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A focus on the musical scene in the Nordic countries. Schumann: Symphony No 1. Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No 5. Liszt: Totentanz. Rachmaninov: The Rock. Beethoven: Symphony No 6.

This week Afternoon on 3 looks north to the rich musical scene in the Nordic countries, with performances of Schumann symphonies from the Bergen Symphony Orchestra, plus other music played by the Swedish Radio Orchestra, the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, the Tampere Philharmonic from Finland and the Iceland Symphony Orchestra.

2 hours, 30 minutes

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Mon 23 May 2011 14:00

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Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony No. 1 in B flat, op. 38 ('Spring')

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Saleem Abboud Ashkar.

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Piano Concerto No. 5 in G, op. 55

    Performer: Nikolai Demidenko (piano). Orchestra: Danish National Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Christoph Poppen.

  • Franz Liszt


    Performer: Peter Friis-Johansson (piano). Orchestra: Swedish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Dmitri Slobodeniouk.

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    The Rock, op. 7

    Orchestra: Swedish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Dmitri Slobodeniouk.

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No. 6 in F, op. 68 ('Pastoral')

    Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.