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Ian Venables, James Pearson, Pieter Schoeman

Katie Derham presents a lively mix of music and arts news with composer Ian Venables on his new release, James Pearson provides a Home Session from the piano at Ronnie Scott's, plus Pieter Schoeman talks about the London Philharmonic Orchestra's ‘Summer Sessions’ online concerts.

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Music Played

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Moscow Cheryomushki - suite, ed. Cornall: A Spin through Moscow

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • DECCA.
  • Ian Venables

    The Song of the Severn, Op.43 (Laugh and be Merry)

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Graham J Lloyd. Ensemble: Carducci String Quartet.
    • The Song of the Seven.
    • Signum.
    • 4.
  • Max Bruch

    Loreley, Op. 16: Overture

    Conductor: Robert Trevino. Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra.
    • Bruch: Symphonies Nos. 1-3 & Overtures.
    • CPO.
    • 401.
  • Maurizio Cazzati


    Music Arranger: Christina Pluhar. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • All'Improviso.
    • ALPHA.
    • 3.
  • Ian Venables

    O Sing Aloud To God

    Performer: Jonathan Hope. Choir: Gloucester Cathedral Choir. Director: Adrian Partington.
    • Requiem.
    • SOMM Recordings.
    • 12.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Jeux d'eau

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
  • Gustav Holst

    Uranus, the Magician (The Planets, Op 32)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.
    • London Philharmonic Orchestra - Holst The Planets - Vladimir Jurowski Conductor.
    • LPO.
    • 6.
  • Lennon-McCartney

    Lady Madonna

    Ensemble: James Pearson Trio.
    • Swing The Club.
    • Diving Duck Records.
    • 03.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Dance of the Furies (Orphée et Eurydice)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Archiv.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade in E minor, Op 20 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Elgar: Symphony No.1 etc: LPO/Boult.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 5.
  • George Gershwin

    Oh, Lady be Good

    Lyricist: Ira Gershwin. Conductor: John Wilson. Ensemble: John Wilson Orchestra.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Johnny Mandel


    Performer: James Pearson.
  • Johnny Mandel

    A time for love

    Performer: James Pearson.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.6 in B flat major, BWV.1051 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Kati Debretzeni. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach: Brandenburg Concertos, English Baroque Soloists.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 9.
  • Claude Debussy

    Dialogue of the Wind and the Sea (La mer)

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Prelude and fugue in A minor Op.24 for string trio

    Ensemble: Moricosta String Trio.


  • Tue 14 Jul 2020 17:00

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