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State Theatre, New Jersey

Afternoon on 3, BBC Orchestras Episode 1 of 4

Louise Fryer presents a week of programmes featuring the BBC orchestras, in particular the BBC Concert Orchestra on tour. Today's concert was recorded in the State Theatre, New Jersey, as part of their East coast American winter tour with their principal conductor Keith Lockhart and fabulous young Russian pianist Ilya Yakushev.

Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo, Nocturne, Wedding March
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

2.20pm
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op. 25
Ilya Yakushev (piano)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

2.45pm
Vaughan Williams: Symphony no. 5
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

3.30pm
Julius Harrison: Worcestershire Suite
BBC Concert Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

John Foulds: Darby and Joan - Old English Idyll, Op. 42 no. 1
Cynthia Fleming (violin), Katharine Wood (cello)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Ronald Corp (conductor)

4pm
Edgar Bainton: Symphony no. 3
BBC Concert Orchestra
Vernon Handley (conductor).

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