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Ferguson Center for the Arts - Newport News, Virginia

Afternoon on 3, BBC Orchestras Episode 2 of 4

Presented by Louise Fryer.
This second concert from the BBC Concert Orchestra's East coast American winter tour was recorded at the Ferguson Center for the Arts in the city of Newport News, Virginia. Pianist Ilya Yakushev and principal conductor Keith Lockhart take on one of the most famous and dazzling piano concertos of them all.

Balakirev: Overture on the themes of Three Russian Songs
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

Prokofiev: Classical Symphony
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

2.20pm
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (1919)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

2.45pm
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto no. 2
Ilya Yakushev (piano)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

Khachaturian: Lezghinka (Gayane)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart (conductor)

3.30pm
Gregson: A Song for Chris - Cello Concerto
Guy Johnston (cello)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey (conductor)

York Bowen: Symphonic Fantasia
BBC Concert Orchestra
Vernon Handley (conductor)

4.30pm
Vagn Holmboe: Symphony no. 1
BBC Concert Orchestra
Owain Arwel Hughes (conductor).

3 hours

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Tue 15 Feb 2011 14:00
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