Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Raphael Wallfisch and John York, Katie Bray and Britten Sinfonia, Nicholas Little

Sean Rafferty is joined by cellist Raphael Wallfisch and pianist John York, mezzo-soprano Katie Bray performing with members of Britten Sinfonia, and conductor Nicholas Little.

Sean Rafferty is joined by the cellist Raphael Wallfisch with pianist John York and also by the mezzo-soprano Katie Bray performing a new arrangement of Mahler's Rückert-Lieder by Freya Waley-Cohen, with members of Britten Sinfonia. Sean also talks to Nicholas Little, conductor and founder of the Little Orchestra, which is about to embark on an ambitious, year-long, biographical celebration of Beethoven.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Concerto in A minor - last movement

    Performer: Yehudi Menuhin. Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
  • Karl Weigl

    Love Song (2 Pieces, Op 33)

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Performer: John York.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 93 in D major (4ht mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 12.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonatina in Eb major, WoO 47, No. 1 (Kurfürsten)

    Performer: Ronald Brautigam.
    • Beethoven: Complete Works For Solo Piano Vol. 4.
    • BIS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Major, WoO 36 No. 3: III. Rondo. Allegro

    • The Young Beethoven.
    • Dynamic.
    • 103.
  • Ernest Bloch

    Suite for cello and piano arr. from Viola suite (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Performer: John York.
  • Mieczyslaw Weinberg

    Concertino for cello and string orchestra op. 43bis - last movement

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Orchestra: Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Łukasz Borowicz.
    • CPO.
  • Franz Schubert

    *Der Musensohn, D764, Op 92 no 1 (26.4.1948)

    Performer: Kathleen Ferrier. Performer: Frederick Stone.
    • Kathleen Ferrier remembered.
    • SOMM.
  • David Olney

    Women Across the River

    • Women Across the River.
    • Strictly Music.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 25 in C major, K 503 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • Decca.
  • Ilse Weber

    Ich wandre durch Theresienstadt

    Performer: Bengt Forsberg. Performer: Bebe Risenfors. Singer: Anne Sofie von Otter.
    • DG.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051 (1st mvt)

    Performer: John Butt. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
    • Six Brandenburg Concertos - Johann Sebastian Bach.
    • Linn Records.
    • 7.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder (Ruckert-Lieder)

    Performer: Katie Bray. Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia.
  • Freya Waley-Cohen

    Spell for Logic (from Spellbook)

    Performer: Katie Bray. Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia.
  • Band of Burns


    • The Thread.
    • Band of Burns.
    • 06.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Mendelssohn/Bruch - Violin Concertos; Romance: Janine Jansen.
    • Decca.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Quintet in E major, Op 13 No 5: Minuet

    Orchestrator: Leopold Stokowski. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: José Serebrier.
    • NAXOS.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Ich atmet einen linden Duft (Ruckert-Lieder)

    Performer: Katie Bray. Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia.


Discover more music with the In Tune Mixtape

Discover more music with the In Tune Mixtape

30 minutes of uninterrupted music - on air every weekday at 7pm and online at any time.

In Tune Sessions

In Tune Sessions

Watch live performances recorded at the In Tune studios