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Playing: Symphony no. 1 in B flat major "Spring", Op. 38 by Robert Schumann
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With Jonathan Swain

For this Prom, given earlier this week, the BBC Symphony Orchestra is conducted by British conductor Jonathan Nott. Principal Conductor of the Bamberger Symphoniker since 2000, and in demand throughout Europe and the USA, Nott presents a typically eclectic programme placing contemporary works alongside classics of the repertoire. Presented by Penny Gore.

Mozart: Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat, K595
Ligeti: Musica ricercata - No 2: Mesto, rigido e ceremoniale
George Benjamin: Duet (London premiere)
Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
Ravel: Miroirs - Une barque sur l'ocean
Ravel: La Valse

Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Nott, conductor

Followed by highlights from last year's Mananan Festival, including:

Schumann: Dichterliebe

Markus Werba (baritone)
Julius Drake (piano).

3 hours

Last on

Fri 6 Aug 2010 14:00
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