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Rattle at Radio 3: Live from the Barbican

Sean Rafferty is joined by guests live at the Barbican Centre, as the London Symphony Orchestra launches the first season with its new music director Sir Simon Rattle.

Sean Rafferty presents a special edition at the Barbican Centre, as the London Symphony Orchestra launches the first season with its new Music Director, Sir Simon Rattle. Sean talks to Rattle, and guests also include the composer Helen Grime, violinist Christian Tetzlaff, cellist Daniel Müller-Schott with pianist Simon Trpčeski, musicians from the LSO, the young singers of the LSO Discovery Choir and brass players from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Francis Poulenc

    Oboe Sonata; 2nd movement - Scherzo. Très animé

    Performer: Olivier Stankiewicz (oboe). Performer: Liz Burley (piano).
  • Helen Grime

    Night Songs

    Ensemble: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
  • Gilles Silvestrini

    Six Etudes for Solo Oboe; No.1

    Performer: Olivier Stankiewicz.
  • Joe Locke

    Swords of Whispers

    Performer: Neil Percy. Performer: Sam Walton.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Fanfare from The Rake's Progress

    Ensemble: Guildhall Brass.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata No.3 in C Major, BWV 1005; 4th movement (Allegro assai)

    Performer: Christian Tetzlaff.
  • Eugène Ysaÿe

    Sonata No.1 in G minor; 2nd movement (Fugato)

    Performer: Christian Tetzlaff.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Symphony no.1 in E minor (1st movement)

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Michael Tippett

    Symphony no.4 (excerpt)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony No.8 (final movement)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Steve Reich

    Clapping Music

    Performer: Colin Currie. Performer: Sam Walton.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Nocturne

    Performer: Daniel Müller‐Schott. Performer: Simon Trpceski.
  • Clare Elton

    Fanfare for trumpet and two trombones (World Premiere)

    Ensemble: Guildhall Brass.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka op.17 no.4 in A minor

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19; 4th movement

    Performer: Daniel Müller‐Schott. Performer: Simon Trpceski.
  • Rebecca Lawrence

    Power in Me

    Performer: Michael Higgins (keyboard). Choir: LSO Discovery Choir (junior and senior).

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