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Episode 2

Afternoon on 3, Afternoon on 3 Episode 2 of 4

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 04 February 2014

Katie Derham continues her survey of recent live concert recordings from the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande and Lausanne Chamber Orchestra who perform two cornerstones of the repertoire, Ravel's orchestration of Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition and Beethoven's groundbreaking 'Eroica' Symphony. They're joined by renowned mezzo Violetta Urmana in Mahler and Lucas Macías Navarro who takes a break from his day job as the principal oboe of Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra to play Strauss's concerto.

Mussorgsky / Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition

Mahler: Kindertotenlieder
Violeta Urmana, mezzo
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Neeme Järvi (conductor)

3.00 pm
Mendelssohn: Overture, The Hebrides ('Fingal's Cave')

Richard Strauss: Oboe Concerto in D
Lucas Macías Navarro (oboe)

3.40 pm
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E flat, Op 55 ('Eroica')
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
Eivind Gullberg Jensen (conductor).

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