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Tippett: Concerto for Double String Orchestra

Duration: 34:41

Tadaaki Otaka and the BBC Symphony Orchestra join Stephen Johnson to examine one of Sir Michael Tippett's most exuberent works, the Double String Concerto, full of rhythmic complexities and beautiful melodies.

Available since: Wed 4 Jun 2014

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Discovering Music Tippett: Concerto for Double String Orchestra

The BBC SO join Stephen Johnson to examine Sir Michael Tippett's Double String Concerto

First broadcast: 16 Apr 2005

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