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Episode 2

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 08 February 2011

Penny Gore presents a week featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra on tour in Germany, Spain and Greece. Today John Storgards conducts them in music by Schumann, Sibelius and Beethoven in the Bavarian spa town of Bad Kissingen and Chief Conductor Jiri Belohlavek conducts Wagner at the stunning new Auditorio Miguel Delibes in Valladolid, central Spain.

Schumann: Genoveva Overture
John Storgards, conductor

Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
John Storgards, conductor

Beethoven: Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica"
John Storgards, conductor

Kodaly: Galanta Dances
Jiri Belohlavek, conductor

Martinu: Harpsichord Concerto
Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord
Jiri Belohlavek, conductor

Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder
Dagmar Peckova, mezzo-soprano
Jiri Belohlavek, conductor.


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