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Episode 4

Presented by Louise Fryer.

A celebration of 75 years of radio broadcasting from the BBC's Maida Vale Studios. Featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a concert broadcast from Studio 1 - the orchestra's home since 1934.

From Maida Vale Studio 1:

Olivier Charlier (violin)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

Dalbavie: Rocks under the water
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No 2
Lutoslawski: Concerto for Orchestra

Plus more music recorded in the Maida Vale Studios by the BBC Singers and BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Judith Weir: Moon and Star
BBC Singers
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

Shchedrin: Concerto parlando
Philippe Graffin (violin)
Martin Hurrell (trumpet)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Mikhail Agrest (conductor)

Brahms: Symphony No 4
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor).

Release date:

3 hours

Last on

Fri 30 Oct 2009 14:00