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BBC Philharmonic - Mahler, Nicolai, Bartok, Delius

Penny Gore presents recent performances by the BBC Philharmonic - including two concerts given just last week - plus brand-new CDs of British Concertos for string instruments with the BBC's orchestras.

The BBC Philharmonic and their new Chief Conductor Juanjo Mena start today with their performance of Mahler's enormous Second Symphony, given at Manchester's Bridgewater Hall on Saturday.

c. 14:00
Mahler: Symphony no. 2 (Resurrection)
Ailish Tynan (soprano)
Iris Vermillion (mezzo-soprano)
London Symphony Chorus
BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena (conductor)

c. 15:25
Nicolai: Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

c. 15:30
Bartok compl. Serly: Viola Concerto
James Ehnes (viola)
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

c. 16:00
Delius: Double Concerto
Tasmin Little (violin)
Paul Watkins (cello)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Davis (conductor).

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2 hours, 30 minutes

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Mon 26 Sep 2011 14:00