• Thu 6 Nov 2014

    City Halls
    John Adams: Absolute Jest at City Halls
    • Jean-Philippe Rameau 1683–1764
    • Suite No.1 from Les Indes Galantes
    • John Adams b.1947
    • Absolute Jest for string quartet and orchestra
    • Jean-Féry Rebel 1666–1747
    • Chaos (from Les Élémens)
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 2 in D major
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Doric String Quartet
    • Markus Stenz conductor

    Markus Stenz conducts John Adams's Absolute Jest.

  • Fri 7 Nov 2014

    19:30 Perth Concert Hall
    Perth Concert Series: BBC SSO
    • Jean-Philippe Rameau 1683–1764
    • Suite No.1 from Les Indes Galantes
      arr. Dukas (c.15’)
    • John Adams b.1947
    • Absolute Jest for string quartet and orchestra
      (c.22’)
    • Jean-Féry Rebel 1666–1747
    • Chaos (from Les Élémens)
      (c.6’)
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 2 in D major
      (c.35’)
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Doric String Quartet
    • Markus Stenz conductor

    Conductor Markus Stenz and the Doric String Quartet join the BBC SSO in Perth.

  • Thu 13 Nov 2014

    City Halls
    Beethoven’s Ninth at City Halls
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Also known as: Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral', Op 125
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Laura Samuel violin
    • Scott Dickinson viola
    • Angela Meade soprano
    • Elizabeth Bishop mezzo-soprano
    • Stuart Skelton tenor
    • Marko Mimica baritone
    • Edinburgh Festival Chorus
    • Christopher Bell chorus master
    • Donald Runnicles conductor

    The Runnicles Birthday Concert: Beethoven’s Ninth

  • Fri 14 Nov 2014

    Music Hall, Aberdeen
    Beethoven’s Ninth in Aberdeen
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Also known as: Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral', Op 125
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Laura Samuel violin
    • Scott Dickinson viola
    • Angela Meade soprano
    • Elizabeth Bishop mezzo-soprano
    • Stuart Skelton tenor
    • Marko Mimika bass-baritone
    • Edinburgh Festival Chorus
    • Christopher Bell chorus master
    • Donald Runnicles conductor

    The Runnicles Birthday Concert Beethoven’s Ninth

  • Sun 16 Nov 2014

    Usher Hall, Edinburgh
    Beethoven’s Ninth in Edinburgh
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Also known as: Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral', Op 125
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Laura Samuel violin
    • Scott Dickinson viola
    • Anglea Meade soprano
    • Elizabeth Bishop tenor
    • Stuart Skelton tenor
    • Marko Mimica bass-baritone
    • Edinburgh Festival Chorus
    • Christopher Bell chorus master
    • Donald Runnicles conductor

    Donald Runnicles conducts Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.

  • Thu 20 Nov 2014

    City Halls
    Shostakovich 5 at City Halls
    • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • En saga En saga Also known as: En saga, Op 9
    • James MacMillan b.1959
    • Piano Concerto No. 3
    • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No. 5 in D minor
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Peter Donohoe piano
    • Martyn Brabbins conductor

    Martyn Brabbins conducts Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony.

  • Sat 29 Nov 2014

    15:00 Huddersfield Town Hall
    Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
    • Hèctor Parra b.1976
    • L’absència (2013)
      UK Premiere
    • James Dillon b.1950
    • Physis
      World Premiere
    • Piano Concerto 'Andromeda'
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Noriko Kawai piano
    • Steve Schick conductor

    The BBC SSO performs works by Scottish composer James Dillon.