English Touring Opera, Andris Nelsons, Julian Joseph
Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music, conversation and arts news. His guests include conductor Andris Nelsons, and singers from the English Touring Opera.
Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music, conversation and arts news. His guests include conductor Andris Nelsons, who'll be at the helm of the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig when they give two concerts next week at the Royal Festival Hall in London. Also on the programme are singers and instrumentalists from English Touring Opera ahead of their triple bill of works by Purcell, Carissimi and Gesualdo which will be touring the UK throughout October. And with his new work Tristan and Isolde premiering at London's Queen Elizabeth Hall this week, jazz pianist and composer Julian Joseph performs live in the studio with acclaimed jazz singer Cleveland Watkiss.
English Touring Opera's singers are: Susanna Fairbairn, Benjamin Williamson, Richard Dowling, Jorge Navarro-Colorado, Frederick Long, Alison Manifold, Nicholas Mogg and Sky Ingram.
Hamlet: The HuntOrchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
Io taceroEnsemble: English Touring Opera. Conductor: Jonathan Peter Kenny.
When I am laid in earth (from Dido and Aeneas)Performer: Sky Ingram. Performer: Aileen Henry.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Symphony no.6 in B minor Op.74 'Pathétique' (3rd mvt)Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
- Tchaikovsky 6: Romeo and Juliet.
Symphony No 4 in E flat, 'Romantic' (3rd mvt)Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
Jonah's Prayer (from Jonas)Performer: Jorge Navarro-Colorado. Performer: Aileen Henry.
Jonas - Final chorusEnsemble: English Touring Opera. Conductor: Jonathan Peter Kenny.
Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35 (3rd mvt)Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Karabits.
- The Silver Violin: Nicola Benedetti.
Carmen Suite No 1 (Les toréadors)Orchestra: Bastille Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung.
- 111 Years of Deutsche Grammophon.
- Deutsche Grammaphon.
Il bianco e dolce signoEnsemble: Chanticleer.
James Woodie Alexander
Straight StreetComposer: Jesse Whitaker. Music Arranger: Joseph H Hennings. Ensemble: Chanticleer.
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No 8 in F major, Op 93 (1st mvt)Conductor: Osmo Vänskä. Orchestra: Minnesota Orchestra.
- Beethoven: The Symphonies: Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vanska.
I am the Boss (from Tristan and Isole)Performer: Renato Paris. Performer: Julian Joseph.
Das Wiedersehen (Tristan und Isolde - An Orchestral Passion)Music Arranger: Henk de Vlieger. Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
- Wagner: Tristan und Isolde/Overtures; Neeme Jarvi.
Tell me who you are (from Tristan and Isolde)Performer: Cleveland Watkiss. Performer: Ken Papenfus.
Johann Sebastian Bach
Keyboard Concerto No 2 in E major, BWV 1053 (3rd mvt)Performer: Christophe Rousset. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
- Bach: Harpsichord Concertos: Rousset/AAM/Hogwood.
Impromptu in A flat major D.899 no.4Performer: Murray Perahia.
- Schubert: Impromptus, Op. 90 & 142; Murray Perahia.
- Wed 3 Oct 2018 17:00