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BBC Concert Orchestra in Las Vegas

1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 13 February 2013

Katie Derham presents a concert given on Monday by the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Reynolds Hall, Smith Centre, Las Vegas - part of their current American tour. The BBC CO's American Principal Conductor Keith Lockhart conducts Walton's Henry V Suite, Haydn's C major Cello Concerto with soloist Sophie Shao and Mendelssohn's Scottish Symphony. There's another concert from the BBC CO's American tour in Friday's Afternoon on 3.

Walton, arr. Muir Mathieson: Henry V Suite

Haydn: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra No. 1 in C Major
Sophie Shao (cello)

Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56 'Scottish'
Keith Lockhart (conductor).

Music Played

3 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for William Walton & Muir Mathieson

    William Walton & Muir Mathieson Henry V Suite

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, 'Scottish'



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