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Glasgow: BBC at the Quay

Sean Rafferty presents a special show from Glasgow, with live music from Breabach and pianist Gwilym Simcock as part of the BBC cultural celebration of the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Sean Rafferty presents a special In Tune from Glasgow, part of the BBC's cultural celebration of the 2014 Commonwealth Games, BBC at the Quay - live from the pop-up festival site outside BBC Scotland's headquarters Pacific Quay on the banks of the Clyde.

Guests include Scottish folk band Breabach, performing live and talking about their Commonwealth project to explore links between Celtic, Aboriginal and Maori cultures through language, contemporary music and dance.

There's more live music from acclaimed jazz pianist Gwilym Simcock, in Glasgow for the New Music Biennial, and McOpera Brass, with tenor Jamie McDougall.

Plus, Sean is joined by Liz Lochhead, award-winning poet, playwright and Scots Makar - national poet.

Main headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Calum MacCrimmon

    Monday Night at Riccardo's: The Dudes of Hazzard/Monday Night at Riccardo's

    Composer: Megan Henderson. Performer: Breabach.
  • Trad (Maori)


    Performer: Moana Maniapoto.
    • Black Pearl/Ode.
    • 1.
  • Donald Morrison

    Hi Ho Ro Tha Mi Duilich

    Performer: Breabach.
  • Jan Koetsier

    Kleiner Zirkusmarsch from 'Kinderzirkus', Op. 79

    Performer: McOpera Brass.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    La Boheme - opera in 4 acts

    Performer: Pumeza Matshikiza.
    • Decca.
    • 478 760 5.
  • Ayub Ogada

    Dala (home)

    Performer: Ayub OGADA nyatiti & voice.
  • Anthony Plog

    Anthony Plog: Animal Ditties VII - The Duck; The Cow; The Rhinoceros; The Octopus; The Wasp

    Performer: Jamie MacDougall. Performer: McOpera Brass.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Farewell to Stromness for piano [interlude from 'The Yellow Cake Revue']

    Performer: McOpera Brass.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Let us garlands bring Op.18 vers. for baritone & orch

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Performer: Christopher Maltman. Performer: BBC Scottish S O.
    • CDA-67208.
  • Gwilym Simcock


    Performer: Gwilym Simcock (1981).
  • Andy Scott

    Whisper Goodbye

    Composer: Gwilym Simcock.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Apres un reve Op.7`1, arr. for violin and piano [orig. voice and piano]

    Performer: Alexei Grynyuk. Performer: Nicola Benedetti.
    • DG.
    • 476 3399.
  • Breabach

    The Old Hill Set: Peter MacCrimmon's/Seana Bheinn/Dr MacInnes's Fancy

  • George Frideric Handel

    Acis and Galatea - masque

    Conductor: John Butt. Performer: Nicholas Mulroy. Performer: Susan Hamilton. Performer: Dunedin Consort.
    • CKD-319.
  • Gwilym Simcock

    On a Piece of Tapestry

    Performer: Gwilym Simcock (1981). Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: City of London Sinfonia.
  • Gwilym Simcock

    Northern smiles for piano

    Performer: Gwilym Simcock (1981).
  • Ian Gourlay

    Song of the Clyde

    Composer: Robert Bell. Performer: Jamie MacDougall. Performer: McOpera Brass.
  • Breabach



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