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Orchestra Baobab, Sven Helbig, Claire Booth

Sean Rafferty's guests include Orchestra Baobab as they prepare to perform at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival. Plus composer Sven Helbig and soprano Claire Booth.

Sean Rafferty's guests include Orchestra Baobab as they prepare to perform at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival, composer Sven Helbig ahead of the BBC Singers' performance of his work 'I Eat The Sun And Drink The Rain' at the Barbican as part of the Sound Unbound weekend. Plus soprano Claire Booth with her new CD of folk songs by Percy Grainger.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Orchestra Baobab

    Fayinkounko

    Ensemble: Orchestra Baobab.
  • Sven Helbig

    Am Abend

    Ensemble: Fauré Quartett. Orchestra: MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
    • Pocket Symphonies.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 8 in G minor 'Le Soir' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Handel and Haydn Society. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Haydn: Symphonies 8 & 84.
    • Coro.
    • 4.
  • Rudolphe Gomis

    Utrus Horas

    Ensemble: Orchestra Baobab.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in D minor BWV.875

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • Helene Grimaud - Perspectives.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 1.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Liebesfreud

    Performer: Daniel Röhn. Performer: Paul Rivinius.
  • Balla Sidibe

    On verra ca

    Ensemble: Orchestra Baobab.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Happiness (Waltz Suite)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Prokofiev: Symphony No. 6 - Waltz Suite.
    • Naxos.
    • 9.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Valse-caprice in A flat major, Op 76, 'Wedding Cake'

    Performer: Stephen Hough. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • Hyperion.
  • Sven Helbig

    Kyrie

    Performer: Sven Helbig. Choir: Vocalconsort Berlin. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
    • I Eat the Sun and Drink the Rain.
    • Neue Meister.
    • 3.
  • Sven Helbig

    Abendglühen (Evening Glow)

    Performer: Sven Helbig. Choir: Vocalconsort Berlin. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
    • I Eat the Sun and Drink the Rain.
    • Neue Meister.
    • 1.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Masques et bergamasques

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Grainger: Solo Piano Music: Marc-Andre Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso in D major, Op 3 No 6

    Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Handel: Concerti grossi Op. 3 Nos. 1-6, HWV312-317.
    • Philips.
    • 22-23.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Allegro (Les Vendredis)

    Ensemble: Vertavo Quartet.
    • SIMAX.
  • Trad.

    The Sprig of Thyme

    Music Arranger: Percy Grainger. Singer: Claire Booth. Performer: Christopher Glynn.
    • Percy Grainger - Folk Music.
    • Avie.
    • 7.
  • Trad.

    The Power of Love

    Performer: Christopher Glynn. Music Arranger: Percy Grainger. Singer: Claire Booth.
    • Percy Grainger - Folk Songs.
    • Avie.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Running Set

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Vaughan Williams: Pastoral Symphony etc: LSO/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.

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