Playing: Serenade for Strings (Op.20) in E minor by Sir Edward Elgar
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BBC Philharmonic - Ives, Adams, HK Gruber, von Einem

Live from The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Presented by Martin Handley.

We meet two musical families: John Adams looks back to his imaginary musical father and fellow New Englander, Charles Ives, while HK Gruber salutes his teacher, Gottfried von Einem, in his most recent violin concerto.

Ives: Three Places in New England
John Adams: My Father Knew Charles Ives

20:20 Interval Music: British Composer Awards (see separate billing)

HK Gruber: Nebelsteinmusik
von Einem: Concerto for Orchestra

BBC Philharmonic
HK Gruber (conductor)
Olivier Charlier (violin).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 2 Dec 2011 19:30

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