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About This Event
For BBC Radio 3 In Concert, Martin Handley presents an eclectic and chilled orchestral concert with a winter feel, given at the Alexandra Palace Theatre, London last December.
Ben Glassberg conducts music by Byrd, Haydn, Judith Weir and Einojuhani Rautavaara - his birdsong inspired Cantus Arcticus. The orchestra is joined by special guest Norwegian violinist Mari Samuelsen, who directs Bach's Violin Concerto in E and Arvo Part's Fratres from the violin.
Programme to include:
RAUTAVAARA Cantus Arcticus, Op 61
BACH Violin Concerto in E (BWV1042)
JUDITH WEIR Still, Glowing
HAYDN Symphony No 42 (second movement)
BYRD, arr. Nico Muhly Two Motets
ARVO PART Fratres
VIVALDI, recomposed MAX RICHTER Winter (Four Seasons)