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Stephen Johnson


Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2

Watch Stephen Johnson analyse Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2 with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Martin Roscoe

 

Sophie Rawsthorne with the Gamelen Ensemble


Debussy's La Mer

Watch Stephen Johnson analyse Debussy's La Mer with the BBC Symphony Orchestra

 

Stephen Johnson


Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain

Watch Stephen Johnson analyse Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain with the BBC Cocnert Orchestra

 

The Doric Quartet with Tim Gibbs


Mozart's 'Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

Watch Stephen Johnson analyse Mozart's 'Eine Kleine Nachtmusik with the Doric Quartet and Tim Gibbs

 

Robert Hollingworth and James O'Donnell


Handel's Dixit Dominus

Watch Robert Hollingworth analyse Handel's Dixit Dominus with the BBC Singers and St. James's Baroque


Stephen Johnson


Sibelius's Symphony No. 5

Watch Stephen Johnson analyse Sibelius's Symphony No. 5 with the BBC Symphony Orchestra


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Beethoven's Eroica

Watch Stephen Johnson analyse 'Eroica' with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales


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Ravel Piano Concerti

Watch Stephne Johnson analyse Ravel's Piano Concerto in G and Piano Concerto for the Left Hand with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales


Julian Bliss


The Benny Goodman Legacy - Copland & Arnold clarinet concerti

Watch Alyn Shipton analyse clarinet concertos by Copland and Arnold with the Trinity College Chamber Orchestra and Julian Bliss


Manchester Camerata


Dido & Aeneas

Watch Stephen Johnson analyse Purcell's opera in a performance by the RNCM conducted by Nicholas Kraemer.


Ashley Wass


Mussorgsky's Pictures at an exhibition

Watch Charles Hazlewood analyse Mussorgsky's 'Pictures at an Exnibition' with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales


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