Afternoon on 3

Afternoon on 3

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21st - 25th April

This week features the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Ulster Orchestra and BBC Singers in a celebration of English music. Penny Gore presents the week, including performances of Walton, Britten, Judith Weir, Vaughan Williams and Frank Bridge.

And as part of Sir Andrew Davis's 70th birthday celebration concerts, we hear the BBC SO in two recent performances of Elgar at the Barbican: The Apostles, with Sarah Connolly, Gerald Finley and Jacques Imbrailo; and The Dream of Gerontius, with Stuart Skelton, Sarah Connolly and David Soar.