International Women's Day: Di Xiao, Karin Hendrickson & Gabriella di Laccio
Sean Rafferty presents a special International Women's Day programme. His guests include pianist Di Xiao, soprano Gabriella di Laccio and conductor Karin Hendrickson.
Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music, conversation and arts news. Today's special International Women's Day edition features an interview with conductor Karin Hendrickson as part of Women in Front, Radio 3's celebration of female conductors. Pianist Di Xiao performs live for us before her recital in Birmingham Town Hall next Tuesday, and soprano Gabriella di Laccio sings live too, sharing some gems she has uncovered through her DONNE365 project. Plus researcher and broadcaster Kate Kennedy brings news of the launch of her Re:Dress digital project, an online platform providing comprehensive information about female composers and their music.