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Canada 150: Gerald Finley, Inon Barnatan, Raymond Yiu

Sean Rafferty's guests include pianist Inon Barnatan and bass-baritone Gerald Finley, who perform live in the studio. Plus composer Raymond Yiu talking about his new work.

Sean Rafferty's guests include pianist Inon Barnatan, who performs live in the studio for us ahead of his recital at Wigmore Hall tomorrow, which will be broadcast live on Radio 3 In Concert. Composer Raymond Yiu talks about his new piece based on the poetry of Anthony Burgess, and, as part of Radio 3's Canada 150 week, bass-baritone Gerld Finley sings live.

2 hours

Music Played

  • William Boyce

    Symphony no. 5 in D major: 1st mvt Allegro ma non troppo - allegro assai

    Ensemble: Aradia Ensemble. Director: Kevin Mallon.
    • Naxos.
  • Haydn Wood

    Roses of Picardy

    Performer: Gerald Finley (baritone). Performer: Stephen Higgins (piano).
  • Healey Willan

    The Garden of Passion

    Performer: Gerald Finley (baritone). Performer: Stephen Higgins (piano).
  • Hector Berlioz

    Damnation of Faust op.24; Marche hongroise (Rakoczy march)

    Conductor: Semyon Bychkov. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic.
    • Sony.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Sonata for cello and piano (Op.65) in G minor, 3rd movement; Largo

    Performer: Alisa Weilerstein. Performer: Inon Barnatan.
    • Decca.
  • An-Lun Huang

    Saibei Dance (Saibei Suite no. 2)

    Orchestra: Chicago Sinfonietta. Conductor: Mei-Ann Chen.
    • Delights & Dances.
    • 1.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Piano Trio no.1 in D minor, Op.49 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Emanuel Ax. Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma.
    • Mendelssohn: Piano Trios, Opp. 49 & 66: Perlman : Ma : Ax.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Leonard Cohen


    Performer: Gerald Finley (baritone). Performer: Stephen Higgins (piano).
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 4 in B flat major, Op 60 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Beethoven: 9 Symphonies: Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Raymond Yiu

    Symphony (extract)

    Singer: Andrew Watts. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
  • Anthony Burgess

    Mr W.S. - Ballet Suite for Ochestra: no.5 Quodlibet

    Orchestra: Brown University Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Phillips.
    • Anthony Burgess: Orchestral Music.
    • Naxos.
    • 5.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture in D major, TWV 55 D18 (Ouverture)

    Orchestra: Berlin Academy for Early Music.
    • Telemann: Orchestral Suites.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Sanctus (Missa Regina coeli)

    Conductor: Harry Christophers. Choir: The Sixteen.
    • Palestrina - Volume 3: The Sixteen, Harry Christophers.
    • Coro.
    • 13.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Hänsel & Gretel: Overture

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach.
    • Sommernachtskonzert 2017.
    • Sony.
    • 9.
  • Marianna Martines

    La tempesta: Alfin fra le tempeste (Aria)

    Singer: Anna Bonitatibus. Ensemble: La Floridiana. Conductor: Nicoleta Paraschivescu.
  • François Couperin

    Pieces de clavecin - ordre no. 12: L' Atalante

    Performer: Inon Barnatan (piano).
  • Maurice Ravel

    Le Tombeau de Couperin for piano: no.4; Rigaudon

    Performer: Inon Barnatan (piano).
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Toccata in E minor, BWV 914

    Performer: Inon Barnatan (piano).


  • Mon 26 Jun 2017 16:30

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