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Penny Gore presents a week of highlights from recent performances by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
Principal Conductor Thomas Sondergard opens the week with Haydn and Tasmin Little is the violin soloist in Szymanowski's last major work. Brahms was present at Vienna's Musikverein in 1891 for the premiere of the First Symphony by Zemlinsky a composer who became the standard-bearer of the next generation of Viennese symphonists.

Haydn: Symphony No.73 in D (La chasse)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thomas Sondergard (conductor)

c. 2.20pm
Szymanowski: Concert Overture, Op.12; Violin Concerto No.2, Op.61

Brahms: Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68
Tasmin Little (violin)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Olari Elts (conductor)

Zemlinsky: Symphony No.1 in D minor
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Martyn Brabbins (conductor).

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2 hours, 30 minutes

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Mon 10 Feb 2014 14:00