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Episode 16

Louise Fryer continues Radio 3's month of programmes complementing the BBC4 series "Symphony" - including every note of every Symphony featured in the television series.

Today with Sibelius and Vaughan Williams we cross from the 1800s to the 1900s, in two recent performances from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. The concert starting around 2.45pm took place just last Sunday as part of Earth Music Bristol.

Sibelius: Symphony no. 2 in D major
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thomas Sondergard (conductor)

c. 2.45pm
Britten: 4 Sea Interludes
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Adrian Partington (conductor)

Elgar: Sea Pictures
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Adrian Partington (conductor)

c. 3.30pm
Vaughan Williams: Symphony no. 7 (Sinfonia Antartica)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Adrian Partington (conductor).

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 25 Nov 2011 14:00