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BBC Philharmonic - Bach, Bruckner

2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 27 November 2011

The BBC Philharmonic, with Chief Conductor Juanjo Mena, perform music by Bach and Bruckner.

Presented by Stuart Flinders.

The joyous opening of the Christmas Oratorio by Bruckner's idol Bach sets the scene beautifully for Bruckner's magnificent Sixth Symphony.

Bach: Christmas Oratorio: Cantata for the first day of Christmas
Bruckner: Symphony No. 6

BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena (conductor)
Susan Bickley (mezzo-soprano)
Nicholas Mulroy (tenor)
Peter Harvey (bass)
Manchester Chamber Choir.


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