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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.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in E Major, BWV 1042: I. Allegro

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Conductor: Bernhard Forck.
    • J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 105.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Étude Tableau op39 no.1 in C minor

    Performer: Lise de la Salle.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Chers Tyriens, tant de nobles travaux (Les Troyens, Act 3)

    Performer: Joyce DiDonato. Choir: Choeur Philharmonique de Strasbourg. Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Strasbourg. Choir: Chœur de l'Opéra national du Rhin. Choir: Badisches State Opera Chorus. Conductor: John Nelson.
    • Erato.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Te Deum Op.22, H118; Te Deum laudamus (Hymne)

    Performer: Marie‐Claire Alain. Singer: Roberto Alagna. Choir: choeur de l'enfant de l'Union Europeenne D'Antony. Choir: Choeur de l'Orchestre de Paris. Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: John Nelson.
    • Berlioz The Complete Works.
    • warner classics.
    • 002.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in G major, Op 77 No 1, 'Lobkowitz' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Jerusalem Quartet.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Franz Liszt

    Sonetto 104 del Petrarca, 2nd suite from Années de pèlerinage (S.160, S.161, S.163)

    Performer: Lise de la Salle.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Organ Concerto in F major, HWV295 'The Cuckoo and the Nightingale' - 5. Allegro

    Performer: Peter Hurford. Ensemble: Concertgebouw Kamerorkest. Conductor: Joshua Rifkin.
    • Decca.
  • Clara Schumann

    Leidenschaftlich schnell (Romances for violin and piano, Op.22 No. 3)

    Performer: Stephanie Childress. Performer: Kumi Matsuo.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Winter (The Four Seasons)

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Ensemble: Brecon Baroque.
    • Channel Classics.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Magnificat primi toni a8

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 19: III. Rondo. Molto allegro

    Performer: Maria João Pires. Conductor: Bernard Haitink. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 & Triple Concerto.
    • Lso Live.
    • 103.
  • Trad.

    The Gardener

    Performer: Olivia Chaney. Performer: Jordan Hunt.
  • Olivia Chaney

    Roman Holiday

    Performer: Olivia Chaney. Performer: Jordan Hunt.
  • Olivia Chaney

    House on a Hill

    Performer: Olivia Chaney.


  • Mon 4 Mar 2019 17:00

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