Yaniv D'Or, Gregory Doran, Evelyn Glennie, Kazakh Philharmonic
Sean's guests include countertenor Yaniv D'Or with Ensemble NAYA, RSC artistic director Gregory Doran, percussionist Evelyn Glennie, and musicians from the Kazakh Philharmonic.
Countertenor Yaniv D'Or sings live in the studio with Ensemble NAYA. They're performing repertoire from their new album Exaltation, which explores the distinct musical traditions of the three monotheistic religions, at Wigmore Hall on Saturday. Sean Rafferty speaks to the artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, Gregory Doran, and percussionist Evelyn Glennie, who have collaborated on RSC's new production of Troilus and Cressida. Plus musicians from the Kazakh Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra perform live in the studio, including clarinettist Bekturgan Zholaman. Their concerts in Manchester and London will be the first performances of a Kazakh Orchestra in the UK and the tour marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries.