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BBC Philharmonic - Verdi, Bruch, Beethoven

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 08 November 2013

Live from The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Presented by Martin Handley

The BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda, performs Verdi's Overture to 'Nabucco', Bruch's Violin Concerto with Renaud Capuçon and Beethoven's Symphony No 3, 'Eroica'.

Verdi: Overture to 'Nabucco'
Bruch: Violin Concerto No 1

8:10 Interval Music

Beethoven: Symphony No 3, 'Eroica'

BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)
Renaud Capuçon (violin)

In Verdi's bicentenary year, his overture to 'Nabucco' opens tonight's programme, before the masterly French violinist Renaud Capuçon joins the BBC Philharmonic and Conductor Laureate Gianandrea Noseda in one of the world's favourite violin concertos. In the second part of the concert the full power of Beethoven's heroic, and anti-heroic, Third Symphony is released.

Music Played

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Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes


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