensemble

    Performer: Vienna Volksoper Mozart Ensemble.
    • NIMBUS.
    • NI-5805.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Les Nuits d'ete Op.7 for voice and piano or orchestra

    Conductor: Christian Zacharias. Performer: Kinga Borowska. Performer: Britten-Pears Orchestra.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Cosi fan tutte, ossia La scuola degli amanti - opera buffa in 2 acts K.588

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Performer: Ann Murray. Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
    • EMI.
    • 5561702.
  • 18th Century Art No.9 - Table clock by John Pyke (active 1710–62). c.1740

  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite no. 1 in A major HWV.426 for keyboard - 1720

    Performer: Laurence Cummings.
    • Somm.
    • CDS SOMM CD 0952.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Samson - oratorio

    Performer: Sandrine Piau. Performer: Stefano Montanari. Performer: Accademia Bizantina.
    • NAIVE.
    • OP 30484.
  • Dhafer Youssef


    Performer: Dhafer Youssef.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Cantique des degres for chorus and orchestra

    Conductor: Kristjan Järvi. Performer: Berlin R S O.. Performer: RIAS Chamber Choir.
    • Sony.
    • 8869 7723342.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Marco Armiliato. Performer: Jonas Kaufmann. Performer: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Decca.
    • 478 6029.


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