Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

EIF: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra

The Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra under Sakari Oramo perform Nielsen's Helios Overture and Symphony No 4, and Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder, with mezzo soprano Petra Lang.

Petroc Trelawny presents a concert given by the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra with conductor Sakari Oramo and mezzo-soprano Petra Lang, featuring the music of the great Danish symphonist Carl Nielsen, and German Romantic songs.

Recorded at this year's Edinburgh International Festival

Nielsen: Overture, Helios
Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder
Nielsen: Symphony No 4 'The inextinguishable'

Petra Lang (mezzo soprano)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

Followed by a second chance to hear music from this year's Proms Chamber Music series: trio sonatas by the Bach family played by Musica ad Rhenum, directed by Jed Wentz (flute).

W.F. Bach: Fantasia
J.S. Bach: Musical Offering
Telemann: Paris Quartet

Tippett: The Source
BBC Singers
conductor Stephen Cleobury

2 hours, 15 minutes