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John Wilson, Marcelo Bratke, Cantabile

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and guests from the arts world. With live music from pianist Marcelo Bratke, plus vocal group Cantabile with pianist Malcolm Martineau.

Sean Rafferty's guests include lively young vocal ensemble Cantabile, renowned for their popular blend of classical and cabaret. They'll be performing live in the studio ahead of their week-long residency at London's Crazy Coqs club with pianist Malcolm Martineau.
Plus, live music from acclaimed Brazilian pianist Marcelo Bratke.

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

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Vincenzo Bellini

    Norma: Casta Diva

    Singer: Maria Callas.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No.3: 2nd mvt

    Conductor: Andrés Orozco‐Estrada.
  • Ferruccio Busoni

    Nun freut euch, lieben Christen (Bach BWV734a)

    Performer: Federico Colli.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Concerto for violin and orchestra (Op.35) in D major, 3rd mvt; Finale...

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Jakub Hrůša.
    • Tchaikovsky/Bruch Violin Concertos: Nicola Benedetti.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 3.
  • The Swingle Singers

    Swingle Ladies

  • Johann, II Strauss

    Die Fledermaus: Mein Herr Marquis

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
  • Johann, II Strauss

    Die Fledermaus: Ja, ja, ein Tanz

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major RV.99 for flute, oboe, violin, bassoon & continuo

    Performer: Dorothea Seel. Performer: Barocksolisten Munchen.
    • Hanssler Classic.
    • CD 98.034.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    As Tres Marias - suite for piano

    Performer: Marcelo Bratke.
  • George Gershwin

    3 Preludes for piano

    Performer: Marcelo Bratke.
  • Vernon Duke

    April in Paris [from "Walk a little faster"]

    Music Arranger: Julian Joseph (1967). Performer: Marcelo Bratke.
  • Goncalves Dias - The Song of Exile read by Marco Gambino

  • Vincenzo Bellini

    Norma - opera seria in 2 acts

    Conductor: Tullio Serafin. Performer: Maria Callas. Performer: Chorus of La Scala, Milan. Performer: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan.
    • EMI.
    • CDCALLAS1.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish)

    Conductor: Andrés Orozco‐Estrada. Performer: Austrian Tonkunstler Orchestra.
    • OEHMS Classics.
    • OC 898.
  • Ferruccio Busoni

    (Bach) Nun freut euch, lieben Christen - chorale-prelude, transc. for piano [orig. organ, BWV.734a]

    Performer: Federico Colli.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Concerto in D major Op.35 for violin and orchestra

    Conductor: Jakub Hrůša. Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 476- 4092.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Priez pour paix for voice and piano [1939]

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Performer: Cantabile: The London Quartet.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water music - suite in D major HWV.349

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock. Performer: The English Concert.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 4777562.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water music - suite in F major HWV.348

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock. Performer: The English Concert.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 4777562.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water music - suite in D major HWV.349

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock. Performer: The English Concert.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 4777562.
  • Robert Lucas Pearsall

    Blumenlied

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Performer: Cantabile: The London Quartet.
  • Randy Newman

    WHEN SHE LOVED ME

    Music Arranger: N/A. Performer: Cantabile: The London Quartet.
  • Roger Quilter

    5 English love lyrics Op.24 for voice and piano

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Performer: Cantabile: The London Quartet.
  • Beyoncé

    Swingle Ladies

    Music Arranger: The Swingle Singers. Performer: The Swingle Singers.
  • Johann (2) Strauss

    Die Fledermaus - operetta in 3 acts

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Rita Streich. Performer: Philharmonia Chorus. Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • CHS-7695312.
  • Johann (2) Strauss

    Die Fledermaus - operetta in 3 acts

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Philharmonia Chorus. Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • CHS-7695312.
  • Edwin Grasse

    Wellenspiel for violin and piano

    Performer: Joshua Bell. Performer: Samuel Sanders.
    • Decca.
    • 417 8912.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 2 in F major BWV.1047

    Performer: Gustav Leonhardt. Performer: The Brandenburg Consort.
    • RCA.
    • RD 70794.

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