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Angela Hewitt, Brooklyn Rider, Frank McGuinness, Julian Anderson

Sean Rafferty presents live music from pianist Angela Hewitt and string quartet Brooklyn Rider, plus playwright Frank McGuinness and composer Julian Anderson on Thebans.

Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music and chat. Guests include acclaimed pianist Angela Hewitt. Renowned for her award-winning Bach performances, she'll be performing live in the In Tune studio. As will New York string quartet, Brooklyn Rider as they complete their European tour with a concert at Wigmore Hall. Plus Sean talks to playwright Frank McGuinness and composer Julian Anderson about the world premiere of their new work 'Thebans' at English National Opera.

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    6 Little preludes BWV.933-8 for keyboard

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • CDA-67121.
  • Julian Anderson

    Fantasias for orchestra

    Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski. Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • LPO.
    • 0074.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

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

    Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHSA 5132.
  • Philip Glass

    Quartet no. 2 (Company) for strings

    Performer: Brooklyn Rider.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata in D major K.311 for piano

    Performer: Christian Blackshaw.
    • WHLIVE 0061/2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quartet in C minor D.703 for strings ["Quartettsatz" + unfinished Andante]

    Performer: Brooklyn Rider.
  • Colin Jacobsen

    Majnun's Moonshine

    Performer: Brooklyn Rider.
  • Cameron Carpenter

    Cello Suite Elaboration (after Cello Suite No.1 in G major: Prelude)

    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach. Performer: Cameron Carpenter.
    • SONY.
    • 88883796882.
  • Philippe de Monte

    O dolce sguardi

    Performer: Cinquecento.
    • CDA68053.
  • Ivor Gurney

    By a bierside for voice and piano

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Performer: Dame Sarah Connolly.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 10691.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique)

    Conductor: Andris Nelsons. Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • ORFEO.
    • C-832101A.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Die Kunst der Fuge BWV.1080

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Greek Traditional

    Agapimu fidela protini

    Performer: Christina Pluhar. Performer: L' Arpeggiata.
    • VIRGIN.
    • 50999 464 547 2 0.
  • Franz Schubert

    4 Impromptus D.899, Op.90 for piano

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Vor deinen Thron tret' ich - chorale-prelude BWV.668 for organ

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Jules Massenet

    Thais - comedie lyrique in 3 acts

    Conductor: Daniel Harding. Performer: Renaud Capu├žon. Performer: Bremen Chamber Orchestra.
  • Hubert Parry

    Songs of farewell for mixed voices

    Performer: Exeter College Oxford Choir.
    • EMR CD021.


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