Leeds International Chamber Series [Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert]

Episodes

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Schubert and Friends (1 of 4)20190122

Sam Haywood curates the first of four broadcasts from The Venue at Leeds College of Music which explore the chamber works of Schubert and some of his peers. The series begins with soprano Ailish Tynan joining Sam to perform Schumann's famous song cycle "Liederkreis", alongside Mendelssohn's first piano trio played by violinist Jack Liebeck, cellist Guy Johnston and Sam Haywood at the piano.

Schumann: Liederkreis, Op.39
Ailish Tynan (soprano), Sam Haywood (piano)

Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No.1, Op.49
Jack Liebeck (violin),Guy Johnston (cello), Sam Haywood (piano)

Schubert: Die Forelle, D.550
Ailish Tynan (soprano), Sam Haywood (piano)

Presented by Sarah Walker.

Pianist Sam Haywood curates a series of concerts from The Venue, Leeds College of Music.

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

Schubert and Friends (2 of 4)20190123

Sam Haywood curates a series of concerts from The Venue at Leeds College of Music which explore the chamber works of Schubert and some of his peers. In today's broadcast, Sam is joined by cellist Guy Johnston to perform Schubert's popular Arpeggione Sonata; Sam also plays Chopin's Fantasie-Impromptu in C sharp minor.. Soprano Ailish Tynan weaves her spell once more with three songs by Schubert, and we end with a group of Louis Spohr's songs for clarinet, voice and piano, performed by Ailish, Sam and clarinettist Katherine Spencer.

Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata, D.821
Guy Johnston (cello), Sam Haywood (piano)

Chopin: Fantasie-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op.66
Sam Haywood (piano)

Schubert: Lachen und Weinen, D.777
Schubert: Gretchen am Spinnerade, D.118
Schubert: An die Musik, D.547
Ailish Tynan (soprano), Sam Haywood (piano)

Spohr: 3 Songs from 6 German Songs,Op.103
Ailish Tynan (soprano), Katherine Spencer (clarinet), Sam Haywood (piano)

Pianist Sam Haywood curates a series of concerts from The Venue at Leeds College of Music.

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

Schubert and Friends (3 of 4)20190124

Sam Haywood his curates the third of four broadcasts from The Venue at Leeds College of Music which explore the chamber works of Schubert and some of his peers. The series continues with an exploration of the Impromptu. Sam performs a piece from little heard Czech composer Jan Vaclav Vorisek's Op. 7 Impromptus, believed to be the first time the title 'Impromptu' was used to describe a musical work. This is followed by two further Impromptus from Schubert's D. 899 set.

Soprano Ailish Tynan returns to perform three more Schubert songs with Sam, before clarinettist Katherine Spencer has her own chance to shine with Sam in Schumann's Fantasiestucke Op.73. The programme concludes with violinist Jack Liebeck and cellist Guy Johnston joining Sam at the piano for the final time this week in Schubert's single movement Notturno.

Vorisek: Impromptu, Op.7
Sam Haywood (piano)

Schubert: Impromptus, D.899 Nos. 3&4
Sam Haywood (piano)

Schubert: Nacht und Traume, D.827
Schubert: Die junge Nonne, D 828
Schubert: Ave Maria (Ellens Gesang III), D.839
Ailish Tynan (soprano), Sam Haywood (piano)

Schumann: Fantasiestucke, Op.73
Katherine Spencer (clarinet), Sam Haywood (piano)

Schubert: Notturno D.897
Jack Liebeck (violin), Guy Johnston (cello), Sam Haywood (piano)

Presented by Sarah Walker.

Pianist Sam Haywood curates a series of concerts from The Venue, Leeds College of Music.

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series

Schubert and Friends (4 of 4)20190125

Pianist Sam Haywood curates the final broadcast in this series from The Venue at Leeds College of Music. Today's concert explores the music of Schubert's final month, including the monumental B flat major Sonata D.960 - the last work Schubert wrote for solo piano. The series concludes with Schubert's 'The Shepherd on the Rock', for which Sam is joined by soprano Ailish Tynan and clarinettist Katherine Spencer.

Schubert: Sonata in B flat major, D.960
Sam Haywood (piano)

Schubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D.965
Ailish Tynan (soprano), Katherine Spencer (clarinet), Sam Haywood (piano)

Presented by Sarah Walker.

Pianist Sam Haywood curates a series of concerts from The Venue at Leeds College of Music.

Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series