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Thoroughly Good Classical Music Podcast

By Thoroughly Good Podcast

Jon Jacob talks to artists, writers, and audience members about classical music and the concert-going experience.

  1. 1.
    101: Royal Philharmonic Society's James Murphy introduces some of the RPS 2020 Shortlist10/14/2020
    42:23
  2. 2.
    100: Tenor Nicky Spence talks about Blackheath Community Opera's Rake's Progress 202010/03/2020
    32:36
  3. 3.
    99: Documentary filmmaker John Bridcut09/20/2020
    41:39
  4. 4.
    98: Pianist Melvyn Tan, cellist Guy Johnston, and tour guide Dermot Burke on Mendelssohn Cello Sonata and Hatfield House09/12/2020
    31:29
  5. 5.
    97: Steve Magee and his arrangement of Eric Coates 'Calling All Workers'08/27/2020
    21:30
  6. 6.
    96: Test events at St John's Smith Square08/04/2020
    29:45
  7. 7.
    95: Members of the LPO play together for the first time after lockdown 07/11/2020
    15:38
  8. 8.
    94: Cellist Adrian Bradbury introduces his Meridian release of music by Piatti06/26/2020
    41:36
  1. 9.
    93: Charlotte Higgins on Brahms, live performance, and journalism06/13/2020
    49:31
  2. 10.
    92: Baritone Roderick Williams discusses Eurovirus and Sir Arthur Somervell05/30/2020
    45:24
  3. 11.
    91: Mairead Sheerin and Clare Cornwell introduce the new Blackheath Conservatoire Online programme05/23/2020
    21:44
  4. 12.
    90: Conductor Timothy Henty and 'Grounded Conductor' Presenter05/22/2020
    42:33
  5. 13.
    89: Public Service Announcement 05/22/2020
    1:15
  6. 14.
    88: Conductor Timothy Henty and 'Grounded Conductor' Presenter05/20/2020
    42:33
  7. 15.
    87: Jazz pianist and composer Ron Davis on Glenn Gould, Bach, and Brahms05/19/2020
    54:51
  8. 16.
    86: Cellist Ruth Philips introduces The Exhale04/18/2020
    52:24
  9. 17.
    85: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra principal horn Peter Solomon04/11/2020
    58:54
  10. 18.
    84: London Mozart Players violinist Ruth Rogers on how practise supports her in lockdown04/05/2020
    36:59
  11. 19.
    83: Composer Paul Leonard-Morgan discusses his work on Amazon Prime's 'Tales of the Loop' and BBC One's 'The Nest'04/01/2020
    26:05
  12. 20.
    82: Writer and 'Punter' Adrian Ainsworth03/27/2020
    54:24
  13. 21.
    81: Marta Gardolińska with freedom, acceptance, peace and consolation03/20/2020
    35:08
  14. 22.
    80: Fran Wilson and Jon Jacob talk Beethoven, Grainger and Light Music03/18/2020
    40:14
  15. 23.
    79: Composer and arranger Jules Buckley03/11/2020
    47:13
  16. 24.
    78: Composer Paul Mealor and Voce Director Mark Singleton03/08/2020
    45:19
  17. 25.
    77: Spitalfields Music Festival 2020 Launch03/02/2020
    32:55
  18. 26.
    76: Soprano Susan Bullock and conductor Kirill Karabits discuss Strauss' Elektra02/21/2020
    40:45
  19. 27.
    75: Miloš Karadaglić talks injuries, mental health and his new album 'Sound of Silence'02/12/2020
    40:03
  20. 28.
    74: Soprano Elizabeth Llewellyn on playing the title role in Verdi's Luisa Miller02/07/2020
    32:00
  21. 29.
    73: German composer Carlos Cipa discusses his latest album 'Retronyms'02/05/2020
    35:17
  22. 30.
    72: Violinist Maxim Vengerov01/23/2020
    43:28
  23. 31.
    71: Violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen and pianist James Baillieu01/18/2020
    22:45
  24. 32.
    70: Pianist, composer and human rights activist Gabriela Montero01/16/2020
    39:57
  25. 33.
    69: Nicola Benedetti and the Benedetti Foundation 01/10/2020
    33:12
  26. 34.
    68: Composer Bernard Hughes introduces Not Now Bernard and Other Stories01/07/2020
    51:27
  27. 35.
