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Rachel Portman, Robert Quinney, Lise de la Salle

Katie Derham is joined by composer Rachel Portman, organist Robert Quinney, and pianist Lise de la Salle, who performs live in the studio.

Joining Katie Derham in the studio today - 'Emma', 'Chocolat' and 'Never Let Me Go': composer Rachel Portman performs her iconic film scores from a new album - 'Beyond the Screen - Film Works on Piano'. Organist Robert Quinney, director of the Choir of New College, Oxford, previews his concert at the Royal Festival Hall, and French pianist Lise de la Salle plays live in the studio ahead of her concert with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream Op.61 (Scherzo)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Rachel Portman

    The Duchess: Piano Suite

    Performer: Rachel Portman.
    • Sony.
  • Rachel Portman

    The Cider House Rules: Piano Suite

    Performer: Rachel Portman.
    • Sony.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G minor, RV 156

    Performer: Midori Seiler. Orchestra: Berlin Academy for Early Music.
    • Vivaldi: Double Concertos: Academie fur Alte Musik Berlin.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorale Prelude: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BVW661

    Performer: Robert Quinney.
    • CORO.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Organ Sonata No 5 in C major, BWV 529 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Robert Quinney.
    • J.S. Bach - Trio Sonatas for Organ.
    • Coro.
    • 13.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky


    Ensemble: Les Vents Français.
    • French Music for Winds.
    • WARNER.
    • 7.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor Op 95 'From the New World' - iii) Scherzo

    Performer: Jakub Hrůša. Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra.
    • TUDOR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Where'er you walk (Semele, HWV.58)

    Music Arranger: Andreas N. Tarkmann. Performer: Albrecht Mayer. Orchestra: Sinfonia Varsovia.
    • New Seasons.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 13.
  • Reinhard Keiser

    Croesus (Overture)

    Orchestra: Berlin Academy for Early Music. Conductor: René Jacobs.
    • Reinhard Keiser: Croesus: René Jacobs.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Nitin Sawhney

    River Pulse

    Performer: Anoushka Shankar. Performer: Nitin Sawhney. Performer: Ian Burdge. Performer: Pirashanna Thevarajah.
    • Traces of you.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Etude en form de valse

    Performer: Lise de la Salle.
  • Alberto Ginastera

    Danza de la moza donosa (Danza argentinas, Op.2 No.2)

    Performer: Lise de la Salle.
  • Dawn Walters

    Come Away Death

    Performer: Frances Webb. Singer: Dawn Walters.
    • BBC Introducing Classical.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano: III. Rondo

    Performer: Nicholas Daniel. Performer: Rachel Gough. Performer: Julius Drake.
    • CALA.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto in G major (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Pierre‐Laurent Aimard. Orchestra: The Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Ravel The Piano Concertos - Pierre-Laurent Aimard - The Cleveland Orchestra - Pi.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 3.
  • John Playford

    Wallom Green (English Dancing Master)

    Music Arranger: Bjarte Eike. Performer: Bjarte Eike. Ensemble: Barokksolistene.
    • Rubicon RCD1017.
    • Rubicon.
    • 1.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Circus Polka

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Chandos.


  • Thu 23 Feb 2023 17:00

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