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Episode 2

Episode 2 of 5

John Shea presents music inspired by dance. Barber: Suite: Souvenirs. Dvorak: Overture (Othello). Janacek: Lachian Dances. Martinu: Cello Concerto No 2. Ravel Ma mere l'oye.

Presented by John Shea.

A series of performances of music inspired by dance, featuring a set of folk-infused dances inspired by Czech composer Janacek's native region in the lower slopes of the Beskydy Hills, plus Ravel's complete ballet score for Mother Goose.

Barber: Suite: Souvenirs
Ulster Orchestra
David Angus (conductor)

Dvorak: Overture (Othello)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Grant Llewellyn (conductor)

2.40pm
Janacek: Lachian Dances
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Grant Llewellyn (conductor)

Martinu: Cello Concerto No 2
Danjulo Ishizaka (cello)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Grant Llewellyn (conductor)

Andriessen: M is for Man, Music and Mozart
Ella Kirkpatrick (soprano)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Clark Rundell (conductor)

4.10pm
Ravel: Ma mere l'oye (complete ballet)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Thierry Fischer (conductor).

3 hours

Last on

Tue 29 Sep 2009 14:00

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