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Music to accompany the BBC Four Symphony series. Haydn: Symphony No 22. WF Bach: Sinfonia in F (Dissonant). Wagenseil: Symphony in A, WV430. Gossec: Symphony in F.

Katie Derham continues Radio 3's month of programmes complementing the BBC4 series "Symphony" - including every note of every Symphony featured in the television series. Today she's joined by live guest, conductor Nicholas Kraemer, for a whistlestop tour through the early years of the Symphony in the mid-1700s - with some of the greatest Symphonies by Haydn and Mozart, plus three members of the Bach family... and a few others besides.

Haydn: Symphony no. 22 in E flat major (The Philosopher)
BBC Philharmonic
Nicholas Kraemer (conductor)

c. 2.15pm
WF Bach: Sinfonia in F major, Fk.67 ('Dissonant')
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Roger Norrington (conductor)

c. 2.30pm
Wagenseil: Symphony in A major, WV.430
Europa Galante
Fabio Biondi (director/violin)

c. 2.40pm
Gossec: Symphony in F major, Op. 12 no. 6
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Francois-Xavier Roth (conductor)

c. 2.55pm
C P E Bach: Symphony in A major, Wq. 182 no. 4
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Roger Norrington (conductor)

c. 3.05pm
J C Bach: Symphony in G minor, Op. 6 no. 6
Les Talens Lyriques
Christophe Rousset (conductor)

c. 3.20pm
Mozart: Symphony no. 38 in D major (Prague)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Matthias Pintscher (conductor)

c. 3.50pm
Haydn: Symphony no. 45 in F sharp minor (Farewell)
BBC Philharmonic
Nicholas Kraemer (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 22 in E flat major H.1.22 (The Philosopher)

    Conductor: Nicholas KRAEMER Performer: BBC Philharmonic

  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Sinfonia in F major F.67

    Conductor: Roger NORRINGTON Performer: Zurich Chamber Orchestra

  • Georg Christoph Wagenseil

    Symphony in A major (WV.430)

    Performer: Europa Galante - Main Artist Performer: Fabio Biondi - Main Artist

  • Fran├žois-Joseph Gossec

    Symphony in F major Op.12`6, B.59

    Conductor: Francois-Xavier ROTH Performer: BBC National Orchestra Of Wales

  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Symphony in A major Wq.182`4

    Conductor: Roger NORRINGTON Performer: Zurich Chamber Orchestra

  • Johann Christian Bach

    Symphony in G minor Op.6`6

    Performer: Christophe ROUSSET - Harpsichord Performer: Les TALENS LYRIQUES

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no. 38 in D major K.504 (Prague)

    Conductor: Matthias PINTSCHER (1971) Performer: BBC Scottish S O

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 45 in F sharp minor H.1.45 (Farewell)

    Conductor: Nicholas KRAEMER Performer: BBC Philharmonic

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