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Peter Donohoe, Joanna Marsh

Sean Rafferty is joined by pianist Peter Donohoe and composer Joanna Marsh.

Pianist Peter Donohoe is Sean Rafferty’s guest, ahead of a performance of Michael Tippett’s Piano Concerto with the London Symphony Orchestra and Sir Simon Rattle. Composer Joanna Marsh also joins Sean to talk about a new release of her works featuring the London Mozart Players and the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Henry Litolff

    Concerto Symphonique no.4 in D minor, Op.102 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Peter Donohoe. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Hyperion.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 29 in A major, K 201

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
  • Joanna Marsh


    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Signum.
  • Joanna Marsh

    Sheikh Zayed's Parade

    Performer: Tim Horton. Ensemble: Onyx Brass.
    • Signum.
  • Joanna Marsh

    Arabesques; Fading

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Owain Park.
    • Signum.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68: III. Un poco allegretto e grazioso (Live)

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt.
    • Brahms: Symphony No. 1 & Tragic Overture.
    • 103.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G major for 2 mandolins, RV 532

    Performer: Giovanni Scaramuzzino. Performer: Sonia Maurer. Orchestra: Europa Galante. Director: Fabio Biondi.
    • Vivaldi: Concert Per Mandolini: Europa Galante, Gabio Biondi.
    • Virgin Veritas.
  • Cole Porter

    (You'd be so) Easy to Love

    Performer: Jason Rebello.
  • John Dowland

    Flow, my tears

    Performer: Thomas Dunford. Singer: Iestyn Davies.
    • Hyperion.
  • Richard Wagner

    The Ride of the Valkyries (Die Walküre)

    Conductor: Donald Runnicles. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden.
    • Wagner: Der Ring - Orchestral Highlights: Runnicles.
    • Teldec.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    O mio babbino caro (Gianni Schicchi)

    Singer: Anna Netrebko. Orchestra: Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Anna Netrebko: sempre libera: Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 16.
  • Jimi Hendrix

    Little Wing

    Music Arranger: Nigel Kennedy. Music Arranger: Jarek Śmietana. Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Ensemble: Jarek Śmietana Band.
    • JSR Records.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf, BWV 226

    Conductor: Raphaël Pichon. Ensemble: Ensemble Pygmalion.
    • Johann Sebastian Bach: Motets.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 104.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 4 in A major, Op 90, 'Italian' (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream (excerpts) etc: Berliner Philharmoniker/Abb.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 14.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in B flat major, Op 23 No 2

    Performer: Peter Donohoe.
    • Rachmaninov: The 24 Preludes.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Aveu Passionné, Op. Posth.

    Performer: Peter Donohoe.
    • Tchaikovsky: Solo Piano Works.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 201.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Piano Concerto No 2 in F Major, Op 102 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Peter Donohoe. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Swan. Conductor: David Curtis.
    • Shostakovich: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 and Piano Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 12.
  • Ernest Bloch

    From Jewish Life (1925): I. Prayer

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Performer: John York.
    • Ernest Bloch: Music for Cello and Piano.
    • Nimbus.
    • 8-10.


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