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Episode 1

Afternoon on 3, Song and Dance Episode 1 of 5

BBC Concert Orchestra
Penny Gore shines the spotlight on the BBC Concert Orchestra this week, also featuring BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists: today mezzo-soprano Daniela Lehner in some evocative Spanish songs, and harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani playing a concerto by Czech composer Viktor Kalabis.

Falla: Ritual Fire Dance (El Amor Brujo); 7 Canciones populares espagnolas (excerpts)
Daniela Lehner (mezzo-soprano)

Mahler: Blumine

Viktor Kalabis: Harpsichord Concerto
Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)

2.50pm
Mahler, arr Britten: What the Wild Flowers Tell Me (from Symphony no. 3)

Rodrigo: De los Alamos vengo, madre (Cuatro madrigals amatorios)
Chueca y Valverde: Schottisch del Eliseo (La Gran via)
Montsalvatge: Canto negro (Cinco canciones negras)
Daniela Lehner (mezzo)

3.10pm
Stravinsky: Firebird - suite (1919)

BBC Concert Orchestra
Matthew Coorey (conductor)

3.35pm
Cecil Armstrong Gibbs: Odysseus
Susan Gritton (soprano)
Mark Stone (baritone)
London Oriana Choir
BBC Concert Orchestra
David Drummond (conductor)

4.35pm
York Bowen: Piano Concerto no 3 (Fantasia) in G minor, Op 23
Michael Dussek (piano)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Vernon Handley (conductor).

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