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Louise Fryer explores tone poems. With Debussy: Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune. Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead. Plus music by Brahms, Barber, Dvorak and Bernstein.

Louise Fryer explores the musical equivalent of poetry - tone poems. With a wide range of music performed by the BBC orchestras and Singers.

Debussy: Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
Sharon Bezaly (flute)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Michal Dworzynski (conductor)

2.10pm
Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

2.35pm
Brahms: Symphony No 1 in C minor
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

3.25pm
Barber: Dover Beach for voice and string quartet
James Rutherford (baritone)
Belcea Quartet

3.40pm
Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Johannes Moser (cello)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Juanjo Mena (conductor)

4.35pm
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances (West Side Story)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Juanjo Mena (conductor).

3 hours

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Mon 18 May 2009 14:00

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