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Solomon's Knot, Louis Schwizgebel, Marc Almond

Sean Rafferty hosts a live performance from baroque collective Solomon's Knot and talks with pianist Louis Schwizgebel. Plus singer Marc Almond on Russian tenor Vadim Kozin.

Sean Rafferty with a lively mix of music, chat and arts news. The baroque collective Solomon's Knot perform live in the studio ahead of their 'Christmas in Leipzig' concert at St John's, Smith Square in London. Pianist Louis Schwizgebel pops in between rehearsals with the BBC Symphony Orchestra to talk about playing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 4 with the Orchestra at London's Barbican Centre. Plus our special feature 'Tales from the North' as part of Radio 3's Northern Lights season.
Plus singer Marc Almond on Russian tenor Vadim Kozin.

2 hours

Last on

Wed 16 Dec 2015 16:30

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker Suite, Op 71a (Waltz of the Flowers)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite: Philharmonia/Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
    • 8.
  • John Rutter

    Shepherd's Pipe Carol

    Ensemble: Prrime Brass.
    • Prime Brass.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony no. 9 (Op.70) in E flat major, 1st movement; Allegro

    Conductor: Vasily Petrenko. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Symphonies Nos. 5 and 9.
    • Naxos.
    • 5.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Three German Dances, K 605

    Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana. Conductor: Johannes Wildner.
    • Naxos.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Nordic Melody, Op 63 No 2, 'Country Dance'

    Orchestra: Det Norske Kammerorkester. Conductor: Iona Brown.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Concerto No 5 in F major, Op 103, 'Egyptian'

    Performer: Louis Schwizgebel. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Aparte : AP-112.
    • Aparte.
    • 4.
  • Percy Grainger

    Molly on the Shore 'Stowkoski version'

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Diana Hamilton

    Comes the Light

    Performer: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • BBC recording.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Das neugeborne Kindelein

    Ensemble: Ricercar Consort.
    • Ricercar.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 8 (Op.93) in F major, 4th movement; Allegro vivace

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • The Beethoven Symphonies: Live from the Edinburgh Festival.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.


Tales of the North

Tales of the North

From Radio 3's In Tune: Readings from the sagas and folk tales of the North.

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