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With John Shea

From the 2012 BBC proms. The BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Thierry Fischer perform Berlioz's Grande messe des morts, a work of huge scale written for huge forces.

12:31 AM
Berlioz, Hector [1803-1869]
Grande messe des morts - Requiem (Op.5)
Toby Spence (tenor), BBC National Chorus of Wales, Huddersfield Choral Society; BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thierry Fischer (conductor)

2:02 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata no. 30 (Op. 109) in E major
Cédric Tiberghien (piano)

2:21 AM
Saint-Saëns, Camille [1835-1921], arr. Horowitz, Vladimir [1904-1989]
Danse macabre - symphonic poem Op.40, arr. for piano
Claire Huangci (piano)

2:31 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
Symphony No.2 in E minor, (Op.27)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

3:31 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Polonaise from 'Eugene Onegin' (Op.24)
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Uri Mayer (conductor)

3:36 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Polonaise No.2 in C minor (Op.40 No.2)
Aldo Ciccolini (piano)

3:43 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
5 Gedichte der Königen Maria Stuart (Op.135)
Catherine Robbin (mezzo-soprano), Michael McMahon (piano)

3:52 AM
Donizetti, Gaetano (1797-1848)
Overture to La Fille du régiment
Oslo Philharmonic, Nello Santi (conductor)

4:01 AM
Sibelius, Jean [1865-1957]
Finlandia - hymn tune arr. for chamber choir
Finnish Radio Chamber Choir, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

4:03 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
Isanmalle (To the Fatherland) (Op.18 No.1)
Finnish Radio Chamber Choir, Eric-Olof Söderström (conductor)

4:06 AM
Smetana, Bedrich [1824-1884]
Vltava from Ma Vlast
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Matthias Foremny (conductor)

4:19 AM
Stainov, Petko (1896-1977)
The Secret of the Struma River
Gusla Men's Choir, Vassil Stefanov (conductor)

4:27 AM
Champagne, Claude (1891-1965)
Danse villageoise
Peter Oundjian (violin), William Tritt (piano)

4:31 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943), added violin part by Kreisler, Fritz (1875-1962)
Two Songs: When night descends in silence
Fredrik Zetterström (baritone), Tobias Ringborg (violin), Anders Kilström (piano)

4:39 AM
Raitio, Väinö (1891-1945)
The Maidens on the Headlands - symphonic poem
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

4:47 AM
Barber, Samuel [1910-1981]
Dover Beach for voice and string quartet (Op.3)
Ronan Collett (baritone) , Psophos Quartet (string quartet)

4:56 AM
Converse, Frederick [1871-1940]
Song of the Sea: tone poem after Whitman
BBC Concert Orchestra, Keith Lockhart (conductor)

5:10 AM
Gottschalk, Louis Moreau (1829-1869)
Pasquinade (c.1863); Ricordati (op.26/1) (c.1856)
Michael Lewin (piano)

5:18 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Après une Lecture de Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata - from Années de Pèlerinage: Deuxième Année (S.160 No.7)
Yuri Boukoff (piano)

5:34 AM
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Pater noster for chorus
Radio France Chorus, Donald Palumbo (conductor)

5:43 AM
Ponchielli, Amilcare (1834-1886)
Capriccio for oboe and piano (Op.80)
Wan-Soo Mok (oboe), Hyun-Soo Chi (piano)

5:54 AM
Puccini, Giacomo (1858 -1924)
I Crisantemi for string quartet
Moyzes Quartet

6:01 AM
Fodor, Carolus Antonius (1768-1846)
Symphony No.3 in C minor (Op.19)
Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Halstead (conductor).

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