Sakari Oramo, Kadialy Kouyate, Benjamin Grosvenor, Guy Barker
A lively mix of chat, arts news and live performance. Sean Rafferty's guests include conductor Sakari Oramo and kora player Kadialy Kouyate.
Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music, conversation and arts news. His guests include conductor Sakari Oramo, who'll be at the helm of the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the BBC Proms on Friday night, and kora player Kadialy Kouyate, who performs live in the studio before appearing at the Africa Centre Summer Festival this weekend. Plus pianist Benjamin Grosvenor plays live before his two appearances at the Proms this year, the first of which is alongside band leader Guy Barker, who joins us in the studio too.