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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: David Blackadder, OAE's Principal Trumpet

6/17/2022
David Blackadder, OAE’s principal trumpet, shares memories ranging from playing in a brass band as a boy via Brandenburg 2 on the natural trumpet to featuring as soloist at a Royal Wedding, with colourful incidents and thoughts along the way. --- 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:00:46:03

Tea with Netty: OAE's principal keyboard Steven Devine

5/13/2022
Steven Devine is a core member of OAE as our exceptionally versatile keyboard player, who also directs our monthly Bach, the Universe and Everything series on Sundays, as well as appearing in many of our OAE Player videos. In this episode we hear about his extraordinary pathway into the world of period instruments, as well as his thoughts on how they reflect musical history so explicitly. --- Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment’s podcast hosted by viola player...

Duration:00:56:59

Tea with Netty: Tenor Nick Pritchard

4/8/2022
Nick Pritchard was selected for OAE’s very first intake of our singers scheme, Rising Stars, in 2017 and has since gone on to prove his credentials and versatility with enormous panache. At this time of year one is most likely to hear him singing the Evangelist in the Bach Passions, but he is equally at home in other genres, such as oratorio, opera, lieder, contemporary music and Gilbert and Sullivan. His other passions are cake, his family (including baby daughter) and his cocker...

Duration:00:39:36

Tea with Netty: Violinist and conductor Monica Huggett

3/17/2022
Monica Huggett gravitated to the baroque violin in the early 70’s, also appearing with classical and contemporary music groups, and even in sessions with the Rolling Stones! She became well-known as a soloist, leader and director, notably with the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and Trio Sonnerie, and appeared as soloist and director with OAE, as well as recording the Mozart violin concertos with us. More recently she ran the early Music department at Juilliard in NY, alongside directing both...

Duration:00:45:04

Tea with Netty: Peter Whelan

2/11/2022
Netty has a cuppa with Peter Whelan. Peter is a man of many parts. He used to be principal bassoon for the OAE and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and he now has his own ensemble; Ensemble Marsyas. He has directed for English Touring Opera and Irish National opera and teaches at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. ___ 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...

Duration:00:33:36

Tea with Netty: Bass Matthew Rose

1/14/2022
Matthew Rose is an extremely versatile bass opera-singer, with an enormous repertoire from Monteverdi to Wagner, and beyond. He appears all over the world, but when in the UK can be found either on a golf-course, or in the audience of concert halls. In this episode of Tea with Netty, he divulges his musical philosophy to Netty as well as providing insight into the world of opera from the stage. ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's podcast hosted by viola...

Duration:00:43:28

Tea with Netty: Conductor Laurence Cummings

12/16/2021
This week, Netty is joined by Laurence Cummings; a much loved keyboard player/ director who has a long history with the OAE, including many Glyndebourne seasons. As Christmas is approaching, and therefore the season for ‘The Messiah’, Laurence shares his thoughts about his own approach to performing this. He is extremely lively and entertaining, and even shares with us his dramatic experience of having been flooded earlier this year. ___ Tea with Netty is the Orchestra of the Age of...

Duration:00:39:37

Tea with Netty: OAE Rising Stars Bethany Horak-Hallett and Zoe Brookshaw

11/19/2021
Netty talks to two singers on our Rising Stars of the Enlightenment scheme: Bethany Horak-Hallett and Zoe Brookshaw. The two singers will be appearing in our Demons in the Bath: Aci, Galatea e Polifemo concert at Southbank on 23 January 2022. Tea with Netty is our 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...

Duration:00:54:33

Tea with Netty: Presenter of BBC Radio 3's Composer of the Week Donald Macleod

10/21/2021
This week’s guest on Tea with Netty is Donald Macleod – much loved presenter of Composer of the Week on BBC Radio 3. Tea with Netty is our 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. Available as Apple podcast, Google Podcast, Spotify, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, TuneIn+Alexa

Duration:01:05:24

Tea with Netty: OAE Librarian Colin Kitching

9/13/2021
Netty sits down with Colin Kitching. Colin originally joined the OAE as a player in the viola section and has gone on to be our Librarian. As his retirement approaches, Netty takes a look back at Colin’s long and respected life in the profession. ___ Tea with Netty is our 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...

Duration:00:59:16

Tea with Netty: conductor Riccardo Minasi

7/20/2021
As the OAE perform Così fan tutte at Glyndebourne, Netty speaks to Riccardo Minasi, who is conducting the Orchestra. The pair have a laugh in sharing their entertaining moments from the show. 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...

Duration:01:08:41

Tea with Netty: OAE violins Henry Tong, Dominika Feher and Nia Lewis

6/30/2021
Netty is joined by three violins from the OAE violin section; Henry Tong, Dominika Feher and Nia Lewis. The foursome compare and contrast their chosen trajectories towards OAE and learn a lot about each other in the process. 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:00:54:53

Tea with Netty: OAE Founding member and Principal Flute Lisa Beznosiuk

6/1/2021
Netty spills with tea with OAE founding member and Principal Flute Lisa Beznosiuk. Lisa shares stories about how she accidentally found classical music before becoming obsessed with it. __ 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...

Duration:00:58:23

Tea with Netty: conductor Vladimir Jurowski

5/7/2021
Netty shares a brew with renowned conductor and OAE Principal Artist, Vladimir Jurowski. Vladimir reflects on growing up in Russia with a music family and discusses how music and politics go hand in hand. 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...

Duration:01:11:09

Tea with Netty: Tenor Mark Padmore

4/8/2021
In this episode of Tea with Netty, Mark Padmore joins our host to discuss our co-production with Marquee TV of Bach’s St John Passion. Mark first did the St John Passion with us in 2005 and has revisited it over the years. Netty and Mark discuss their deeper understanding of the music and where they hope to go with it in the future. 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...

Duration:01:00:18

Tea with Netty: OAE Founding Member Alison Bury

3/12/2021
In our latest episode, Netty is joined by OAE founding member, Alison Bury, and share some giggles over a cuppa. The pair reminisce about starting their baroque careers together at college and share stories of their friendship through music. 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...

Duration:01:01:19

Tea with Netty: Pianist Sir András Schiff

2/23/2021
In this episode, Netty shares a cuppa with Sir András Schiff and delves into his musical development in Hungary, the significance of the fortepiano in setting tempo and the importance of Bach. 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...

Duration:00:46:16

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