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Episode 3

Episode 3 of 5

Penny Gore presents music focusing on the viola, with Elgar: In the South; Tabakova: The Court Jester Amareu (Maxim Rysanov, viola); and Liszt: A Faust Symphony.

Presented by Penny Gore.

The 'Cinderella of the orchestra', the viola, takes centre stage, with a variety of concertos, sonatas and other works for the instrument.

Elgar: In the South
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

Tabakova: Suite in old style for viola, strings and harpsichord (The Court jester Amareu)
Maxim Rysanov (viola)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Michal Dworzynski (conductor)

2.45pm
Liszt: A Faust Symphony
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor).

2 hours

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