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British Youth Opera, Irina Brown

Sean Rafferty is joined by singers from the British Youth Opera performing live in the studio, plus director Irina Brown talks about her production of Shostakovich's Orango at the BBC Proms next Monday.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Antonio Salieri

    La scuola de’ gelosi: Sinfonia

    Orchestra: l’arte del mondo. Conductor: Werner Ehrhardt.
    • Onyx.
  • Frank Bridge


    Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia.
    • Bridge: Suite for Strings etc: Britten Sinfonia/Nicholas Cleobury.
    • Conifer.
    • 15.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon à 8 no.7

    Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • ARGO.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Chaconne from Dardanus

    Orchestra: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Director: Roy Goodman.
    • Rameau: Ballet Suites: European Union Baroque Orchestra/Goodman.
    • Naxos.
    • 24.
  • Franz Schubert

    3rd movement "Scherzo and trio (Allegro vivace)" from Piano sonata in B flat major, D.960

    Performer: Paul Lewis.
    • Schubert, The Late Piano sonatas D.784,958, 959 960.
    • 7.
  • Nikolai Karlovich Medtner

    Folk Tale, Op 26 No 1

    Performer: Sofya Gulyak.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Turco in Italia - Se ho da dirla avrei molto iacere

    Conductor: Francesco Lanzillotta. Singer: Paolo Bordogna. Orchestra: Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini.
    • Decca.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto no.2 1st movement Allegro

    Performer: Pip Eastop. Conductor: Anthony Halstead. Orchestra: The Hanover Band.
    • Hyperion.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 3 (Op.55) in E flat major "Eroica", 3rd movement; Scherzo

    Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: West–Eastern Divan Orchestra.
    • Beethoven for All - Symphonies 1- 9 - West Eastern Divan Orchestra, Barenboim.
    • Decca.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte - book 3 (Op.38), no.4; Andante in A major

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mendelssohn: Lieder Ohne Worte: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 16.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Nigra sum sed formosa

    Choir: Balthasar‐Neumann‐Chor. Conductor: Pablo Heras‐Casado.
    • DG.
  • Manuel Ponce

    Estrellita [Little star] arr. Heifetz for violin and piano ...

    Performer: Nikolaj Znaider. Performer: Daniel Gortler.
    • Bravo! Virtuoso and Romantic Encores For Violin.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 9.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Orango – Zveni Orango

    Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen. Choir: Members of the cast of Orango. Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Choir: Los Angeles Master Chorale.
    • DG.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Nastya's Quick Dance (Orango)

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • DG.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, H.7e.1 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Haydn, Hummel etc: Trumpet Concertos: Hardenberger/Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 12.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Lyric pieces - book 3 for piano (Op.43), no.1; Sommerfugl [Butterfly]

    Performer: Emil Grigoryevich Gilels.
    • Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Emil Gilels.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.


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