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Monica Huggett, Sakari Oramo, Anu Komsi

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With BBC Symphony Orchestra chief conductor Sakari Oramo and his wife, soprano Anu Komsi, who performs in the studio ahead of appearances at Proms 2014.

Sean Rafferty with a lively mix of music, chat and arts news. Guests include Sakari Oramo, Chief Conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra. He will make five Proms appearances this year, including helming the Last Night festivities for the first time, and playing the violin in a chamber concert. Joining Sakari in the studio is soprano Anu Komsi, performing live for In Tune ahead of her Proms appearance in Szymanowki's Songs of a Fairy Princess with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV.1048

    Performer: Ton Koopman. Performer: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra.
    • ERATO.
    • ECD-75524.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    L' Heure exquise for voice and piano [words: Verlaine]

    Performer: Gerald Moore. Performer: Janet Baker.
    • EMI.
    • 9038042.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata in E minor K.304 for violin and keyboard

    Performer: Monica Huggett. Performer: Steven Devine.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major Kk.33

    Performer: Ksenija Sidorova.
    • Champs Hill Records.
    • CHRCD-019.
  • William Byrd

    Mass for 4 voices

    Performer: Martin Baker. Performer: Westminster Cathedral Choir.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 68038.
  • Josef Suk

    A Fairy-tale suite [Pohadka] Op.16 [from "Raduz and Mahulena"]

    Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek. Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-9640.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata in E minor K.304 for violin and keyboard

    Performer: Monica Huggett. Performer: Steven Devine.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Das Lied von der Erde

    Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin. Performer: Toby Spence. Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • LPO.
    • LPO-0073.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Ariodante - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Harry Bicket. Performer: Alice Coote. Performer: The English Concert.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 67979.


    Music Arranger: N/A. Performer: Count Basie & His Orchestra.
    • 72438-2863536.
  • Enrique Granados

    7 Valses poeticos for piano

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • DECCA.
    • 478 5334.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Concerto in B minor Op.104 for cello and orchestra

    Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek. Performer: Alisa Weilerstein. Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 478 5705.
  • George Frideric Handel


    Conductor: Harry Christophers. Performer: James Gilchrist. Performer: The Sixteen.
    • CORO.
    • COR 16121.
  • Edward Elgar

    Symphony no. 2 in E flat major Op.63

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Performer: Stockholm Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • BIS.
    • 1879.
  • Elliott Carter

    La Musique

    Performer: Anu Komsi.
  • Jean Sibelius

    En Glad musikant [A happy musician] JS.70 for violin and piano

    Performer: Anu Komsi. Performer: Sakari Oramo.
  • François Couperin

    Les Nations - ordre no. 1 in E minor for 2 tr. inst. & bc

    Performer: Ashley Solomon. Performer: Florilegium Ensemble.
    • CCS-SA-33213.


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