    67: Conductor Tom Hammond discusses the music of Sibelius01/04/2020
    51:52
  28. 36.
    66: Discovering Lully's opera 'Isis' with Christophe Rousset12/12/2019
    43:37
  29. 37.
    65: Composer Christopher Gunning discusses TV commercials, Poirot, and his symphonies11/29/2019
    47:56
  30. 38.
    64: Tafelmusik Music Director Elissa Citterio11/18/2019
    35:37
  31. 39.
    63: Violinist Tessa Lark discusses Schubert's Fantasie in C Major and the music of Michael Torke10/30/2019
    53:13
  32. 40.
    62: Composer Roxanna Panufnik10/19/2019
    36:52
  33. 41.
    61: Clarinettist Annelien Van Wauwe on Brahms, Widor and Debussy10/12/2019
    50:13
  34. 42.
    60: Voces 8 International Summer School at Milton Abbey10/05/2019
    54:14
  35. 43.
    59: Festival of New: Sarah Nicolls, Maja Bugge, and Fran Lobo 10/02/2019
    1:00:05
  36. 44.
    58: Cellist Raphael Wallfisch discusses the music of Ernest Bloch09/27/2019
    1:02:21
  37. 45.
    57: London Mozart Players at the newly refurbished Fairfield Halls09/18/2019
    56:41
  38. 46.
    56: Conductor Nicholas Collon discusses Aurora Orchestra and his new role with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra09/12/2019
    37:03
  39. 47.
    55: Soprano and Creative Marci Meth discusses 'The Wild Song'08/28/2019
    53:25
  40. 48.
    54: Conductor Elim Chan at the #BBCProms08/15/2019
    39:15
  41. 49.
    53: BBC Proms 2019 - Stop Banging On08/14/2019
    5:07
  42. 50.
    52: Solomon's Knot discuss musical rhetoric, singing from memory, and performing at the #BBCProms08/09/2019
    45:27
  43. 51.
    51: Jan Latham-Koenig introduces the Britten-Shostakovich Festival Orchestra08/06/2019
    33:03
  44. 52.
    50: Verbier Festival Director Martin Engstroem on leadership, vision, and talent07/30/2019
    53:39
  45. 53.
    49: Violinist Alexander Sitkovetsky at Verbier Festival 201907/28/2019
    38:40
  46. 54.
    48: Pianist Nicolas Hodges discusses Messiaen's Des Canyons aux étoiles07/26/2019
    46:31
  47. 55.
    47: Clarinettist Mark van de Wiel discusses his new Signum release featuring Joseph Phibbs new Clarinet Concerto07/22/2019
    52:13
  48. 56.
    46: Cellist Matthew Barley discusses The Protecting Veil, Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and handling hypermobility.07/16/2019
    51:13
  49. 57.
    45: BBC Proms Commissioning Editor Jan Younghusband07/04/2019
    55:14
  50. 58.
    44: Tenor Toby Spence discusses Beethoven and the rise of amateurism in music performance 06/18/2019
    47:42
  51. 59.
    43: Composer Alexey Shor06/16/2019
    44:07
  52. 60.
    42: Andrew Nethsingha discusses Choir of St Johns College of Cambridge release on Signum06/09/2019
    1:01:48
  53. 61.
    41: Composer Jonathan Dove at Salisbury International Arts Festival06/05/2019
    56:25
  54. 62.
    40: Cellist and composer Joy Lisney05/20/2019
    48:26
  55. 63.
    39: Violinist Itamar Zorman discusses the music of Jewish composer Paul Ben-Haim05/16/2019
    46:19
  56. 64.
    38: Double Bassist Leon Bosch04/30/2019
    44:45
  57. 65.
    37: Adam Szabo from Manchester Collective04/27/2019
    1:12:55
  58. 66.
    36: Being a composer: doing the creating and managing the business04/09/2019
    41:11
  59. 67.
    35: Gisle Kverndokk & Aksel-Otto Bull discuss the new opera 'Upon This Handful of Earth'03/31/2019
    48:13
  60. 68.
    34: Composer James Macmillan, Tenebrae’s Nigel Short & the SJSS Holy Week Festival03/24/2019
    27:34
  61. 69.
    33: Samir Savant and Bridget Cunningham preview the London Handel Festival 201903/19/2019
    46:31
  62. 70.
