Steuart Bedford, Robin Tritschler, Man Overboard, Douglas Boyd
Sean Rafferty is joined by guests including Man Overboard, tenor Robin Tritschler and conductor Steuart Bedford. Plus David Owen Norris with a personal musical story from WWI.
Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music and chat, with live music and guests from the arts world. Performing live in the studio are swing band Man Overboard, and Radio 3 New Generation Artist Robin Tritschler, currently preparing for Britten's Turn of the Screw at Opera Holland Park. Sean also talks to the opera's conductor, Steuart Bedford, whose recording of Peter Grimes recently won a BBC Music Magazine award.
Plus, as part of Radio 3's two-week season Music in the Great War, writer, broadcaster and pianist David Owen Norris presents another in his series of personal musical stories from the war.
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