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Episode 4

Afternoon on 3, Russian Music Episode 4 of 4

Today's programme continues the week's theme of Russian music, including a concert from the BBC Philharmonic featuring Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto with soloist Erik Schumann. There's more from the BBC Singers' celebration of the music of Edmund Rubbra, and, to round off the week, another great staple from the Russian repertoire, Rachmaninov's Third Symphony.

Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm
Weber: Overture to Euryanthe
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major
Erik Schumann (violin)
2.45pm
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8 in G major
BBC Philharmonic
Günther Herbig (conductor)

3.20pm
Rubbra: Te Deum, Op. 115
BBC Singers
David Hill (conductor)

3.35pm
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 3 in A minor
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor).

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2 hours, 30 minutes

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Fri 15 Jun 2012 14:00