Michael Collins, Pumeza, Michael Nunn, Ivan Perez
With live music from clarinettist Michael Collins with flautist Philippa Davies and pianist Jan Willem Nelleke, plus soprano Pumeza and choreographers Michael Nunn and Ivan Perez.
Live music from renowned clarinettist Michael Collins with flautist Philippa Davies and pianist Jan Willem Nelleke ahead of his performance at Proms Chamber Music in Cadogan Hall. Fresh from her appearance at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony, South African soprano Pumeza visits the studio to chat about her debut album and upcoming performance of Purcell's Dido and Aeneas at the Bristol Proms; and Ballet Boyz co-founder Michael Nunn and choreographer Ivan Perez talk about Ivan's new work, Young Men.
Plus, in the run-up to a special In Tune from Glasgow on Friday, the first in a week-long series of Poetry Postcards: poets from competing nations send poems to Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games this summer. Today, a card from Rwanda: Michaella Rugwizangoga reads Colors, a hopeful poem twenty years on from the Rwandan genocide.
Presented by Sean Rafferty
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