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11/08/2010 Sakari Oramo, Nelson Freire

2 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 11 August 2010

Presented by Petroc Trelawny.
Conductor Sakari Oramo talks to Petroc about his concerts with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra at the Edinburgh International Festival.
Petroc is also joined by pianist Nelson Freire ahead of his BBC Prom with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

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Music Played

14 items
  • Image for Hans Christian Lumbye

    Hans Christian Lumbye Champagne Galop No. 1

    Performer: The Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Gennady Rozhdestvensky (conductor)


  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Danksagung an dem Bach from Die schöne Müllerin

    Performer: Mark Padmore (tenor) Performer: Paul Lewis (piano)


  • Image for Carl Nielsen

    Carl Nielsen Allegro from Symphony No. 4, Op. 29 'The Inextinguishable'

    Performer: Royal Danish Orchestra Performer: Paavo Berglund

    RCA CLASSICS 74321202922

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Richard Wagner - Dir Unweisen ruf 'ich's ins Ohr from Siegfried

    Performer: Juha Uusitalo (bass baritone) Performer: Helsinki Orchestra Performer: Leif Segerstam (conductor)

    ONDINE ODE1121-2, Tr. 6

  • Image for Ottorino Respighi

    Ottorino Respighi Concerto in modo misolidio, Third Mvt

    Performer: Olli Mustonen (piano) Performer: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sakari Oramo (conductor)

    ONDINE ODE1165-2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Suite for orchestra no. 1 (BWV.1066) in C major - Overture

    Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    ERATO ECD 88049

  • Image for James Rhodes

    James Rhodes Children's Corner (Jimbo's Lullaby & Golliwogg's Cake Walk)

    Performer: Nelson Freire (piano)

    DECCA 478111

  • Image for William Byrd

    William Byrd Haec dies

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Harry Christophers (director)

    CORO COR16077

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Nocturne No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 9, No. 2

    Performer: Nelson Freire (piano)

    DECCA 4782182, CD 1 Tr. 2

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Piano Concert No. 2 Op. 83, second Mvt.

    Performer: Nelson Freire (piano) Performer: Gewandhausorchester Performer: Riccardo Chailly (piano)

    DECCA 475 7657

  • Image for Maurice Ravel

    Maurice Ravel La Valse

    Performer: Nelson Freire and Martha Argerich (pianos)

    DG 4778570

  • Image for Nicolò Paganini

    Nicolò Paganini 24 Caprices Op.1 (No 24 in a minor)

    Performer: James Ehnes (violin)

    Telarc CD 80398

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Horn concerto No. 1 in D major K. 412

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell (horn) Performer: Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    EMI 7695692

  • Image for Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius Sunrise

    Performer: Katerina Karneus (mezzo soprano) Performer: Julius Drake (piano)

    HYPERION CDA 67318


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