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Lada Valesova and Lucy Anderson, Laurie Stras and Joanna Marsh

Katie Derham with conductor Lada Valesova and soprano Lucy Anderson, and composer Joanna Marsh, with Laurie Stras, director of early music ensemble Musica Secreta.

Katie Derham welcomes pianist and conductor Lada Valesova to the studio with soprano Lucy Anderson, to talk and perform live. Lada and Lucy both appear in Opera Holland Park's current production of Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin. Lucy plays the role of Tatyana with the company's Young Artist cast. Katie also meets Laurie Stras, co-director of the ensemble Musica Secreta, which specialises in music by women composers. The composer Joanna Marsh, who has written a piece for the ensemble's new album, also joins Katie, ahead of the album's launch and UK tour.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Georges Bizet

    L'Arlésienne Suite No 1 (Carillon)

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Bizet: Carmen Suite, Symphony No. 1: Jesus Lopez-Cobos.
    • Telarc.
    • 10.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    October (Autumn Song) from The Seasons

    Performer: Lada Valešová.
  • Francisco Correa de Arauxo

    Batalla de Morales

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • ALIA VOX.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Eugene Onegin: Waltz

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.
    • Philips.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    So Soon Forgotten

    Performer: Lucy Anderson soprano. Performer: Lada Valesova piano.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The Octave

    Performer: Lucy Anderson. Performer: Laa Valesova.
  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony No 2 in C major, Op 61 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Thielemann.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Violin Sonata No 1 in A major, Op 13 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: Emanuel Ax.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Rhapsody in D major S.359 no.3

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98 - III. Allegro giocoso - Poco meno presto

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Naxos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Concerto No 1 in B flat major, K 207 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Christian Tetzlaff. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • Mozart: Violin concertos nos. 1, 3 & 5: Tetzlaff/Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie.
    • Virgin.
    • 1.
  • Henri Tomasi

    Trumpet Concerto (Ed. F. Villard): III. Finale

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Music Arranger: Franck Villard. Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Fabien Gabel.
    • Tomasi, Jolivet & Others: French Trumpet Concertos.
    • BIS.
    • 103.
  • George Butterworth

    The Banks of Green Willow

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Mark Elder.
    • Butterworth/Delius: English Rhapsody: Halle, Elder.
    • Halle.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto à 5 in F major, Op 9 No 10 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Decca.
  • Anon

    Laudans laudare studeat

    Ensemble: Musica Secreta. Director: Laurie Stras.
    • LCKY001Tr.
  • Joanna Marsh

    The Veiled Sisters

    Ensemble: Musica Secreta. Director: Laurie Stras.
    • LCKY001Tr.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 3 in E flat major, Op 55, 'Eroica' (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • The Beethoven Symphonies: Live from the Edinburgh Festival.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.


  • Wed 8 Jun 2022 17:00

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