Michael Berkeley, Benjamin Britten and Vaughan Williams

Duration: 2 hours, 25 minutes

First transmitted in 2005, the BBC National Orchestra of Wales - conducted by Richard Hickox - performs a new concerto by Michael Berkeley. Soprano Susan Gritton sings four songs by Benjamin Britten, and there is a performance of Vaughan Williams' 1913 work 'A London Symphony'. Live from Royal Albert Hall. (2005)

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Credits

Presenter
Charles Hazlewood
Director
Rhodri Huw
Producer
Suzy Klein
Performer
Susan Gritton
Conductor
Richard Hickox

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