Sound Lounge

Tuesday 27 January 2015, with Kate Mead & Ryan Smith

7:00

JACKSON: The Voice of the Bard
Olivian Robinson (sop), Lynette Alcantara (mezzo), Christopher Bowen (ten), Stephen Charlesworth (bar), BBC Singers / David Hill
Signum SIGCD 381

BERIO: Folksongs
Dagmar Pecková (mezzo), Prague Phil/Jiri Belohlavek
Supraphon SU 4171-2

7:30 You Call This Art?

Six programmes

(4) Three leading artists: the poet Ian Wedde, actor Stuart Devenie, singer-songwriter Sean James Donnelly (SJD), discuss why they create their work with Paul Bushnell, performing for the audience along the way. The columnist and journalist Steve Braunias joins in the conversation (RNZ)

8:25

DONNELLY:  Elastic Wasteland
SJD
Roundtrip Mars 818505

9:10

PANUFNIK: String Quartet No 2, ‘Messages’
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos CHAN 10839

PANUFNIK: String Quartet No 3, ‘Wycinanki’
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos CHAN 10839

9:45 Bach-a-hola

Bach, reinvented 330 years on, by Paul Giger and Marie-Louise Dahler, Uri Caine, Gabriela Montero and others ...

11:00 New Music Dreams

WALLFISCH: Summer in February
Yu Ja Wang (pno), Jack Liebeck (vln), Raphael Wallfisch (cello), CO of London
DG 479 1029