Cordelia Williams, Augusta Read Thomas, Ksenija Sidorova
Suzy Klein presents a selection of live music and guests including pianist Cordelia Williams, accordionist Ksenija Sidorova and composer Augusta Read Thomas.
Suzy Klein presents a selection of live music and guests including pianist Cordelia Williams, as she prepares to perform at Cheltenham Festival with poet Michael Symmons Roberts, as part of her 'Between Heaven and the Clouds: Messiaen 2015' project, setting Messiaen's Vingt Regards alongside words and images. One of America's leading composers Augusta Read Thomas discusses the upcoming world premiere of her new work 'Of Being Is a Bird', based on the poem by Emily Dickinson, being performed by Aurora Orchestra and soprano Claire Booth at Wigmore Hall in London. And star classical accordionist Ksenija Sidorova plays live in the studio, with violinist Alexander Sitkovetsky and pianist Aizhana Nurkenova, ahead of their project "Tango Stories" which will appear at the Lichfield and Cheltenham Festivals.