Lise de la Salle, Olivia Chaney and John Nelson
Sean Rafferty presents live music from the world's finest musicians. Today pianist Lise de la Salle and singer Olivia Chaney perform live and Sean talks to conductor, John Nelson
Lise de la Salle joins us in the studio for a live performance ahead of her concert with Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on the 5th march at the Royal Festival Hall. Live music also from singer songwriter and pianist Olivia Chaney who embarks on a UK tour with her album "Shelter". We are also joined by John Nelson as he prepares to conduct Berlioz’s ‘Grande Messe des Mortes’, in the historic setting of St Paul’s Cathedral to mark 150 years since the composer’s death. The American conductor and Berlioz expert will lead a performance of over 300 musicians, featuring the Philharmonia Chorus and London Philharmonic Choir alongside the Philharmonia Orchestra on Friday 8th March.