Proms on Four: Friday Night at the Proms - BBC Philharmonic Orchestra

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

From the Royal Albert Hall, Samira Ahmed introduces the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Juanjo Mena, who perform Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 2 and Nielsen's Fourth Symphony. The piano soloist is the extraordinary young Japanese pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii, whose blindness is no barrier to his musical talent. Nielsen's Fourth Symphony, 'The Inextinguishable', features a battle between two sets of timpani.

Credits

Presenter
Samira Ahmed
Director
Medwyn Hughes
Producer
Jonathan Haswell
Conductor
Juanjo Mena
Orchestra
BBC Philharmonic
Musician
Nobuyuki Tsujii

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