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Peter Wright, Julian Bliss, Héloïse Werner

Katie Derham presents music and guests, including choreographer Peter Wright and clarinettist Julian Bliss. Plus soprano Heloise Werner with a preview of her One Woman Opera.

Katie Derham's guests include one of the most eminent names in ballet, choreographer Peter Wright as he celebrates his 90th birthday, one of the world's finest clarinettists Julian Bliss performs live in the studio, plus Héloïse Werner gives us a taste of her upcoming One Woman Opera.

5.30pm Power of Three - another chance to hear the next installment in a 70-part daily series of pioneering sounds from the BBC Third Programme and Radio 3 archives presented by David Hendy.

Radio 3's 70th season, celebrating seven decades of pioneering music and culture since the founding of the Third Programme.

2 hours

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Partenope (Overture: Allegro)

    Orchestra: Il Pomo d’Oro. Director: Riccardo Minasi.
    • Erato.
  • André Messager

    Solo de Concours

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Christopher Glynn.
  • Claude Debussy

    Premiere Rhapsodie

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Christopher Glynn.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major Op.81 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Jonathan Biss. Ensemble: Elias String Quartet.
    • ONYX.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Scipione nelle Spagne (Sinfonia)

    Ensemble: Concerto de’ Cavalieri. Conductor: Marcello Di Lisa.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Singer: Magdalena Kožená. Singer: Kate Royal. Choir: Berlin Radio Choir. Conductor: Simon Halsey.
    • G. Mahler, Symphony no. 2 'Resurrection': Berliner Philharmoniker/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Septet (Op.20) in E flat major, 3rd movement; Tempo di menuetto

    Performer: Bernd Gellermann. Performer: Rainer Moog. Performer: Karl Leister. Performer: Radovan Vlatković. Performer: Milan Turković. Performer: Jörg Baumann. Performer: Klaus Stoll. Ensemble: Berlin Soloists.
    • Beethoven: Septet, Mozart: Horn Quintet.
    • Apex.
  • Vittorio Monti


    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Christopher Glynn.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Concerto for violin and orchestra (Op.64) in E minor, 3rd mvt; Allegro molto...

    Performer: Hilary Hahn. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Wolff.
    • Mendelssohn & Shostakovich: Violin Concertos: Hilary Hahn.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Grace Williams

    Tarantella (The Dancers)

    Ensemble: City of London Sinfonia. Choir: Richard Hickox Singers. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • David Wilde

    A Prayer for Bosnia (version violin and piano)

    Performer: Jackie Shave. Performer: Simon Smith. Ensemble: Red Note Ensemble.
  • Pyotr Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker - Act 1

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker: Berliner Philharmoniker/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 2.
  • Adolphe Adam

    Giselle - Grand Pas de Deux (Giselle et Albrecht) from Act 2

    Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
  • Léo Delibes

    Coppélia (Valse)

    Orchestra: Lyon Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Kent Nagano.
    • Delibes: Coppelia: Orchestre de l'opera de Lyon/Nagano.
    • Erato.
    • 2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Queen Mab Scherzo (Romeo and Juliet)

    Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Jonathan Woolgar

    Scenes from the End (extract)

    Performer: Heloise Werner.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in A major, BWV 864 (Book 1, The Well-Tempered Clavier)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.


  • Tue 29 Nov 2016 16:30

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