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Opera and a Moth Requiem

Jamie talks to conductor Joana Carneiro and director John Fulljames ahead of Scottish Opera’s latest production of Adam’s iconic ‘Nixon in China’.

Jamie talks to conductor Joana Carneiro and director John Fulljames ahead of Scottish Opera’s latest production of Adam’s iconic ‘Nixon in China’. Gareth Williams tackles the music of Harrison Birtwistle in our Future Classic, and there’s an exclusive track from pianist Benjamin Grosvenor’s latest Chopin album with the RSNO.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Last on

Sun 9 Feb 2020 21:00

Music Played

  • Erno Dohnanyi

    Widmung; Valse Aimable (Winterreigen)

    Performer: Martin Roscoe.
    • Dohnanyi: Piano Works Ae1.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5,10.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Violin Sonata in D minor, Wq 72 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Performer: James Baillieu.
    • CPE Bach: Complete Original Works For Violin & Keyboard.
    • Signum Classics.
  • John Adams

    The Chairman Dances

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • John Adams: The Chairman Dances: San Francisco SO, Edo de Waart.
    • Elektra Nonesuch.
    • 1.
  • John Adams

    The People Are The Heroes Now (Nixon in China)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of St. Luke’s. Conductor: Edo de Waart. Choir: Chorus of St Luke's.
    • Nixon In China.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 03.
  • Ernest Bloch

    Prayer

    Performer: Sol Gabetta. Ensemble: Amsterdam Sinfonietta.
    • Prayer.
    • Sony.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Così fan tutte (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Violin Sonata in C major Wq 73 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Performer: James Baillieu.
    • CPE Bach: Complete Original Works For Violin & Keyboard.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Mario Nascimbene

    Prologue From The Vikings

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Choir: The City of Prague Philharmonic Choir. Conductor: Nic Raine.
    • The Vikings.
    • PROMETHEUS.
    • 01.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Scherzo in D minor

    Orchestra: Radio Filharmonisch Orkest Holland. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • Rachmaninov: Complete Symphonies and Orchestral Works.
    • Exton.
    • 5.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Six Variations on 'Ich Denke Dein' WoO 74

    Performer: Peter Hill. Performer: Benjamin Frith.
    • Beethoven: Works For Piano Four Hands.
    • Delphian.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on 'Greensleeves'

    Orchestra: Sinfonia of London. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • Barbirolli Conducts English String Music.
    • EMI.
    • 8.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    Children are a heritage of the Lord

    Ensemble: The Elysian Singers. Director: Sam Laughton.
    • One Equal Music.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Violin Sonata in B minor, Wq 76 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Performer: James Baillieu.
    • CPE Bach: Complete Original Works For Violin & Keyboard.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Concerto No 2 in D major, K314 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Juliette Bausor. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.
    • Mozart: Flute Concerto no 2.
    • LPO.
  • Madeleine Dring

    Trio for flute, oboe & piano (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Nancy Ruffer. Performer: John Anderson. Performer: Helen Crayford.
    • British Music for Flute, Oboe & Piano.
    • Dutton.
    • 004.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Violin Sonata in C minor, Wq 78 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Performer: James Baillieu.
    • CPE Bach: Complete Original Works For Violin & Keyboard.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Flute Concerto No 2 in D major, K314 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Beethoven: Sympony No 1 & No 5.
    • Channel Classics.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor, Op 21 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor. Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Director: Elim Chan.
    • Chopin: Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2.
    • Decca.

Broadcast

  • Sun 9 Feb 2020 21:00

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