BBC Concert Orchestra
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1952-01
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BBC Concert Orchestra

BBC Concert Orchestra Biography (Wikipedia)

The BBC Concert Orchestra is a British orchestra based in London, one of the British Broadcasting Corporation's five radio orchestras. With around fifty players, it is the only one of the five BBC orchestras which is not a full-scale symphony orchestra. The BBC Concert Orchestra is the BBC's most populist ensemble, playing a mixture of classical music, light music and popular numbers. Its primary role is to produce music for radio broadcast, and it is the resident orchestra of the world's longest running live music programme, Friday Night is Music Night on BBC Radio 2.

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BBC Concert Orchestra Performances & Interviews


BBC Concert Orchestra Tracks

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Hector Berlioz
Romeo and Juliet - Introduction; Romeo Alone - Festivities at the Capulets
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Romeo and Juliet - Introduction; Romeo Alone - Festivities at the Capulets
Nicolò Paganini
Cantabile
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Cantabile
Franz Liszt
Symphonic poem Hamlet
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Symphonic poem Hamlet
Richard Wagner
Prelude - Tristan and Isolde
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Prelude - Tristan and Isolde
Hector Berlioz
Ballet music Les Troyens
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Ballet music Les Troyens
Hector Berlioz
Symphonie fantastique Un bal
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Symphonie fantastique Un bal
Hector Berlioz
Les Troyens ballet music
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Les Troyens ballet music
Hector Berlioz
King Lear Overture
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King Lear Overture
Hector Berlioz
Beatrice and Benedict Overture
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Beatrice and Benedict Overture
Hector Berlioz
Reverie and Caprice
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Reverie and Caprice
Hector Berlioz
Les Francs-Juges
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Les Francs-Juges
Gary Wilmot
Copacabana (Friday Night Is Music Night live from the Queen Elizabeth Hall )
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Copacabana (Friday Night Is Music Night live from the Queen Elizabeth Hall )
Shaun Escoffery
Can You Feel The Love Tonight (Live on Friday Night Is Music Night)
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Can You Feel The Love Tonight (Live on Friday Night Is Music Night)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Capriccio Espagnol (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Capriccio Espagnol (Friday Night is Music Night)
Gary Wilmot
Copacabana (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Copacabana (Friday Night is Music Night)
Sarah Fox
Jolly Holiday (Mary Poppins) (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Jolly Holiday (Mary Poppins) (Friday Night is Music Night)
Sarah Fox
Song To The Moon (Rusalka) (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Song To The Moon (Rusalka) (Friday Night is Music Night)
Thomas Nielsen & BBC Concert Orchestra
Someone To Watch Over Me (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Someone To Watch Over Me (Friday Night is Music Night)
Gary Wilmot
Hushabye Mountain (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Hushabye Mountain (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) (Friday Night is Music Night)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Overture: West Side Story (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Overture: West Side Story (Friday Night is Music Night)
BBC Concert Orchestra
High Adventure (Friday Night Is Music Night Sig Tune)
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High Adventure (Friday Night Is Music Night Sig Tune)
BBC Concert Orchestra
The Sea Hawk
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The Sea Hawk
BBC Concert Orchestra
That's Entertainment (The Bandwagon)
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That's Entertainment (The Bandwagon)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Manhattan Skyline (Saturday Night Fever)
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Manhattan Skyline (Saturday Night Fever)
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Charade
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Charade
BBC Concert Orchestra
Strike Up The Band
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Strike Up The Band
BBC Concert Orchestra
Jurassic Park (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Jurassic Park (Friday Night is Music Night)
Gary Wilmot
Soliloquy (Carousel) (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Soliloquy (Carousel) (Friday Night is Music Night)
Sarah Fox
Can't Help Livin' Dat Man (Showboat) (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Can't Help Livin' Dat Man (Showboat) (Friday Night is Music Night)
Thomas Nielsen & BBC Concert Orchestra
Napoli (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Napoli (Friday Night is Music Night)
Sarah Fox
Will You Remember? (Maytime) (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Will You Remember? (Maytime) (Friday Night is Music Night)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Seventy Six Trombones (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Seventy Six Trombones (Friday Night is Music Night)
Gary Wilmot
Ya Got Trouble (The Music Man) (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Ya Got Trouble (The Music Man) (Friday Night is Music Night)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Festive Overture (Friday Night is Music Night)
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Festive Overture (Friday Night is Music Night)
William Walton
Crown Imperial
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Crown Imperial
William Walton
The Wise Virgins - Complete Ballet (after J.S.Bach)
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The Wise Virgins - Complete Ballet (after J.S.Bach)
William Walton
Crown Imperial - March
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Crown Imperial - March
Louise Dearman
Get Happy
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Get Happy
Benjamin Britten
Noye's Fludde (conclusion)
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Noye's Fludde (conclusion)
John Alden Carpenter
Krazy Kat: A Jazz Pantomime (1921)
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Krazy Kat: A Jazz Pantomime (1921)
Betsy Wolfe
I Can Do Better Than That
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I Can Do Better Than That
Louise Dearman
Let's Do It (Paris)
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Let's Do It (Paris)
Louise Dearman
Be A Clown (The Pirate)
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Be A Clown (The Pirate)
Louise Dearman
The Man That Got Away (A Star Is Born)
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The Man That Got Away (A Star Is Born)
Louise Dearman
So In Love (Kiss Me, Kate)
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So In Love (Kiss Me, Kate)
Graham Bickley
From This Moment On (Kiss Me, Kate)
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From This Moment On (Kiss Me, Kate)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Somewhere Over The Rainbow (The Wizard Of Oz)
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Somewhere Over The Rainbow (The Wizard Of Oz)
Graham Bickley
You're Sensational (High Society)
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You're Sensational (High Society)
Louise Dearman
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
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Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
Louise Dearman
The Trolley Song (Meet Me In St. Louis)
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The Trolley Song (Meet Me In St. Louis)
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Playlists featuring BBC Concert Orchestra


