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Tonight is all about great pianists and piano pieces, as Glasgow's festival of the piano starts. Composer and pianist Euan Stevenson joins Jamie to talk Bartok and jazz improvisation and Sally Beamish gives us insights on her latest piece 'Equal Voices', ahead of its Scottish premiere with the RSNO.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Last on

Tue 4 Nov 2014 20:05


Music Played

  • Michael Nyman

    The Heart Asks Pleasure First

    Performer: Michael Nyman.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for Piano and Violin in B flat major K 454, Last mvt.

    Performer: Esther Hoppe and Alasdair Beatson.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Piano Concerto in A minor, 2nd mvt.

    Performer: Jean-Yves Thibaudet and Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
  • Arthur Gibbs, Joseph Grey and Leo Wood

    Runnin’ Wild

    Performer: Teddy Wilson Trio.
  • Sally Beamish

    String Quartet no 2 ‘Opus California’, Boardwalk and Golden Gate

    Performer: Emperor Quartet.
  • Sally Beamish

    Equal Voices

    Performer: Nelson Freire, Shuna Sendall, Marcus Farnsworth, Malcolm Sinclair, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
  • Count Basie


    Performer: Count Basie & His Orchestra.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G sharp minor, Op.32, No.12

    Performer: John Ogdon.
  • Craig Armstrong


    Performer: Craig Armstrong.
  • Michael Nyman

    Symphony No 11 ‘Hillsborough Memorial’, Family Reflections

    Performer: Royal Liverpool philharmonic Orchestra, Liverpool Phil Youth choir and Kathryn Rudge. Conductor: Joseph Vicent.
  • Erik Satie

    Gymnopédie No.1

    Performer: Pascal Rogé.
  • Erik Satie

    Gnossienne No 1

    Performer: Jacques Loussier Trio.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in C Major

    Performer: John Butt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Inventions and Sinfonias in D minor and F major

    Performer: Glenn Gould.
  • Huang Tzu

    Plum Blossoms in the Snow

    Performer: Xuefei Yang.
  • Stanley Myers

    Cavatina from The Deer Hunter

    Performer: Xuefei Yang.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Concieto de Aranjuez

    Performer: Xuefei Yang.
  • George Gershwin

    Someone to watch over me

    Performer: Oscar Peterson.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March from The Love for Three Oranges

    Performer: Leonard Elschenbroich and Petr Limonov.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo

    Performer: Sergey Rachmaninov.
  • Max Bruch

    Concerto for 2 pianos and orchestra, last mvt.

    Performer: Katia and Marielle Labeque, Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.


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