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Felicity Lott, Isabelle Faust, Shirley Thompson

Katie Derham's guests today include Dame Felicity Lott, violinist Isabelle Faust and composer Shirley Thompson.

Katie Derham's guests today include the violinist Isabelle Faust, ahead of her appearance at the BBC Proms, and the composer Shirley Thompson, whose opera Memories in Mind: Women of the Windrush is being performed at this year's Tête à Tête festival. And Dame Felicity Lott joins Katie to sing live in the studio with pianist Jason Carr.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 1 in C major, Op 21 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies 1-9: Harnoncourt, Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • Teldec.
    • 4.
  • Oscar Straus

    Jede Frau hat irgendeine Sehnsucht

    Performer: Felicity Lott. Performer: Jason Carr.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    The Storming of Krasnaya Gorka (The Unforgettable Year 1919, Op 89a)

    Performer: Dmitri Alexev. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk.
    • Shostakovich: Piano Concertos 1&2: Alexev/English Chamber Orchestra/Maksymiuk.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Francisco Guerrero

    Ave virgo sanctissima

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Renaissance Music for Inner Peace.
    • 14.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Rigaudon (Holberg suite, Op.40)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud.
    • Grieg Holberg Suite.
    • BIS.
    • 005.
  • Oscar Straus

    Je ne suis pas ce que l'on pense

    Performer: Felicity Lott. Performer: Jason Carr.
  • Richard Rogers


    Performer: Felicity Lott. Performer: Jason Carr.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Clarinet Sonata in E flat major, Op.120`2 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Michael McHale.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Léo Delibes

    Coppélia (Waltz)

    Orchestra: Minnesota Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Delibes: Sylvia & Coppelia: LSO/Fistoulari/Minneapolis SO/Dorati.
    • Mercury.
    • 11.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Study in C minor, Op.10 no.12 'Revolutionary'

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Chopin: Etudes Op.10 & Op.25: Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 12.
  • Billie Grey

    The Laughing Policeman

    Performer: Charles Penrose.
    • EMI.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Young Apollo, Op 16

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilan Volkov.
    • Britten: Piano Concerto/Diversions/Young Apollo: Osborne/BBC SSO/Volkov.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Shirley Thompson

    Women of the Windrush: Epilogue

    Performer: Darragh Morgan. Performer: Victoria Simonse. Performer: Felix Higginbottom. Performer: Bruce Nockles. Performer: Mary Dullea. Singer: Alison Buchanon. Singer: Sam Burgess. Director: Shirley Thompson.
  • George Butterworth

    The Banks of Green Willow

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Krišs Russman.
    • BIS.
  • Péter Eötvös

    Halbfinale (Pauken solo, Tutti)

    Performer: Zoltan Racz. Ensemble: UMZE Chamber Ensemble. Conductor: Péter Eötvös.
    • Peter Eotvos.
    • BIS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto no. 2 in D major K.211 for violin and orchestra; 3rd movement; Rondeau

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Orchestra: Il Giardino Armonico. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in D minor BWV 1052R (1st mvt)

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.


  • Tue 23 Jul 2019 17:00

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