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Simon Callaghan, Tippett Quartet

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With pianist Simon Callaghan playing live in the studio music by Roger Sacheverell Coke, plus a performance by the Tippett Quartet.

Sean Rafferty's drivetime guests include pianist Simon Callaghan, performing live in the studio music by Roger Sacheverell Coke - a 20th century British composer so neglected that he doesn't even have an entry in Wikipedia. Callaghan has recently made a CD of world premiere recordings of Coke's piano music.

Also today, the Tippett Quartet perform live ahead of their upcoming London concert in celebration of the king of crooners, Frank Sinatra.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Maurice Ravel

    Daphnis and Chloe (Danse des jeunes filles)

    Conductor: Philippe Jordan. Orchestra: Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Paris.
  • John Woolrich

    Singing in the Lifeboat

    Singer: Juliet Fraser. Orchestra: London Sinfonietta.
  • Colin Matthews

    April Sunshine

    Singer: Juliet Fraser. Orchestra: London Sinfonietta.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in A major, Op 20 No 6 (Allegro di Molto e Scherzando)

    Ensemble: Artesian Quartet.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in B flat RV367 (Allegro, ma poco poco)

    Ensemble: Europa Galante. Director: Fabio Biondi.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Carnival of the Animals (The Swan) (orch. Richard Blackford)

    Performer: Tim Thorpe. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major, H.I.105 - 1st movment, Allegro

    Ensemble: Arcangelo. Conductor: Jonathan Cohen.
    • Hyperion.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Sinfonia in C Wq182/3 3rd mvt

    Ensemble: Ensemble Resonanz.
  • Miklós Rózsa

    String Quartet No 1, Op 22 (Andante con moto)

    Ensemble: Tippett Quartet.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Reverie et Caprice, Op 8

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Five Pieces THE FLOWERS op.85 first movement

    Performer: Joseph Tong.

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