Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 26 May 2013
In today’s concert of chamber music from the Music at Menlo Festival from Atherton, California. We’ll hear Dimitri Shostakovich’s Piano Trio No 1 played by Michael Brown, (piano), Nicolas Dautricourt, (violin) and David Finckel (cello) and Erno Dohnányi’s Piano Quintet No.2 in E flat performed by Michael Brown, (piano), Nicolas Dautricourt, Ani Kavafian, (violins), Paul Neubauer and Clive Greensmith (violas). The featured artist is the flautist Edward Beckett.
The Lucerne Symphony Orchestra conducted by James Gaffigan perform Dvorak's symphonic poem, The Wild Dove and Mozart's Symphony no 38. from the Concert Hall KKL Lucerne. Some great piano playing promised too as Aedín's featured artist is pianist Howard Shelley, we’ll hear his recordings of Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov and Godard.
The RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra directed by Benjamin Ziervogel from the violin perform Benjamin Britten's Simple Symphony. Acclaimed French soprano Patricia Petibon (photo Felix Broede) sings arias by Gounod, Handel and Satie.