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Renaud Capucon, Belshazzar's Feast, Hofesh Shechter

Sean Rafferty with violinist Renaud Capucon and live music from folk duo Belshazzar's Feast, plus Brighton Festival guest director Hofesh Shechter.

Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music and chat.

Celebrated violinist Renaud Capuçon talks to Sean about his new album which features him taking up directing as well as soloist duties.

There's live music from witty folk group Belshazzar's Feast who are about to go on the road all over the UK to celebrate their 20th anniversary.

Plus Brighton Festival Guest Director the acclaimed choreographer, Hofesh Shechter chats to us from Festival on the eve of its opening

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in C sharp minor, Op.3 no.2

    Performer: Alexei Volodin.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin concerto in E, BWV 1042: 2nd mvt

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Symphony no.1 in C: 1st mvt (Allegro con fuoco)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
  • Trad

    Home Lads Home

    Ensemble: Belshazzar’s Feast.
  • Trad

    Gerald Road

    Ensemble: Belshazzar’s Feast.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Danse macabre

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
  • Peter Vasks

    Concerto for violin and string orchestra: Mosso; Cadenza II

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Dammi i colori - from Tosca

    Singer: Plácido Domingo. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli.
  • Matthew Locke

    The Enchanted Island or The Tempest: First Musick

    Ensemble: Musicians of The Globe. Conductor: Philip Pickett.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell - Overture

    Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington. Ensemble: London Classical Players.
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  • Franz Schubert

    Der Doppelganger - from Schwanengesang

    Singer: Toby Spence. Performer: Christopher Glynn.
  • Trad

    Bavno Oro

    Ensemble: She'Koyokh Klezmer Ensemble.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Piano trio no.2: 3rd mvt (Largo)

    Performer: Isaac Stern. Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Emanuel Ax.
  • Trad.

    One Cold Morning

    Performer: Belshazzar’s Feast.

Belshazzar's Feast

Belshazzar's Feast
Belshazzar's Feast begin their 20th Anniversary tour on 3rd May

Renaud Capucon

Renaud Capucon
Violinist Renaud Capucon is soloist with the BBC Symphony Orchestra on 3rd May
Image credit: Mat Henneck


  • Fri 2 May 2014 16:30

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