Presented by Clark Rundell. The BBC Philharmonic perform at Studio in Manchester. Including Verdi: Overture (The Force of Destiny), plus Mascagni, Bartok, Haydn and Schumann.
A live concert from the BBC's Manchester studios as part of the BBC Philharmonic's 75th birthday season. The orchestra's Chief Conductor Gianandrea Noseda conducts music from his native Italy, one of the greatest symphonies by Robert Schumann (himself celebrating a big birthday this year - he was born in 1810) and continuing their Bartok concerto series with pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet. Clark Rundell presents, live from Studio 7.
LIVE from Manchester:
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)
Verdi: The Force of Destiny - Overture
Mascagni: L' Amico Fritz - Intermezzo
Bartok: Piano Concerto no. 2
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)
Haydn: Symphony no. 82 in C, "The Bear"
Schumann: Symphony no. 4 in D minor.