Proms on Four: 20th Century Classics - BBC Symphony Orchestra

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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

Leading British composer Thomas Adès joins presenter Tom Service to reflect on his new work Totentanz, or Dance of Death, which receives its world premiere at the Royal Albert Hall. Adès himself conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a programme which also features Benjamin Britten's Sinfonia da Requiem and Polish composer Witold Lutoslawski's Cello Concerto with soloist Paul Watkins.

Credits

Presenter
Tom Service
Director
Simon Broughton
Producer
Serena Cross
Orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Thomas Ades
Musician
Paul Watkins

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  • Modern Classical Music

    A collection of programmes featuring trailblazing 20th Century classical music composers.

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