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Navarra String Quartet, Marcus Farnsworth, Segun Akinola

Sean Rafferty presents with a live performance from the baritone Marcus Farnsworth, plus we hear from the Navarra String Quartet and speak to composer Segun Akinola.

Sean Rafferty presents with a live performance from the Navarra String Quartet ahead of their performance at North Norfolk Music Festival this weekend. The baritone Marcus Farnsworth joins us to sing and speak about the Southwell Music Festival, and we talk to composer Segun Akinola at the BBC Ten Pieces initiative.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Der Schauspieldirektor, K.486: Overture

    Orchestra: La Cetra Barockorchester Basel. Conductor: Andrea Marcon.
    • DG.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quartettsatz, D. 703

    Ensemble: Navarra String Quartet.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (Lyric Pieces)

    Orchestrator: Franz Josef Breuer. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk.
    • Grieg: Peer Gynt, Sigur Jorsalfar.
    • NAXOS.
    • 11.
  • Ron Grainer

    Doctor Who Series 11 Opening Titles

    Performer: Segun Akinola. Music Arranger: Segun Akinola.
    • Silva Screen.
  • George Gershwin

    Rhapsody in Blue

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Wolff.
    • Warsaw Concerto: Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Laudate Dominum à 5

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Monteverdi: Selva morale e spirituale Vol.1: The Sixteen/Christophers.
    • Coro.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quartet for strings no. 13 "Rosamunde", iii) Menuetto and allegretto

    Ensemble: Navarra String Quartet.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Sérénade pour cordes en Mi Majeur, Op. 22: III. Scherzo. Vivace

    Conductor: Roberto Forés Veses. Ensemble: Orchestre d’Auvergne.
    • Dvořák, Janáček, Martinů: Works for Strings.
    • Aparté.
    • 103.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour arr. trombone, bass, piano

    Performer: Susan Addison. Performer: Chi-chi Nwanoko. Performer: Sally Goodworth. Music Arranger: Susan Addison.
    • CALA.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    "Trumpet" Overture Op.101 in C major

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Scheiden und Meiden

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Libby Burgess.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Ruckert Lieder)

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Libby Burgess.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in E major, RV 269, 'Spring' (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Federico Guglielmo. Ensemble: L'Arte dell'Arco. Director: Federico Guglielmo.
    • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons: Guglielmo.
    • CPO.
    • 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Clarinet Sonata in F Minor, Op. 120 No. 1 (Arr. L. Berio for Clarinet & Orchestr

    Performer: Annelien Van Wauwe. Orchestra: Orchestre National de Lille. Conductor: Alexandre Bloch.
    • Belle époque.
    • 404.
  • Samuel Barber

    Sure On This Shining Night

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Libby Burgess.
  • Andrea Falconieri

    Chaconne in G major

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Simos Papanas. Performer: Emmanuele Forni. Performer: Michael Metzler. Performer: Naoki Kitaya.
    • ERATO.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in D flat major, Op 64 No 1, 'Minute'

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 6.


  • Thu 15 Aug 2019 17:00

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