Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 5 January 2014
We'll hear two recordings this afternoon featuring French pianist Jean Yves Thibaudet. Plus the final movement of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No 3 and his recently released recording of Leonard Bernstein’s Age of Anxiety with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra conducted by Marin Alsop.
Our Sunday concert comes from The Centre of Performing Arts at Menlo, Atherton California and features The Calidore String Quartet playing the Tchaikovsky String Quartet No 1 in D and The Mahler Piano Quartet in A minor.
Our live concert today features Mozart's Symphony No. 25 and Violin Concerto No.3 recorded at the Lucerne Easter Festival with Musica Aeterna conducted by Teodor Currentzis. And Aedín's featured artist is Russian soprano Anna Netrebko, we'll hear her in Dvorak’s Russalka and Puccini’s Tosca.