    32: Fretwork's Richard Boothby and Kieran Cooper03/14/2019
    49:25
  63. 71.
    31: Sophie Webber's Kickstarter campaign for 'B2C: Bach Cello Suites Unleashed'03/11/2019
    13:18
  64. 72.
    30: Dani Howard and Hamish McKay discuss The Opera Story's 'Robin Hood' at CLF Art Cafe in Peckham02/21/2019
    26:43
  65. 73.
    29: Pianist Peter Donohoe discusses Mozart, Richter and the Soviet Union02/20/2019
    1:04:13
  66. 74.
    28: Conductor Jessica Cottis introduces the new opera The Monstrous Child02/15/2019
    28:31
  67. 75.
    27: Ian Page from the Mozartists and Classical Opera 01/26/2019
    57:03
  68. 76.
    26: Signum Records Steve Long and Yehuda Shapiro01/19/2019
    43:14
  69. 77.
    25: Categorising Classical Music 01/16/2019
    16:45
  70. 78.
    24: Violinist Jennifer Pike talks about her new album release "The Polish Violin"01/02/2019
    48:23
  71. 79.
    23: Martin Wahlberg talks Gretry, literature and the French Revolution11/19/2018
    30:44
  72. 80.
    22: Dr Sophie Fuller from Trinity Laban Conservatoire discusses Venus Blazing10/24/2018
    47:00
  73. 81.
    21: Richard Tognetti from the Australian Chamber Orchestra10/09/2018
    56:43
  74. 82.
    20: Calidore String Quartet (in London)10/01/2018
    44:39
  75. 83.
    19: Poland's NOSPR Concert Hall and the music of Szymanowski09/22/2018
    48:41
  76. 84.
    18: Leeds International Piano Competition 201809/16/2018
    52:13
  77. 85.
    17: 'Now the Hero' composer Owen Roberts09/11/2018
    56:42
  78. 86.
    16: Musicologist and Symphony Graphique's Hannah Chan-Hartley09/05/2018
    1:05:15
  79. 87.
    15: How British Youth Opera trains new talent08/29/2018
    44:10
  80. 88.
    14: Behind the scenes at Waterperry Opera Festival08/17/2018
    44:37
  81. 89.
    13: Charles Owen and Katya Apekisheva preview the London Piano Festival 08/10/2018
    37:32
  82. 90.
    12: The Philharmonia's Virtual Orchestra in Bedford07/22/2018
    44:27
  83. 91.
    11: Laura Attridge, Jonathan Tilbrook & Britten’s Rape of Lucretia in the age of #MeToo06/26/2018
    55:16
  84. 92.
    10: Khachaturian Cello Competition 201806/14/2018
    59:34
  85. 93.
    9: Opera Holland Park's Michael Volpe and Ruth Elleson05/29/2018
    1:06:14
  86. 94.
    8: Adam Gatehouse and Fran Wilson05/15/2018
    54:53
  87. 95.
    7: Huw Wiggin and Geoff Parkin from the Royal Overseas League05/03/2018
    43:10
  88. 96.
    6: Ariane Todes and Hugo Ticciati04/05/2018
    47:46
  89. 97.
    5: Damian Iorio and Alexander van Ingen03/15/2018
    59:48
  90. 98.
    4: Andrew James Johnson and Deborah Henry-Pollard03/02/2018
    57:10
  91. 99.
    3: Gediminas Gelgotas and Augusta Jusionytė from the New Ideas Chamber Orchestra02/20/2018
    43:00
  92. 100.
    2: Cross-Eyed Pianist Fran Wilson and composer Thomas Hewitt Jones01/31/2018
    46:39
  93. 101.
    1: Pianists Christina McMaster and Tom Poster01/12/2018
    46:42
  94. 102.
    3.12 Meeting Howard Shelley10/22/2016
    58:48
  95. 103.
    3.11: The Problem With Other People 09/02/2016
    40:24
  96. 104.
    3.10: Verbier Festival Academy08/02/2016
    26:01
  97. 105.
    3.9: Taking Ewan Spence to a BBC Proms concert07/27/2016
    34:05
  98. 106.
    3.8: Fearing Elgar's Cello Concerto07/14/2016
    26:00
  99. 107.
