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Owain Arwel Hughes conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in a performance of his father's opera, Menna. Plus music by Matthew Curtis, Havergal Brian, Vaughan Williams and Elgar.

Presented by Penny Gore.

Owain Arwel Hughes conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in his father's opera, Menna. Plus performances given by the BBC CO at the 2009 English Music Festival.

Arwel Hughes: Menna
Menna ...... Rebecca Bottone (soprano)
Gwynn ...... Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts (tenor)
Ivan ...... Alan Opie (baritone)
Gaynor ...... Jane Irwin (contralto)
Alys ...... Susan Bickley (mezzo-soprano)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Maida Vales Singers
Owain Arwel Hughes (conductor)

Matthew Curtis: Festival Overture
BBC Concert Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)

Havergal Brian: Reverie (English Suite No 5)
BBC Concert Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)

Vaughan Williams: Willow-wood
Jeremy Huw Williams (baritone)
BBC Concert Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)

Elgar: The Sanguine Fan
BBC Concert Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones (conductor).

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Mon 21 Sep 2009 14:00

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