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Tempered, Cosi fan tutte, Belfast Philharmonic Choir, Four Seasons in Song

Previews of the contemporary music festival Tempered, NI Opera's production of Così fan tutte, and Belfast Philharmonic Choir's opening-season concert.

John previews the contemporary music festival Tempered, featuring interviews with Moving On Music's Brian Carson, Yurodny's Nick Roth, Hard Rain Soloist Ensemble's Greg Caffrey, and Chamber Choir Ireland's Sarah Ledwidge. John drops in on rehearsals for NI Opera's production of Cosi fan tutte, and hears about the Belfast Philharmonic Choir's opening season concert. There's music recorded as part of the Belfast International Arts Festival featuring tenor Robin Tritschler, soprano Fatma Said, mezzo Sophie Rennert, and pianist Joseph Middleton. On the anniversary of the first performance of Don Giovanni, John's classical connection is on Mozart operas.

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Mozart

    3rd Movement Rondo from Horn Concerto No. 2 in Eb Major

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell. Performer: London Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Peter Maag.
  • Paganini

    La Campenella (III Rondo from Violin Concerto No. 2)

    Performer: Philippe Quint. Performer: Dimitry Cogan.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Soave sia il vento from Cosi fan Tutte

    Performer: Christine Rice. Performer: Miah Persson. Performer: Bryn Terfel. Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Schoenberg

    Stars from Les Miserables

    Performer: Jason Manford.
  • Karl Jenkins

    Benedictus from The Armed Man

  • Danish String Quartet

    Polska from Dorotea

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Introduction & Largo and Tema. Allegretto from Mozart's Don Giovanni

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
  • Erik Satie

    Gymnopedie No. 1

    Performer: Alistair McGowan.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Zapateado

    Performer: Brodsky Quartet.
  • Danish String Quartet

    Naja's Waltz

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to Don Giovanni

  • Mozart

    Sull'aria...che soave zeffiretto from The Marraige of Figaro

  • Mozart

    Der Hölle Rache (The Queen of the Night Aria) from The Magic Flute

  • Bizet

    Chanson d’Avril from 20 Songs Op.21

    Performer: Robin Tritschler. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • George Gershwin

    Summertime from Porgy and Bess

    Performer: Fatma Said. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Fatma Said & Joseph Middleton

    Last Rose of Summer

    Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten.
  • Kurt Weill

    "September Song"

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Sophie Rennert.
  • Thomas Tallis

    If Ye Love Me

    Performer: King's College Choir of Cambridge. Performer: Philip Ledger.
  • Karl Jenkins

    Song of the Spirit

    Performer: London Philharmonic Chorus. Performer: Adiemus Orchestra of Europe.
  • Bizet

    La fleur que tu mavais jetée from Carmen

    Performer: Jonas Kaufmann. Performer: Bavarian State Orchestra. Performer: Bertrand de Billy.

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