    3.7: Seeing Wagner in Budapest07/10/2016
    34:26
  100. 108.
    3.6: Peterloo and the EU Referendum06/30/2016
    22:41
  101. 109.
    3.5 - Richard Heason, Christina McMaster, and Stephen Layton 06/20/2016
    44:38
  102. 110.
    3.4: Labels, Anno and Anna Meredith06/16/2016
    22:57
  103. 111.
    3.3: Funding and Lazy Tropes: Interview with ABO Director Mark Pemberton06/08/2016
    35:52
  104. 112.
    3.2: What good is a comfort zone anyway?06/01/2016
    19:30
  105. 113.
    3.1: Intense Introductions06/01/2016
    22:30
  106. 114.
    Interview with Eurovision Creative Director Nicoline Refsing05/20/2016
    12:16
  107. 115.
    Thoroughly Good Podcast 2.7: Bread & School02/18/2016
    19:58
  108. 116.
    Thoroughly Good Podcast 2.6: Age01/31/2016
    18:40
  109. 117.
    Thoroughly Good Podcast 2.5: Mindfulness, Swimming and Writing01/24/2016
    25:58
  110. 118.
    Thoroughly Good Podcast 2.4: Change01/16/2016
    20:33
  111. 119.
    Thoroughly Good Podcast 2.3: Leningrad01/07/2016
    20:41
  112. 120.
    Thoroughly Good Podcast 2.2: Where Did The Creative Headland Go?12/18/2015
    13:34
  113. 121.
    Thoroughly Good Podcast 2.1: An Unusual Recipient12/10/2015
    10:38
  114. 122.
    Four Minutes in Bulgaria11/21/2015
    4:00
  115. 123.
    test01/06/2015
    0:29
  116. 124.
    Roger Wright talks about how the Proms has changed in 7 years04/24/2014
    1:09
  117. 125.
    Roger Wright talks about leaving the BBC04/24/2014
    2:19
  118. 126.
    Roger Wright talks about the risk of programming the 2011 Comedy Prom04/24/2014
    1:09
  119. 127.
    Faero Sleeping08/18/2013
    0:18
  120. 128.
    A quartet of @GenesisSixteen alumni demonstrate their considerable vocal talent07/20/2013
    3:47
  121. 129.
    Bad hair dayboo09/19/2012
    8:30
  122. 130.
    One very happy River City fan09/18/2012
    3:05
  123. 131.
    London 2012 Fireworks09/09/2012
    2:10
  124. 132.
    Inside the stadium for the first time09/09/2012
    3:04
  125. 133.
    PO Ferry Audio08/27/2012
    0:35
  126. 134.
    Olympics08/09/2012
    2:56
  127. 135.
    Faeroe licks07/31/2012
    2:10
  128. 136.
    #TorchRelay in Lewisham07/23/2012
    5:19
  129. 137.
    Simply the Peston07/21/2012
    1:34
  130. 138.
    What trees won't do06/25/2012
    0:12
  131. 139.
    St Edmundsbury Cathedral organ06/23/2012
    2:10
  132. 140.
    .@sarahkefi at #R1Academy 06/18/2012
    2:53
  133. 141.
    Blue skyboo06/18/2012
    0:40
  134. 142.
    Showcase at #R1Academy06/18/2012
    4:35
  135. 143.
    Julie's 40th06/09/2012
    4:14
  136. 144.
    Julie 40th06/09/2012
    5:08
  137. 145.
    Azeri Boo05/24/2012
    2:37
  138. 146.
    Baku from the 20th floor05/22/2012
    5:41
  139. 147.
    Security05/21/2012
    3:11
  140. 148.
    Blackheath Rock Choir @hgweek05/19/2012
    4:41
  141. 149.
    A lovely spot of jazz @hgweek 05/19/2012
    2:26
  142. 150.
    Engelbert's @thoroughlygood #eurovision notes 05/11/2012
    9:23
  143. 151.
    #Homeland05/06/2012
    1:48
  144. 152.
    Oh dear god. We won the @catfordtavern quiz 05/01/2012
    2:24
  145. 153.
    Quiz night @catfordcavern05/01/2012
    3:59
  146. 154.
    Hail04/21/2012
    0:29
  147. 155.
    A @thoroughlygood #mel2012 #mel12 commentary03/10/2012
    24:31
  148. 156.
