Wednesday, 23 June 2010
Monday, 14 June 2010
On Sunday 13th June there was a live broadcast from St Phil's on Radio 3. This is a photo of them in action. I've posted some more photos on picasa here: http://picasaweb.google.com/the.andy.salmon/BBCRadio3LiveBroadcastFromStPhilS?feat=directlink
during this week you can listen to it on iplayer here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00sq48s/The_BBCs_Big_Concert_Live_from_Salford/.
I'm not big on classical music but some of this was wonderful.
Bach: Cantata no. 159 (BWV.159) "Sehet, wir geh'n hinauf gen Jerusalem"
Haydn: Symphony no. 26 (H.1.26) in D minor "Lamentatione"
Bach: Cantata no. 21 (BWV.21) "Ich hatte viel Bekummernis"
Julia Doyle, soprano
Tove Dahlberg, mezzo soprano
Nicholas Mulroy, tenor
Halvor Festervoll Melein, bass
Manchester Chamber Choir;
Nicholas Kraemer, conductor
Friday, 11 June 2010
The BBC Philharmonic are doing a live broadcast on Radio 3 on Sunday morning from St Philip's Church.
Info here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00sq48s
It was sounding really good in rehearsal today. There is going to be a small audience and I may be able to get hold of an extra couple of tickets if any one wants one. And that is a seriously big guitar... or is it a guitar?