In Tune - 12/07/2010 Martyn Brabbins, Mikhail Messerer

Presented by Sean Rafferty. With a selection of music and guests from the music world including conductor Martyn Brabbins. He joins Sean to talk about his "Beethovenathon" at the Southbank Centre in London this weekend, and the challenges of performing Beethoven's symphonies back-to-back. Sean is also joined by the Ballet Chief of the Mikhailovsky ballet, Mikhail Messerer. The Mikhailovsky Ballet opens its residency at the London Coliseum with its celebrated production of Swan Lake. Main news headlines are at 5.00 and 6.00 E-mail: [email protected]