    From the Stockholm Market 03/10/2012
    3:11
  149. 157.
    London Underground busker at Euston soothes with his sax03/07/2012
    4:54
  150. 158.
    Angel02/22/2012
    10:30
  151. 159.
    Oh buggerboo02/21/2012
    11:31
  152. 160.
    The Paradise crowd sing I Julia at #thenightshift02/07/2012
    0:22
  153. 161.
    In Tune \ BBC Radio 3 \ Friday 3 February 201202/04/2012
    6:58
  154. 162.
    #thenightshift drinking songs from New Cross02/02/2012
    3:59
  155. 163.
    #thenightshift finale - the New Cross crowd were fab! Next stop Kensal Rise on 7 Feb02/01/2012
    5:39
  156. 164.
    Gentle snoring01/14/2012
    0:46
  157. 165.
    All you need to know about life 01/08/2012
    0:36
  158. 166.
    Show 1 - Your indispensable guide to returning to work01/02/2012
    8:40
  159. 167.
    The Whistlers Encore12/13/2011
    14:12
  160. 168.
    Whistler Extraordinaire David Morris12/13/2011
    4:42
  161. 169.
    More from the Whistling Maestro12/13/2011
    3:54
  162. 170.
    How radio producers celebrate Christmas12/13/2011
    5:37
  163. 171.
    A word about the band 12/11/2011
    3:42
  164. 172.
    Roy Wood with *that* ditty 12/11/2011
    2:59
  165. 173.
    Kim Wilde rockin' around the Christmas tree12/11/2011
    1:02
  166. 174.
    Lewisham Choral Society conductor Dan Ludford-Thomas talks about rehearsal technique and Benjamin Britten's Saint Nicolas 12/04/2011
    8:55
  167. 175.
    Feedback will never be like this 11/27/2011
    1:09
  168. 176.
    Why so angry Mr Policeman?11/26/2011
    2:27
  169. 177.
    Jennifer Saunders talks to Graham Norton about the #bbcxmas Absolutely Fabulous shows on @thegnshow11/26/2011
    4:44
  170. 178.
    Something timely on the tube 11/18/2011
    3:35
  171. 179.
    #cin at Television Centre11/18/2011
    1:50
  172. 180.
    Cheeky sneaky listen to the Elgar Violin Concerto BSO rehearsal 11/12/2011
    1:50
  173. 181.
    Unexpected pride 11/11/2011
    3:48
  174. 182.
    Our cat Cromarty finishes off some Activa yoghurt 11/07/2011
    2:12
  175. 183.
    Ooh. It's pre-@bbcradio3 Free Thinking joy11/04/2011
    2:12
  176. 184.
    Derek and Romaine #tgoodexpedition 10/25/2011
    2:30
  177. 185.
    The second @laphil gig on my #tgoodexpedition. One special extended boo.10/25/2011
    14:32
  178. 186.
    @laphil at @sfsymphony with @gustavodudamel on our #tgoodexpedition 10/24/2011
    5:29
  179. 187.
    Grace Cathedral Evensong #tgoodexpedition 10/23/2011
    2:47
  180. 188.
    Walgreens on Polk Street10/23/2011
    1:31
  181. 189.
    I have no idea what's going on here10/21/2011
    1:01
  182. 190.
    More on that betting thing @mgmgrand #tgoodexpedition 10/17/2011
    2:16
  183. 191.
    Today's breakfast is in the Rainforest Cafe #tgoodexpedition 10/16/2011
    1:03
  184. 192.
    Holiday Boo10/12/2011
    3:17
  185. 193.
    Idina Menzel sings Tomorrow on In Tune on @bbcradio310/06/2011
    4:36
  186. 194.
    Me and @charleshazlewoo before #thenightshift with @theoae09/29/2011
    5:41
  187. 195.
    Up to the minute news from @theoae concert this evening 09/29/2011
    1:40
  188. 196.
    One slice or twoboo09/21/2011
    0:01
  189. 197.
    Francis Rossi on Saturday Live BBC Radio 409/17/2011
    6:42
  190. 198.
    4'33"09/13/2011
    5:32
  191. 199.
    Yes. Like I thought. Emotional wreck. @bbcproms09/10/2011
    1:28
  192. 200.
    Near calamity at the #bbcproms 09/10/2011
    0:42

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