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Listen Up! 2006

UK's leading amateur orchestras

Tuesday 3 October 2006 19:30-21:30 (Radio 3)

Sarah Walker introduces performances that reflect the UK's thriving amateur music-making scene. There's a chance to hear some of the UK's leading amateur orchestras, from Belfast, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Southampton and Sheffield, playing music by Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Delius and a new work by Martin Suckling.

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, President of Making Music, talks about why amateur orchestras are so important, and Dermot Clinch continues his A-Z of the orchestra.

Duration:

2 hours




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