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BBC Concert Orchestra

Penny Gore presents the BBC Concert Orchestra in an all-Tchaikovsky concert at the Mermaid, Blackfriars. Plus the BBC SSO in Mendelssohnn: Octet in E flat for strings.

The BBC Concert Orchestra live in concert at the Mermaid, Blackfriars. An all-Tchaikovsky programme conducted by Johannes Wildner. Introduced by Louise Fryer.

Plus Penny Gore presents more words and music about chess in Radio 3's Checkmate season.

Tchaikovsky: Serenade for strings
BBC Concert Orchestra
Johannes Wildner (conductor)

Tchaikovsky: Rococo variations
Benjamin Hughes (cello)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Johannes Wildner (conductor)

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 1 (Winter Daydreams)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Johannes Wildner (conductor)

Anne Bronte: reading from "The Tenant of Wildfell Hall"

Mendelssohn: Octet for strings in E flat major
[version for string orchestra]
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Koenig (conductor).

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