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English Touring Opera, Victor Aviat, Endellion String Quartet

Sean Rafferty's guests include Timothy Burke with English Touring Opera, young conductor Victor Aviat and the Endellion String Quartet.

Sean Rafferty's guests include conductor Timothy Burke with singers from English Touring Opera as they begin their latest new production: Gilbert and Sullivan's Patience. The Endellion String Quartet perform live in the studio in the run up to their concert at London's Wigmore Hall, and young conductor Victor Aviat looks forward to his concert at the helm of Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Arthur Sullivan

    Patience (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
  • Thomas Adès

    Arcadiana: VI. O Albion

    Ensemble: Endellion Quartet.
    • Ades: Living Toys.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 14.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Love is a Plaintive Song (Patience)

    Performer: Lauren Zolezzi. Performer: Nick Bosworth.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    So go to him (Patience)

    Performer: Valerie Reid. Performer: Bradley Travis.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Suite in A major, Op 98b, 'American' ”: no. 1; Andante con moto

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak:Symphony no. 7 Suite in A major,Budapest Festival Orchestra,Ivan Fischer.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 5.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    February: Carnival (The Seasons, Op 37b)

    Orchestrator: Alexander Gauk. Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 4, Mozartiana/The Seasons: DSO, Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 16.
  • Charles Wood

    Hail, gladdening light

    Choir: St Paul's Cathedral Choir. Conductor: John Scott.
  • Franz Liszt

    Valse Oubliée No 2, S 215/2

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • Imogen Cooper plays Liszt and Wagner.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Intermezzo; Alla marcia (Karelia Suite)

    Conductor: Paavo Berglund. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.
    • Sibelius: Orchestral Works: BSO, Berglund.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Frederick Delius

    Sleigh Ride (Winter Night)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill.
    • Christmas Fantasy.
    • London.
  • Louis Vierne

    Carillon de Westminster (Pieces de fantaisie - suite no. 3)

    Performer: Daniel Cook.
    • Abbey Spectacular! Daniel Cook plays the Organ of Westminster Abbey.
    • Priory Records.
    • 7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Behold, I tell you a mystery; The trumpet shall sound (Messiah)

    Performer: Peter Franks. Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Handel: Arias: Bryn Terfel.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 19-20.
  • Nicolai Sokolov


    Ensemble: Endellion Quartet.
  • Richard Strauss

    Schlagobers - ballet in 2 acts (Op.70), Schlagobers-Walzer

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Strauss: Schlagobers, Munchen: Detroit SO/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Jean Sibelius

    String Quartet 'Voces intimae', Op 56 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Endellion Quartet.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet Op 64 No 4 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Endellion Quartet.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Sinfonietta in A major, Op 5/48 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Karabits.
    • Prokofiev Symphonies Vol. II.
    • Onyx.
    • 9.


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