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Philharmonia Chamber Players, Opera North's Kiss Me, Kate and Ten Facts Ten Pieces

Suzy Klein presents live music from the Philharmonia Chamber Players, soprano Jeni Bern and Tiffany Graves from Opera North's Kiss Me, Kate. Plus Ten Facts Ten Pieces.

Suzy Klein presents, with live music from the Philharmonia Chamber Players, featuring members of the orchestra as it celebrate its 70th anniversary. More live performance from soprano Jeni Bern and Tiffany Graves - the stars of Opera North's new production of Kiss Me, Kate by Cole Porter - ahead of their tour of England.

Plus, Ten Pieces ambassador, Nicola Benedetti presents: Ten Facts Ten Pieces - a short downloadable feature linked to the BBC's Ten Pieces project, which continues to inspire a generation of children to become creative with classical music. This year the project focuses on secondary school children. Each day at 5.30pm Nicola finds ten quirky and entertaining facts about each of the Ten Pieces. Today's work is Anna Clyne's 'Night Ferry.'.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Octet in E flat major Op.20 for strings, 2nd Mvt.

    Performer: Sarah Oates. Performer: Tamas Sandor.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Octet in E flat major Op.20 for strings, 4th Mvt.

    Performer: Sarah Oates. Performer: Tamas Sandor.
  • Morton Gould

    Boogie Woogie Etude

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
  • Cole Porter

    So In Love from Kiss Me Kate

    Performer: Jeni Bern. Performer: Oliver Rundell.
  • Cole Porter

    I Hate Men from Kiss Me Kate

    Performer: Jeni Bern. Performer: Oliver Rundell.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 6 in C major, D 589 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Newton Classics : 8802033-2.
    • Newton Classics.
    • 7.
  • Cole Porter

    Why Can’t You Behave from Kiss Me Kate

    Performer: Tiffany Graves. Performer: Oliver Rundell.
  • Cole Porter

    Always True To You In My Fashion from Kiss Me Kate

    Performer: Tiffany Graves. Performer: Oliver Rundell.
  • Carl Nielsen

    String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 5, last Mvt.

    Ensemble: Den Unge Danske Strykekvartet.
    • DACAPO.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante defunte for piano

    Performer: James Rhodes.
    • Bullets & Lullabies; James Rhodes.
    • Warner.
    • 5.
  • Rodion Shchedrin

    In the Style of Albeniz

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Tom Poster.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    La Séparation

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Tom Poster.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Cello Sonata in G minor, 3rd Mvt

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Tom Poster.
  • James MacMillan

    Tryst - extract

    Conductor: Joseph Swensen. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • BIS.

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