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Bridget Cunningham, Tomas Hanus, Christopher Purves

Suzy Klein's guests include harpsichordist Bridget Cunningham, conductor Tomas Hanus and baritone Christopher Purves.

Suzy Klein's guests include conductor Tomáš Hanus ahead of his concert with the WNO Orchestra at St David's Hall in Cardiff. Plus live performance from harpsichordist Bridget Cunningham in the run up to a Handel programme in London, and baritone Christopher Purves performs live in the studio before heading to the Howard Assembly Room in Leeds for a recital which includes Mussorgsky's Songs and Dances of Death.

2 hours

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Overture)

    Director: Emmanuelle Haïm. Orchestra: Le Concert d’Astrée.
    • G. F. Handel: Cleopatra: Arias from Giulio Cesare: Natalie Dessay/Emmanuelle Hai.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Overture to Esther

    Performer: Bridget Cunningham.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Concerto No 1 in B flat major, K 207 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Christian Tetzlaff. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • Mozart: Violin concertos nos. 1, 3 & 5: Tetzlaff/Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie.
    • Virgin.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite in G minor (Passacaille)

    Performer: Bridget Cunningham.
  • Gerald Finzi

    5 Bagatelles Op.23 (Prelude)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Michael McHale.
    • The Lyrical Clarinet: Michael Collins.
    • Chandos.
    • 2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Villanelle (Les nuits d'été)

    Singer: Karen Cargill. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Robin Ticciati.
    • Berlioz: Les nuits d'ete: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Linn.
    • 1.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Overture, Il finto Stanislao

    Ensemble: La Scala Philharmonic. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • DECCA.
  • Traditional Irish

    The Poor Irish Boy

    Performer: Bridget Cunningham.
  • Traditional Irish

    Eileen Aroon

  • Richard Strauss

    Hab' mir's gelobt (Der Rosenkavalier)

    Conductor: Fabio Luisi. Singer: Adrianne Pieczonka. Singer: Diana Damrau. Singer: Elīna Garanča. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Franz Schubert

    Octet in F major, D 803 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Octet.
    • Schubert: Octet.
    • Nimbus.
    • 3.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: José Serebrier.
    • Warner.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    December: Christmas (The Seasons, Op 37b)

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
    • Tchaikovsky - The Seasons; Six Pieces.
    • Hyperion.
    • 12.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Let us garlands bring, Op 18 (Fear no more the heat of the sun)

    Performer: Christopher Purves. Performer: Simon Lepper.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Agrippina, HWV 6 (Vieni, o cara)

    Performer: Christopher Purves. Performer: Simon Lepper.
  • Franz Schubert

    Schwanengesang, D957 (Das Fischer Madchen)

    Performer: Christopher Purves. Performer: Simon Lepper.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Lars Vogt. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Beethoven: Piano Concertos 1 & 2: Vogt, Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Primavera porteña (Las cuatro estaciones porteñas)

    Orchestra: Kremerata Baltica. Director: Gidon Kremer.
    • Eight Seasons: Gidon Kremer / Kremerata Baltica.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 16.


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