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Young people in classical music

This episode is all about young performers, as Seonaid Aitken showcases young people making waves in the classical music scene.

Tonight Classics Unwrapped is all about young performers, as Seonaid Aitken sits in for Jamie and spends two hours showcasing young people making waves in the classical music scene. Including performances from award-winning Scottish guitarist Sean Shibe, music director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla and principal clarinettist of the Berlin Philharmonic Andreas Ottensamer.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Haydn: Symphony No. 83 in G minor 'The Hen' - finale

    Performer: Maxim Emelyanychev. Conductor: Maxim Emelyanychev.
  • Robert Schumann

    Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 54 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Jan Lisiecki. Orchestra: Santa Cecilia Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Jan Lisiecki, Schumann.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • George Michael

    Mother's Pride

    Performer: The Ayoub Sisters. Music Arranger: The Ayoub Sisters.
    • Mother's Pride.
    • Decca.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Chopin: Mazurka in F sharp minor, Op.59 No.3

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
    • Chopin Mazurkas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Bach: Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828; 1st movement Allemande

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
  • Leonard Cohen

    Hallelujah

    Performer: Sheku Kanneh-Mason. Performer: Sheku Kanneh-Mason. Performer: Didier Osindero. Performer: Alinka Rowe. Performer: Yong Jun Lee. Performer: Yong Jun Lee.
  • Mieczysław Weinberg

    Chamber Symphony, No. 1, Op. 145, 4. Presto

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Ensemble: Kremerata Baltica. Conductor: Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla.
    • Weinberg: Chamber Symphonies & Piano Quintet.
    • ECM.
    • 11.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Piano Concerto in D flat major, Op 38

    Performer: Xiayin Wang. Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Peter Oundjian.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Piano concerto in D flat major (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Xiayin Wang. Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Peter Oundjian.
    • Tchaikovsky, Khachaturian: Piano Concertos.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 8.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Piano Concerto in D flat major, Op 38 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Xiayin Wang. Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Peter Oundjian.
    • Chandos.
  • Carl Stamitz

    Concerto for Clarinet and orchestra No 7 in E flat major

    Performer: Andreas Ottensamer. Performer: Potsdam Chamber Academy.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Trio No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 101: IV. Allegro molto

    Ensemble: Trio Isimsiz.
    • Brahms, Takemitsu & Beethoven.
    • RUBICON.
    • 104.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Sevilla (Suite española)

    Music Arranger: John Williams. Performer: Sean Shibe.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Nymph

    Singer: Anush Hovhannisan.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov Romances.
    • Stone Records.
    • 4.
  • Mark Simpson

    Nur Musik

    Performer: Jonathan Small. Ensemble: Ensemble 10/10. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
  • Claude Debussy

    Premiere Rhapsody

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Bradley Moore.
  • Trad.

    The Rolling Waves Set

    Performer: Maxwell String Quartet.
  • Max Bruch

    Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op.26: II. Adagio

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto etc.
    • DECCA.
    • 006.
  • Max Bruch

    Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 26 (Finale)

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Orchestra: Gewandhaus Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    Sonata in A Major, D.574, 2nd mvt, Scherzo

    Performer: Benjamin Beilman. Performer: Yekwon Sunwoo.
    • Benjamin Beilman - Spectrum.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 002.
  • Richard Strauss

    Befreit Op. 39 No. 4

    Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Louise Alder.
    • Through Life and Love.
    • Orchid Classics.
    • 19.
  • Jack Trombey

    Dr Dixie

    • The Jazz Years 1920s & 1930s.
    • 10.
  • Henri Vieuxtemps

    Vieuxtemps: Elégie, Op.30

    Performer: Timothy Ridout. Performer: Ke Ma.
  • Alma Deutscher

    Deutscher : Piano Sonata In E Flat, 3. Rondo

    Performer: Alma Deutscher.
    • The Music Of Alma Deutscher.
    • FLARA.
    • 4.

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