• Fri 5 Dec 2014

    Barbican, London
    Berlioz and Prokofiev
    • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
    • Excerpts from Roméo et Juliette
    • Brett Dean b.1961
    • Dramatis personae
    • ProkofievSergey Prokofiev 1891–1953
    • Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op 44
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Jukka-Pekka Saraste Conductor
    • Håkan Hardenberger Trumpet

    Berlioz's take on Romeo and Juliet alongside music by Artist in Association Brett Dean.

  • Thu 11 Dec 2014

    Milton Court
    French Songs
    • PoulencFrancis Poulenc 1899–1963
    • Un Soir de neige
    • MessiaenOlivier Messiaen 1908–1992
    • O sacrum convivium
    • DurufléMaurice Duruflé 1902–1986
    • Quatre motets sur des thèmes grégoriens, Op 10
    • PoulencFrancis Poulenc 1899–1963
    • Quatre motets pour le temps de Noel (Four Christmas Motets)
    • Mass in G major
    • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
    • Trois chansons de Charles d'Orléans
    • JolivetAndré Jolivet 1905–1974
    • Épithalame
    • FrançaixJean Françaix 1912–1997
    • Trois poèmes de Paul Valéry
    • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
    • Trois chansons
    • BBC Singers
    • David Hill Conductor
  • Fri 12 Dec 2014

    Barbican, London
    Nielsen: The Symphonies
    • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
    • Spring
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Symphony No. 2, 'The Four Temperaments' Symphony No. 2 'The Four Temperaments', FS29, Op 16
    • BusoniFerruccio Busoni 1866–1924
    • Concerto for Piano in C major, K247, Op 39
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • The BBC Symphony Chorus
    • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Igor Golovatenko baritone
    • Garrick Ohlsson Piano

    Our Nielsen cycle with Sakari Oramo continues with Symphony No.2.

  • Thu 18 Dec 2014

    14:00 BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
    Nordic Sounds
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Overture to Maskarade
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Violin Concerto in D minor
    • KlamiUuno Klami 1900–1961
    • Kalevala
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Santtu-Matias Rouvali conductor
    • Esther Yoo violin

    As part of BBC Radio 3's Nordic Season