Zhang Zuo, Lise Berthaud, Kitty Whately
Clemency Burton-Hill presents. Mezzo-soprano Kitty Whatley features in Ravel's Sheherazade, pianist Zhang Zuo plays Beethoven and viola player Lise Berthaud performs Enescu.
Clemency Burton-Hill continues her summer series profiling the current BBC New Generation Artists. Today the Chinese-born pianist Zhang Zuo plays a sonata by Beethoven and French viola player Lise Berthaud reveals the music behind a work commissioned as a test piece by Georges Enescu. And Kitty Whately luxuriates in the intoxicating world of the Arabian Nights in Ravel's Shéhérazade.
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 24 in F sharp major Op. 78
Zhang Zuo (piano)
Lise Berthaud (viola), David Saudubray (piano)
Kitty Whately (mezzo soprano),
BBC Philharmonic, Michael Seal (conductor)
Frederick Loewe: I Could Have Danced all Night (from My Fair Lady)
Kitty Whately (mezzo soprano), James Baillieu (piano).