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Pinchas Zukerman, Amanda Forsyth and Angela Cheng, Benjamin Zander, Meow Meow and Barry Humphries

Katie Derham's guests include violinist Pinchas Zukerman with Amanda Forsyth and Angela Cheng, plus cabaret star Meow Meow and comedian Barry Humphries.

Katie Derham presents a lively mix of conversation, arts news and live performance. Her guests include cabaret star Meow Meow, who sings live for us, and comedian Barry Humphries; they'll be performing together next month in a special show at London's Barbican Centre which explores cabaret music from the Weimar Republic. Violinist Pinchas Zukerman, whose Summer Music Festival with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is in full swing, performs live alongside cellist Amanda Forsyth and pianist Angela Cheng, plus conductor Benjamin Zander talks about his new recording of Beethiven's Ninth Symphony.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 21 in E minor

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • DECCA.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Praeludium (3 Duets for 2 violins and piano)

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: Pinchas Zukerman. Performer: Samuel Sanders.
    • Itzhak Perlman - The Complete Warner Recordings.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 5.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no. 2 in C minor; 4th movement; Urlicht (Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Benjamin Zander. Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly.
    • Linn.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 9 (Op.125) in D minor "Choral"; Mvt 2 Scherzo

    Conductor: Benjamin Zander. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • Brattle Media.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto in B flat major for 3 oboes, 3 violins and basso continuo

    Performer: Peter Westermann. Performer: Michael Niesemann. Performer: Piet Dhont. Performer: Reinhard Goebel. Performer: Mary Utiger. Performer: Hajo Bass. Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Trio in B flat major D.898, mvt III

  • William Harris

    Bring us, O Lord God

    Choir: Gabrieli Consort & Players. Director: Paul McCreesh.
    • The Road to Paradise.
    • DG.
    • 11.
  • Gustav Holst

    Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (The Planets, Op.32)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Holst: Orchestral Works, Volume 2.
    • Chandos.
    • 13.
  • Murray Gold

    Doctor Who Theme (Series 8)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ben Foster. Conductor: James Shearman.
    • Coctor Who Series 8: Music by Murray Gold.
    • 1.
  • Mischa Spoliansky

    Alles Schwindel

    Performer: Meow Meow. Performer: Ben Dawson.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Introduction and Allegro

    Performer: Osian Ellis. Ensemble: Melos Ensemble.
    • EMI.
  • Bertolt Brecht

    The German Miserere

    Performer: Meow Meow. Performer: Ben Dawson.
  • Bertolt Brecht

    Surabaya Johnny

    Performer: Meow Meow. Performer: Ben Dawson.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Grand Valse (Raymonda)

    Orchestra: State Academic Symphony Orchestra of The Russian Federation. Conductor: Evgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov.
    • Waltzes and Polonaises by Russion Composers.
    • Melodiya / BMG.
    • 1.


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