Upcoming BBC Events

BBC Concert Orchestra at Saffron Hall
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Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
2019-02-23T05:35:06
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Disney's Broadway Hits
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Royal Albert Hall
2019-03-01T05:35:06
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1
Mar
2019
Disney's Broadway Hits

Disney's Broadway Hits

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Disney's Broadway Hits
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Royal Albert Hall
2019-03-02T05:35:06
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2
Mar
2019
Disney's Broadway Hits

Disney's Broadway Hits

14:30
Royal Albert Hall
Disney's Broadway Hits
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Royal Albert Hall
2019-03-02T05:35:06
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2
Mar
2019
Disney's Broadway Hits

Disney's Broadway Hits

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night is Music Night: Michael Bolton
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London Palladium
2019-03-04T05:35:06
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Upcoming Events

23
Feb
2019
BBC Concert Orchestra, Thomas Gould, Rumon Gamba and Jess Gillam
Saffron Hall, Cambridge, UK

Past BBC Events

Berlioz – The Ultimate Romantic: music and the stage
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Alexandra Palace
2019-02-16T05:35:06
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16
Feb
2019
Berlioz – The Ultimate Romantic: music and the stage

Berlioz – The Ultimate Romantic: music and the stage

Alexandra Palace
BBC Concert Orchestra 2018-19 Southbank Centre Season: Friday Night Is Music Night
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Southbank Centre, London
2019-02-08T05:35:06
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8
Feb
2019
BBC Concert Orchestra 2018-19 Southbank Centre Season: Friday Night Is Music Night

BBC Concert Orchestra 2018-19 Southbank Centre Season: Friday Night Is Music Night

Southbank Centre, London
Berlioz – The Ultimate Romantic: musical connections
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Alexandra Palace
2019-02-06T05:35:06
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6
Feb
2019
Berlioz – The Ultimate Romantic: musical connections

Berlioz – The Ultimate Romantic: musical connections

Alexandra Palace
Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night is Music Night: Hackney Empire
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Hackney Empire
2019-01-29T05:35:06
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29
Jan
2019
Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night is Music Night: Hackney Empire

Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night is Music Night: Hackney Empire

Hackney Empire
Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night Is Music Night: Capes and Crusaders
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Hackney Empire
2019-01-24T05:35:06
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24
Jan
2019
Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night Is Music Night: Capes and Crusaders

Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night Is Music Night: Capes and Crusaders

Hackney Empire

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