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Miah Persson, Fontanella, SmorgasChord

Katie Derham talks to the soprano Miah Persson and is joined by recorder consort Fontanella.

Katie Derham talks to the soprano Miah Persson about her forthcoming role as the Marschallin, in Richard Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier, at this summer's Garsington Opera. Members of recorder consort Fontanella also join Katie ahead of their appearance this weekend at Hertfordshire Music Festival, and there's news of a new festival, SmorgasChord, based in Oxford this weekend. Katie meets its artistic directors, cellist Eliza Millett and pianist and composer Sebastian Black.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Georges Bizet

    L'Arlésienne Suite No 1 (Carillon)

    Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • The Best of Bizet.
    • Philips.
    • 4.
  • Thomas Campion

    The Nightingale's Response from The Lord's Masque (1613)

    Performer: Fontanella Recorder Consort. Music Arranger: Annabel Knight.
  • Sebastian Black

    Grand Pas de Cinq

  • Clara Schumann

    Piano Trio in G minor, Op 17 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Dartington Piano Trio.
    • Hyperion.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Nessun dorma (Turandot)

    Singer: José Carreras. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Jose Carreras sings opera arias.
    • Philips.
    • 5.
  • Trad.

    There were Three Ravens

    Ensemble: Fontanella Recorder Consort.
  • Henry Purcell

    The Macedon Youth

    Ensemble: Fontanella Recorder Consort.
  • Anon

    Green Sleeves to a Ground from The Division Flute

    Music Arranger: Annabel Knight. Ensemble: Fontanella Recorder Consort.
    • Barn Cottage Records.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Piano Sonata No 3 in B minor, Op 58 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Chopin: Late Masterpieces, Stephen Hough.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Symphony no.19 G.521 (Op.43`6) in D major [Overture]

    Director: Jeanne Lamon. Orchestra: Tafelmusik.
    • Boccherini: Cello Concertos: Bylsma, Tafelmusik, Lamon.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Trad.

    Watkins Ale

    Music Arranger: T. J. Bailey. Ensemble: York Waits.
    • Saydisc Records.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Violin sonata No 1 in F major, Op 8 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Elena Urioste. Performer: Tom Poster.
    • To the Spring.
    • Orchid Classics.
    • 3.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    La Pantomime (Pièces de clavecin en concert)

    Performer: Olivier Fortin. Director: Olivier Fortin. Ensemble: Ensemble Masques.
    • Rameau - Pieces de Clavecin en Concerts.
    • Atma Classique.
    • 1.
  • Richard Strauss

    Der Rosenkavalier (Introduction)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • EMI.
  • Franz Schubert

    Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D774

    Singer: Miah Persson. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Come scoglio (Così fan tutte)

    Singer: Miah Persson. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in G Major, Op. 77 - 1 - III. Menuetto (Presto)

    Ensemble: Consone Quartet.
    • Ambronay.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Dornröschen Tone-Pictures (Festival Sounds)

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Anton Rickenbacher.
    • Humperdinck: Fairy-Tale Music: Karl Anton Rickenbacher.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Burt Bacharach

    Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head

    Composer: Hal David. Performer: B.J. Thomas.
    • RHINO.


  • Mon 31 May 2021 17:00

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