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BBC SO in Finnish and English Music

John Storgards conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Finnish and English music, with a new piece by Lindberg, a clarinet concerto by Tiensu, and favourites by Britten and Walton.

Presented by Petroc Trelawny.

John Storgards conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a contrasting programme of Finnish and English music.

Kari Kriikku (clarinet)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
John Storgards (conductor)

Magnus Lindberg: Ottoni (UK premiere)
Britten: Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge
Jukka Tiensuu: Clarinet Concerto No 2 (Missa)
Walton: Partita for orchestra

Followed by a selection of Easter music from around the world.

Palestrina
Stabat Mater
Gabrieli Consort
Paul McCreesh

Corsican traditional Sacred
Stabat Mater
Jacky Micaelli, high voice
Jean-Etienne Langianni, bass
Marie-Ange Geronimi, high voice

Penderecki
Stabat Mater
Tapiola Chamber Choir,
Juha Kuivanen, director

Frantisek Tuma
Stabat Mater
Currende
Erik van Nevel, director

2 hours, 15 minutes

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