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What's brewing backstage with the Orchestra. Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's new podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests as she 'spills the tea' on the side of classical music you don't normally hear.

What's brewing backstage with the Orchestra. Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's new podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests as she 'spills the tea' on the side of classical music you don't normally hear.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

What's brewing backstage with the Orchestra. Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's new podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests as she 'spills the tea' on the side of classical music you don't normally hear.

Twitter:

@theoae

Language:

English


Episodes

Tea with Netty: Director of the BBC Proms David Pickard

1/12/2021
This month Netty shares a brew with the Director of the BBC Proms, David Pickard. The pair trace his career from his Hollywood aspirations as a child, through his time at the Royal Opera House, Glyndebourne and Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Along the way, David spills the T on his secret to playing piano duets and jokes about which piece of music can 'fix' a programme. ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola player Annette...

Duration:00:48:56

Tea with Netty: Baritone Roderick Williams

12/15/2020
"Sing like you're being tortured." Roderick Williams shares his experience working with Peter Sellars on the St John Passion; the taste of Southbank's Royal Festival Hall floor and weeping with forgiveness for a savage choir. Later in the conversation, Netty and Roderick reminisce on their recent performance of Bach's Ich Habe Genug without an audience. Roderick talks about the bourée that he composed in tribute to Bach and confesses to his survivalist tendencies in the kitchen. ___ Tea...

Duration:01:04:45

Tea with Netty: Sir Nicholas Kenyon

10/14/2020
Have we given away too much? In this episode, Netty sits down with Sir Nicholas Kenyon, former music critic, responsible for the Proms from 1996 - 2007 and now Managing Director of the Barbican Centre to discuss the tough questions facing our industry. ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests...

Duration:01:00:00

Tea with Netty: OAE founding member Catherine Mackintosh

9/20/2020
In this episode, Netty sits down with one of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's founding members, Cat Mackintosh to talk about how the OAE was formed back in the 1980s, and what else was happening in the early music scene back then. The pair also share a giggle about what is the most democratic music and what happens when a conductor suggests something that musicians don't like! ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola player...

Duration:00:25:13

Tea with Netty: Orchestra CEO Crispin Woodhead

8/20/2020
In this episode, Netty sits down with Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment CEO Crispin Woodhead to discuss his theory on why you might be forgiven for falling asleep during a concert and how Mozart in the Jungle is more truth than fiction. ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests as she...

Duration:00:38:22

QuaranTEAne with Netty: Alina Ibragimova

5/29/2020
In this special quarantine episode, Netty chats with violinist Alina Ibragomiva about how she's getting on in lockdown, her childhood in Russia and goat yoga. ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests as she 'spills the tea' on the side of classical music you don't normally hear.

Duration:00:31:29

Tea with Netty: Conductor Sir Roger Norrington

3/16/2020
For this episode, Netty popped down to Devon to chat with OAE Emeritus Conductor and period instrument legend Sir Roger Norrington at his home. Sir Roger, who has been with us from the very beginning, is famous for conducting from a swivelling office chair, encouraging applause between movements and his disdain for vibrato, not to mention his energising performances and fresh perspectives on Beethoven, Mozart and Haydn. ____ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's...

Duration:01:04:26

Conductor and composer Iván Fischer

2/10/2020
Netty shares a breakfast brew with conductor and composer Iván Fischer. Hear them debate the function of a symphony orchestra; empathy for first-time listeners and why he’ll never enter the doors of an opera house again. ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests as she 'spills the tea' on the...

Duration:00:53:23

Organist, conductor and Bach specialist John Butt

1/6/2020
John Butt is an organist, conductor and leading expert on the music of JS Bach. He is both Gardiner Professor of Music at the University of Glasgow and musical director of Edinburgh’s period instrument orchestra, Dunedin Consort and when he's not doing all of that, he is also one of our Principal artists. Netty draws out some hilarious anecdotes and reveals the man behind the towering intellect. Get a brew, sit back and enjoy. ____ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of...

Duration:00:33:32

Countertenor Iestyn Davies

10/23/2019
What's brewing backstage with the Orchestra? In September 2019, Netty met up with countertenor Iestyn Davies during our run of Handel's Agrippina at the Royal Opera House, where he sang the role of Ottone. They discuss Iestyn's archaeology degree, how you don't choose to become a countertenor, and the important role of Cathedrals in British musical life. Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or...

Duration:00:49:49

Conductor Maxim Emeleyanychev

9/23/2019
"He's so fizzy. He's like a champagne bottle that's been all shook up". In this episode, viola player Annette Isserlis talks to conductor Maxim Emelyanychev about his meteoric career, his approach to performing historically informed music for 21st Century ears and his favourite things to eat, amongst other topics.

Duration:00:37:52

Introducing Tea with Netty: Behind the Scenes at Glyndebourne

8/28/2019
What's brewing backstage with the Orchestra. Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's new podcast hosted by viola player Annette Isserlis (Netty). Over a cuppa (or something a little stronger...), Netty chats with a variety of conductors, players and other guests as she 'spills the tea' on the side of classical music you don't normally hear. Netty kicks off our new podcast with OAE players Martin Kelly and Julia Kuhn before they rehearse at the summer opera festival,...

Duration:00:30:59