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Benjamin Baker, Daniel Lebhardt, Sonoro and OHP's Hip-hop to Opera

Violinist Benjamin Baker and pianist Daniel Lebhardt perform live for Katie Derham, plus we hear from Sonoro. And Michael Volpe speaks about OHP's Hip-hop-to-opera scheme.

Violinist Benjamin Baker and pianist Daniel Lebhardt perform live for Katie Derham ahead of their concert at Wigmore Hall on Sunday, and we also hear from the choir Sonoro about their Christmas album and forthcoming performance at St John's Church, Wimbledon. Plus Director of Opera Holland Park, Michael Volpe, is joined by graduates of the Hip-hop to Opera project ahead of their visit to the Milan International Filmmaker Festival.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique (A Ball)

    Conductor: Paul Paray. Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
    • Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique: Paray.
    • Mercury.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Sonata No 2 in D (1st mvt)

    Performer: Benjamin Baker. Performer: Daniel Lebhardt.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Fugue)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Simon Rattle on EMI Classics.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Vecchia zimarra, senti (La bohème)

    Performer: Annette Bryn Parri. Singer: Bryn Terfel.
    • BRYN TERFEL - CYFROL 2 / VOLUME 2.
    • SAIN.
    • 13.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Tre sbirri... Te Deum (Tosca)

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Singer: Balcarras Crafoord. Choir: Radiokören. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Paul Daniel.
    • Bryn Terfel: Bad Boys; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048

    Music Arranger: Mark Eden. Ensemble: VIDA Guitar Quartet.
    • Bachianas.
    • BGS Records.
    • 3.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Sonata No 2 in D (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Benjamin Baker. Performer: Daniel Lebhardt.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for violin and piano, Op 119 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Benjamin Baker. Performer: Daniel Lebhardt.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorale-Prelude 'Machs mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt', BWV 957

    Performer: Christopher Herrick.
    • Bach - The Neumeister Chorales.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Vítezslav Novák

    The Lovers - third movement of Slovak Suite, Op 32

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: František Vajnar.
    • Novak: South Bohemian Suite, Op. 64; Slovak Suite, Op. 32.
    • Supraphon.
    • 007.
  • Judith Weir

    Love bade me welcome

    Choir: Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge. Conductor: Geoffrey Webber.
    • DELPHIAN.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Fantasia in C Major, Op. 58, Hob. XVII:4

    Performer: Jenő Jandó.
    • Haydn: Works for Piano.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No 6 in B minor, Op 74, 'Pathétique' (2nd mvt)

    Conductor: Yevgeny Mravinsky. Orchestra: Imperial Music Choir.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Malcolm Archer

    A little child there is yborn

    Performer: Neil Ferris. Ensemble: Sonoro.
  • Paul Spicer

    In a field as I lay

    Performer: Neil Ferris. Ensemble: Sonoro.
  • Dobrinka Tabakova

    Suite in Old Style: 1st movement - Fanfare from the balconies

    Performer: Maxim Rysanov. Performer: Vaiva Eidukaitytė-Storastienė. Orchestra: Lietuvos kamerinis orkestras.
    • ECM New Series.
  • Becky McGlade

    In the bleak midwinter

    Performer: Neil Ferris. Ensemble: Sonoro.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Lemminkäinen's Return (Lemminkäinen Suite, Op.22)

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • Sony.

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