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National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, Paul Appleby, Soraya Mafi

Sean Rafferty's guests include tenor Paul Appleby and members of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain plus soprano Soraya Mafi.

Sean Rafferty's guests include tenor Paul Appleby ahead of Glyndebourne's production of Berlioz's 'Beatrice et Benedict'. Members of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain join us live in the studio to perform some smaller scale music before their appearance at the BBC Proms. Soprano Soraya Mafi, winner of the 2016 Susan Chilcott Scholarship for British opera singers will also be in the studio to perform live. Plus a chance to hear performances from the first BBC Introducing Classical Showcase recorded at Cheltenham Music Festival and featuring Iosif Purits (accordion); Maria Razumovskaya (piano) and the early music ensemble, Blondel.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Daphnis et Eglé (Overture)

    Performer: Sigiswald Kuijken. Ensemble: La Petite Bande.
    • A Portrait.
    • Accent.
    • 13.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no. 9, 3rd movement; Rondo-Burleske (ending)

    Performer: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Performer: Sir Mark Elder.
  • Colin Matthews

    Divertimento: I - Aria capricciosa

    Ensemble: National Youth Orchestra members.
  • Gustav Holst

    Venus, the Bringer of Peace (The Planets, Op 32)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.
    • London Philharmonic Orchestra - Holst The Planets - Vladimir Jurowski Conductor.
    • LPO.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Beatrice et Benedict - overture

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Beatrice et Benedict.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Robert Farnon

    The Westminster Waltz

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • SONY.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata In D Minor Kk.213

    Performer: Iosif Purits.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Saul; Act 1 - O filial piety! … No, cruel father, no!

    Performer: Paul Appleby. Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Performer: Ivor Bolton.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Beatrice et Benedict: Ah! Je vais l'aimer (Act 1)

    Singer: Robert Tear. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Beatrice et Benedict: Finale (Act 2)

    Singer: Robert Tear. Singer: Janet Baker. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
  • Marian McPartland & Dizzy Gillespie

    Night in Tunisia

  • Joseph Haydn

    Cello Concerto in C major, H VIIb 1 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Edgar Moreau. Ensemble: Il Pomo d’Oro. Conductor: Riccardo Minasi.
    • Erato.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    5 Morceaux de fantaisie for piano (Op.3), no.4; Polichinelle in F sharp minor

    Performer: Nikolai Demidenko.
    • Nikolai Demidenko plays Rachmaninov.
    • HYPERION.
    • 11.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian dance no.6 in D major orch. Parlow [orig. pf. duet]

    Orchestrator: Parlow. Conductor: Iván Fischer. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra.
    • Brahms: Hungarian Dances: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Das Veilchen

    Performer: Soraya Mafi. Performer: Sergey Rybin.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Sun Whose Rays Are All Ablaze

    Performer: Soraya Mafi. Performer: Sergey Rybin.
  • Franz Liszt

    Oh! Quand je dors

    Performer: Soraya Mafi. Performer: Sergey Rybin.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture in G major, 'Burlesque de Quixotte'

    Orchestra: Collegium Musicum 90. Conductor: Simon Standage.
    • Telemann: Burlesque De Quixotte: Collegium Musicum 90/Standage.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Mass in G major

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM : SIGCD-197.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 1.

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