Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 19 May 2013
Sun 26th May
A live performance from Norway with Valery Gergiev conducting the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Sibelius’ Symphony No. 1 in E minor, op. 39 and Chopin’s Polonaise in A flat with soloist Krzysztof Jablonski, piano. And piano is also the instrument of our featured musician, renowned American jazz pianist Fred Hersch. Aedín includes his take on Gershwin's I got rhythm and one of his own compositions.
Sunday 20th August
Aedín’s featured artist this afternoon is the brilliant Canadian pianist Angela Hewitt..we’ll hear her recordings of Bach, Handel and Beethoven. Our Sunday concert features two works by Sergei Prokofiev, The Symphony No 1 in D and the Violin concerto No 1 in D minor with soloist Vadim Glusman and the Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana under Markus Poschner