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Sopranos, Strings, and the 8-Bar Blues

Katie Derham presents highlights from In Tune, with performances from Jacqui Dankworth; the Echea String Quartet; Francesca Chiejina; the Glasgow Uni Chapel Choir & more.

Katie Derham presents highlights from In Tune, with performances jazz & blues artists Jacqui Dankworth + Charlie Wood; Echea, the Fellowship String Quartet at the Royal Academy of Music; rising star soprano Francesca Chiejina discusses Porgy & Bess; and Sean Rafferty goes to Glasgow for performances by students from the Royal Scottish Conservatoire and Glasgow University Chapel Choir in a special broadcast from the university’s Debating Chamber.

Playlist:

Cole Porter
Every Time We Say Goodbye
Performer: Jacqui Dankworth. Performer: Charlie Wood.

Traditional New Orleans
Junko Partner
Performer: Charlie Wood

Lonnie Chatmon/Walter Vinson
Sitting On Top of the World
Performer: Jacqui Dankworth. Performer: Charlie Wood.

Joseph Haydn
String Quartet in D major, Op 20 No 4 (4th mvt)
Ensemble: Echéa Quartet.

George Gershwin
Summertime
Performer: Francesca Chiejina. Performer: Jeremy Cooke.

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
African Love Song
Performer: Francesca Coleridge-Taylor. Performer: Jeremy Cooke.

Benjamin Cooke
Hark, hark the lark!
Glasgow University Chapel Choir / Katy Cooper (cond.)

Traditional
Maids of Mitchelstown
Folk Trio from Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Robert Burns
Scots Wha Hae
Performer: Ríoghnach Connolly. Ensemble: Band of Burns

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23 minutes

Music Played

  • Cole Porter

    Every Time We Say Goodbye

    Performer: Charlie Wood. Performer: Jacqui Dankworth.
  • Charlie Wood

    Junko Partner

    Traditional New Orleans

  • Lonnie Chatmon

    Sitting On Top of the World

    Composer: Walter Vinson. Performer: Jacqui Dankworth. Performer: Charlie Wood.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D major, Op 20 No 4 (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Echéa Quartet. Performer: Aliayta Foon-Dracoes. Performer: Clara Loeb. Performer: Emily Earl. Performer: Eliza Millett.
  • George Gershwin

    Summertime

    Performer: Francesca Chiejina. Performer: Jeremy Cooke.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    African Love Song

    Performer: Francesca Chiejina. Performer: Jeremy Cooke.
  • Benjamin Cooke

    Hark, hark the lark!

    Choir: Glasgow University Chapel Choir. Conductor: Katy Cooper.
  • Jocelyn Pettit, Rav Sira & Ellen Gira

    Maids of Mitchelstown

    Traditional

  • Ríoghnach Connolly

    Scots Wha Hae

    Lyricist: Robert Burns. Ensemble: Band of Burns.

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