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Budapest Cafe Orchestra, Sally Beamish, Adam Swayne

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from the Budapest Cafe Orchestra and pianist Adam Swayne, plus composer Sally Beamish talking about her new work Merula perpetua.

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from the Budapest Café Orchestra, who'll be performing at the Machynlleth Festival this week. Pianist Adam Swayne will play Satie before embarking - with the help of some friends - on a performance of his 21-hour Vexations in Brighton. Plus composer Sally Beamish talks about a new work for the Proms, Merula perpetua, which members of the Armida Quartet will premiere on Monday 29th August.

2 hours

Last on

Tue 23 Aug 2016 16:30

Music Played

  • Dinicu

    Whistle Hora

    Ensemble: Budapest Jazz Orchestra.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no.41 in C major K551 ‘Jupiter’ - iii. Menuetto

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Mozart:Jupiter Symphony.
    • Hungaroton.
    • 3.
  • Trad. Gaelic


    Ensemble: Budapest Jazz Orchestra.
  • Budapest Jazz Orchestra

    The Stobo Stomp

  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Concerto no. 1 in D major Op.17 - iii. Allegro con fuoco

    Performer: Stephen Hough. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • Saint-Saens: The complete works for piano and orchestra.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Constant Lambert

    Romeo and Juliet,1st tableau: Rondino; Gavotte & Trio

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Norman Del Mar.
    • Lambert: Romeo and Juliet/Pomona/Muni.
    • Lyrita.
    • 1-2.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen Suite (arr. for percussion and marimba ensemble): VI. Toreador Song

    Music Arranger: Claus-Dieter Zimmer. Ensemble: Horsholm Percussion and Marimba Ensemble.
  • Alexander Goedicke

    Concert Etude op. 49

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Performer: Tom Poster.
    • Legende.
    • Warner.
    • 6.
  • Thomas Linley

    Arise! Ye spirits of the storm (The Tempest)

    Orchestra: The Parley of Instruments. Conductor: Paul Nicholson.
    • Helios.
  • Sally Beamish

    Reed Stanzas - String Quartet No. 3: extract

    Ensemble: Elias Quartet.
  • Sally Beamish

    Reckless, for Chamber Orchestra

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • The Singing: Concertos and Orchestral Works by Sally Beamish.
    • BIS.
    • 12.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Kuda... Kuda... 'Lensky's Aria' (from Eugene Onegin)

    Singer: Rolando Villazón. Orchestra: Münchner Rundfunkorchester. Conductor: Michel Plasson.
    • Opera Recital.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 8.
  • Erik Satie

    Gnossienne No. 3

    Performer: Adam Swayne.
  • Federico García Lorca

    Canciones espanolas antiguas: Sevillanas del siglo XVII

    Performer: Javier Perianes. Singer: Estrella Morente.
    • Encuento.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 24.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    L'Italiana in Algeri (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Overtures (The Chamber Orchestra of Europe feat. conductor: Claudio Abbado).
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 003.
  • Robert Russell Bennett

    Autobiography - iii. 1900: Corn, Cows and Music. Jig

    Ensemble: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
    • Bennett: Works for Wind Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
    • 20.
  • Erik Satie


    Performer: Adam Swayne.
  • Claude Debussy

    Preludes - book 1: no.10; La Cathedrale engloutie

    Performer: Adam Swayne.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for Bassoon in B flat RV504 - i. Allegro ma poco

    Performer: Robert Thompson. Ensemble: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Philip Ledger.
    • Vivaldi: 4 Bassoon Concertos.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    La chere blessure

    Performer: Alice Coote. Performer: Graham Johnson.


  • Tue 23 Aug 2016 16:30

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