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Lukas Vondracek, Roxanna Panufnik, Saimir Pirgu

Sean Rafferty presents live music from pianist Lukas Vondracek and tenor Saimir Pirgu. Plus composer Roxanna Panufnik talking about the 2015 Ealing Music and Film Festival.

Sean Rafferty with live music from pianist Lukas Vondracek who performs at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London tomorrow (Tuesday 10th February). The concert also includes the world premiere of two pieces by composer Graham Lack.

Also taking place tomorrow is the start of The Ealing Music and Film Festival. Composer Roxanna Panufnik talks to Sean all about her live talk with the festival's artistic director Juliant Gallant which takes place before the English Chamber Orchestra perform her composition 'Cantator and Amanda for bassoon and string quartet'. The whole festival runs until Sunday 15th February.

And we have more live music from tenor Saimir Pirgu and pianist Simon Lepper ahead of their concert at Wigmore Hall in London tomorrow as part of the 'Rosenblatt Recitals', a series of world-class opera concerts. The recital takes in a varied programme that includes works by Gluck, Scarlatti, Bononcini, Mozart, Verdi, Gounod and Verdi - plus a bit of Albanian folk song.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in A major RV817: 3rd mvt

    Conductor: Federico Maria Sardelli. Performer: Modo Antiquo.
    • NAIVE.
    • OP 30534.
  • Josef Suk

    6 Pieces Op.7 for piano

    Performer: Lukas Vondracek.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Les Sylphides - ballet music, arr. Glazunov for orchestra from piano works

    Conductor: Robert Irving. Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • 50999 9449834-2.
  • Roxanna Panufnik

    Memories of My Father: 1 - O tu, Andrzej

    Performer: Brodsky Quartet.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Daphnis et Chloe - suite no. 2

    Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin. Performer: Groot Omroepkoor. Performer: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • BIS.
    • 1850.
  • Johannes Brahms

    6 Pieces Op.118 for piano

    Performer: Lukas Vondracek.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Sonata no. 7 in B flat major Op.83 for piano

    Performer: Lukas Vondracek.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Der Freischutz - opera in 3 acts J.277

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • 764629 2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Rigoletto - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DG.
    • 419 622-2.
  • Limoz Dizdari

    Fjalet Qeririt

    Performer: Alda Dizdari. Performer: Saimir Pirgu. Performer: Simon Lepper.
  • Francesco Cilea

    L' Arlesiana - opera vers. rev. [3 acts, 1898]

    Performer: Saimir Pirgu. Performer: Simon Lepper.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor Op.23 for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock. Performer: Alice Sara Ott. Performer: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DG.
    • 477 8779.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    La Descente d'Orphee aux enfers H.488

    Conductor: Paul O’Dette. Performer: Boston Early Music Festival Chorus. Performer: Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra.
    • CPO.
    • 7778762.
  • Alexandre Desplat

    A Troops Barracks (Requiem for The Grand Budapest)

    Conductor: Mark Graham. Performer: Orchestre De Balalaikas Saint-Georges.
    • ABKCO Records.
    • 1877 181302.
  • Franz Schubert

    4 Impromptus D.935, Op.142 for piano

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Philips.
    • 456 2452.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Idomeneo, re di Creta, ossia Ilia ed Idamante - opera K.366

    Conductor: Claudio Abbado. Performer: Anna Netrebko. Performer: Orchestra Mozart.
    • DG.
    • 477 6279.

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