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Presented by Jonathan Swain.

With choral music from the BBC Singers celebrating birthdays in 2008 for composers Christopher Brown (65) and Hugh Wood (75). Plus a concert by the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jiri Belohlavek given in Zaragoza, Spain.

Brown: To Musick, Sing; Sunlight on a pale green ocean
Hugh Wood: The Kingdom of God
BBC Singers
James Morgan (conductor)

Elgar: Enigma Variations
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder
Christine Brewer (soprano)
Bruckner: Symphony No 5
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor).

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3 hours

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Thu 4 Dec 2008 14:00