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Mr McFall's Chamber, Justina Gringyte, Noah Stewart, Trevor Pinnock, Jonathan McGovern

Sean Rafferty presents music from Mr McFall's Chamber, harpsichordist Trevor Pinnock and baritone Jonathan McGovern. Plus mezzo-soprano Justina Gringyte and tenor Noah Stewart.

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from Mr McFall's Chamber ahead of the ensemble's programme 'Island Life - Celebrating Caribbean Connections' at Kings Place in London. More live music from early music pioneer Trevor Pinnock and young baritone Jonathan McGovern as they prepare for two concerts of music by Purcell at Colyer-Fergusson Hall, Kent and Wigmore Hall, London. Plus, mezzo-soprano Justina Gringyte and tenor Noah Stewart discuss Scottish Opera's upcoming production of Bizet's Carmen and 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. Each day Nicola finds ten quirky and entertaining facts about each of the Ten Pieces.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in A major after BWV 1055 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova. Ensemble: Arcangelo. Conductor: Jonathan Cohen.
    • Hyperion.
  • Calixto Alvarez

    Los Pregoneros

    Ensemble: Mr. McFall's Chamber.
  • Robert Burns

    The Slave’s Lament

    Performer: Susan Hamilton. Ensemble: Mr. McFall's Chamber.
  • Martyn Bennett


    Ensemble: Mr. McFall's Chamber.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 8 in F major Op.93: third movement; Tempo di Menuetto

    Orchestra: Bavarian R S O. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • BR KLASSIK : 900119.
    • 8.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen (Prelude)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Decca.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    14 Songs (Op.34), no.8; Music

    Performer: Iain Burnside. Singer: Justina Gringyte.
  • Agustín Lara


    Singer: Noah Stewart. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Balcombe.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in A major Kk.101

    Performer: Vladimir Horowitz.
    • Sony.
  • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Three Pieces in Old Style (No 3)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yuri Ivanovich Simonov.
    • TRING.
  • Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn

    Banjo Banjo

    • Rounder Records.
  • Henry Purcell

    Ground 'Scocca pur'

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock.
  • William Walton

    Swiss Jodelling Song (Façade)

    Performer: Edith Sitwell. Ensemble: English Opera Group. Conductor: Anthony Collins.
    • ALTO.
  • Ludwig Meinardus

    Luther in Worms: Heil dir, du Kaiserlich Haupt

    Singer: Clemens Loschmann. Choir: Rheinische Kantorei. Orchestra: Concerto Köln. Conductor: Hermann Max.
    • CPO.
  • Henry Purcell


    Performer: Trevor Pinnock.
  • Henry Purcell

    'Let the dreadful engines' from Don Quixote

    Performer: Jonathan McGovern. Performer: Trevor Pinnock.


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