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Episode 21

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 02 December 2011

Katie Derham is joined live in the studio by conductor Edward Gardner for the grand finale to Radio 3's month of programmes complementing the BBC4 series "Symphony" - tracing the story of the Symphony from the Second World War into the twenty-first century.

Music Played

5 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Aaron Copland

    Aaron Copland Symphony no. 3

    Conductor: David Charles Abell Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales

  • Image for Sir Malcolm Arnold

    Sir Malcolm Arnold Symphony no. 1

    Conductor: Keith Lockhart Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra

  • Image for Hans Werner Henze

    Hans Werner Henze Symphony no. 5

    Conductor: Oliver Knussen Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Image for Witold Lutoslawski

    Witold Lutoslawski Symphony no. 4

    Conductor: Edward Gardner Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Image for Julian Anderson

    Julian Anderson Symphony

    Conductor: Edward Gardner Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra


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