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Penny Gore presents a week of highlights from recent performances by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. The tragic death of two young women is the backdrop to two masterpieces of the twentieth century. Berg's lyrical concerto 'To the Memory of an Angel," is followed by Franz Schmidt's requiem for his own beloved daughter.

Berg: Violin Concerto
Baiba Skride (violin)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thierry Fischer (conductor)

c. 2.30pm
Schmidt: Symphony No.4 in C major
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thierry Fischer (conductor).

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1 hour, 30 minutes

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Wed 12 Feb 2014 14:00