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Francesca Dego, Ciaran McCabe, Peer Gynt, Franz Lehár

John chats to two violinists, Francesca Dego and Belfast-born Ciaran McCabe. He also plays three pieces by Franz Lehár in his classical connection.

Photo credit: Davide Cerati

Violinist Francesca Dego on her new album and performing with the Ulster Orchestra. Violinist Ciaran McCabe on joining the Maggini Quartet and performing in his home town of Belfast. Highlights from Grieg's Peer Gynt performed by the Ulster Orchestra. John plays three pieces by Franz Lehár in his classical connection.

Photo credit: Davide Cerati

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo alla turca

    Performer: James Galway. Performer: Lady Jeanne Galway. Performer: Sinfonia Varsovia.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    IV. Gavotta con due variazioni from Suite Italienne from Pulcinella for Violin and Piano

    Performer: Francesca Dego. Performer: Francesca Leonardi.
  • Howard Ferguson

    The Rambling Suiler from Four Diversions on Ulster Airs

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: JoAnn Falletta.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    The Crossing

  • Franz Lehár

    Meine Lippen, Sie Kussen So Heiss (My Lips Kiss With Such Fire)

    Performer: André Rieu. Performer: Johann Strauss Orchestra.
  • Alexandra Stréliski

    Plus tôt

    Performer: Alexandra Stréliski.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    IV. Courante (Double) from Partita No. 1 in B minor

    Performer: Hilary Hahn.
  • Bill Evans

    Peace Piece

    Performer: Igor Levit.
  • María Grever

    What a Difference a Day Makes

    Performer: VOCES8. Music Arranger: Jim Clements.
  • Percy Grainger

    Molly on the Shore

    Performer: Joanne Quigley McParland. Performer: David Quigley. Music Arranger: Fritz Kreisler.
  • Alexandra Stréliski

    Revient le jour

    Performer: Alexandra Stréliski.
  • Franz Lehár

    You are My Heart's Delight (Yours is my Heart Alone)

    Performer: Mario Lanza.
  • Franz Lehár

    Piano Sonata in F Major: III. Scherzo. Allegro ma non troppo

  • Franz Lehár

    Vilja Song

    Performer: Karita Mattila.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Morning Mood

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Eivind Gullberg Jensen.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Anitra's Dance

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Eivind Gullberg Jensen.
  • Edvard Grieg

    In the Hall of the Mountain King

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Eivind Gullberg Jensen.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz No.1 In E Flat, Op.18 -''Grande Valse Brillante''

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Loquebantur variis linguis

    Performer: Marian Consort.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    II. Allegro Scherzando from Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 22

    Performer: Louis Lortie. Performer: BBC Philharmonic. Performer: Edward Gardner.

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