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20/04/2012

Jonathan Swain introduces another selection of highlights from 2011 Proms, to coincide with the announcement of the 2012 season.

Jonathan Swain introduces another selection of highlights from 2011 BBC Proms as the 2012 Season is announced.

12:31 AM
Wagner, Richard [1813-1883]
Lohengrin - Act 1 Prelude
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

12:40 AM
Elgar, Edward [1857-1934]
Concerto in B minor Op.61 for violin and orchestra;
Tasmin Little (violin), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis (conductor)

1:31 AM
Strauss, Richard [1864-1949]
Don Juan, Op. 20
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Andris Nelsons (conductor)

1:50 AM
Debussy, Claude [1862-1918]
Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Donald Runnicles (conductor)

2:00 AM
Ravel, Maurice [1875-1937]
La valse
Philadelphia Orchestra, Charles Dutoit (conductor)

2:14 AM
Stravinsky, Igor [1882-1971]
Tango, arr. for 19 instruments
Budapest Festival Orchestra, Ivan Fischer (conductor)

2:16 AM
Berlioz, Hector [1803-1869]
Marche hongroise (Rakoczy march)
Budapest Festival Orchestra, Ivan Fischer (conductor)

2:21 AM
Whiting, Richard [1891-1938]
Hooray for Hollywood (from Hollywood Hotel, film score)
Clare Teal, Annalene Beechey, Caroline O'Connor, Matthew Ford (vocalists), Charles Castronovo (tenor), Sarah Fox (soprano), Maida Vale Singers, John Wilson Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

2:24 AM
Berlin, Irving [1888-1989]
There's no Business like Show Business (from Annie Get Your Gun, film score)
Caroline O'Connor (vocalist), Maida Vale Singers, John Wilson Orchestra, John Wilson (conductor)

2:31 AM
Boieldieu, Adrien (1775-1834)
Concerto for harp and orchestra in C major
Suzanna Klintcharova (harp), Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Dimitar Manolov (conductor)

2:52 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Symphony No.1 in B flat major (Op.38), 'Spring'
Orchestre Nationale de France, Heinz Wallberg (conductor)

3:26 AM
Spohr, Louis (1784-1859)
Fantasy, Theme and Variations a theme of Danzi in B minor (Op.81)
László Horvath (clarinet), New Budapest String Quartet

3:34 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Rondo à la Mazur for piano in F major (Op.5)
Ludmil Angelov (piano)

3:42 AM
Mokranjac, Stevan (1856-1914)
Third Song-Wreath (From my homeland)
Karolj Kolar (tenor), Nikola Mitic (baritone), Belgrade Radio & Television Choir, Mladen Jagust (conductor)

3:51 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Trio Sonata in B minor (Wq.143)
Les Coucous Bénévoles

4:01 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Sonata for violin and keyboard (K.303) in C major
Tai Murray (violin), Shai Wosner (piano)

4:11 AM
Wassenaer, Unico Wilhelm van (1692-1766)
Concerto No.5 in F minor (from Sei Concerti Armonici 1740)
Combattimento Consort Amsterdam, Jan Willem de Vriend (conductor)

4:22 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
Suite Champêtre (Op.98b)
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Hannu Koivula (conductor)

4:31 AM
Abel, Carl Friedrich (1723-1787)
Symphony in C major, Op.10/4
La Stagione, Frankfurt, Michael Schneider (conductor)

4:40 AM
Tormis, Veljo (b. 1930)
Sügismaastikud
Norwegian Soloists' Choir, Grete Helgerød (conductor)

4:50 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Piano Sonata in C major (K.545)
Young-Lan Han (piano)

5:01 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Rosamunde - Overture (D.644)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Heinz Holliger (conductor)

5:11 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Tzigane - rapsodie de concert for violin and piano
Vilmos Szabadi (violin), Márta Gulyás (piano)

5:21 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Concerto for harp and orchestra in B flat major (Op.4 No.6) (HWV.294)
Sofija Ristič (harp), Slovenian Radio Television Symphony Orchestra, Pavle De?palj (conductor)

5:34 AM
Hoffmann, Leopold (1738-1793) (formerly attrib. to Haydn)
Concerto for flute and orchestra in D major
Emmanuel Pahud (flute), Bienne Symphony Orchestra, Marc Tardue (conductor)

5:54 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Cantata: 'Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis' (BWV.21)
Antonella Balducci (soprano), Frieder Lang (tenor), Fulvio Bettini (baritone), Solisti e Chorus of Swiss-Italian Radio and Ensemble Vanitas, Lugano, Diego Fasolis (conductor).

6 hours

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Fri 20 Apr 2012 00:30

Music Played

  • Richard Wagner - Lohengrin; Act 1 Prelude

  • Edward Elgar

    Concerto in B minor Op.61 for violin and orchestra

  • Richard Strauss

    Don Juan Op. 20

  • Claude Debussy

    Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
    • GBBBC.
  • Maurice Ravel

    La Valse

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Tango, arr. for 19 instruments

  • Hector Berlioz

    Marche hongroise (Rakoczy march)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
  • Richard A. Whiting

    Hooray for Hollywood (Hollywood Hotel)

    Singer: Clare Teal. Singer: Annalene Beechey. Singer: Caroline O'Connor. Singer: Matthew Ford. Singer: Charles Castronovo. Singer: Sarah Fox. Choir: Maida Vale Singers. Orchestra: John Wilson Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Irving Berlin

    There's no Business like Show Business (from Annie Get Your Gun, film score)

  • François‐Adrien Boïeldieu

    Concerto for harp and orchestra in C major

    Performer: Suzanna Klintcharova. Orchestra: Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Dimitar Manolov.
  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony No.1 in B flat major (Op.38) 'Spring'

    Orchestra: Orchestre Nationale de France. Conductor: Heinz Wallberg.
    • FRSRF.
  • Louis Spohr

    Fantasia, Theme and Variations on a theme of Danzi in B flat Op.81

    Performer: Laszlo Horvath. Ensemble: New Budapest Quartet.
    • HUMR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Rondo à la Mazur in F major, Op 5

    Performer: Ludmil Angelov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Stevan Mokranjac

    Third Song-Wreath (From my homeland)

    Singer: Karolj Kolar. Singer: Nikola Mitic. Choir: Belgrade Radio and Television Chorus. Conductor: Mladen Jagust.
    • CSRTS.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Trio sonata for flute, violin and continuo (Wq.143) in B minor

    Ensemble: Les Coucous Benevoles.
    • CACBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Sonata in C major, K303

    Performer: Tai Murray. Performer: Shai Wosner.
    • GBBBC.
  • Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer

    Concerto No.5 in F minor (from Sei Concerti Armonici 1740)

    Ensemble: Combattimento. Conductor: Jan Willem de Vriend.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Suite Champetre Op 98b

    Ensemble: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Hannu Koivula.
    • DKDR.
  • Carl Friedrich Abel

    Symphony in C major, Op 10 No 4

    Ensemble: La Stagione Frankfurt. Conductor: Michael Schneider.
    • DEWDR.
  • Veljo Tormis

    Sugismaastikud (Autumn landscapes)

    Choir: Norwegian Soloists' Choir. Conductor: Grete Helgerod.
    • DKDR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata in C major K.545

    Performer: Young-Lan Han.
    • KRKBS.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rosamunde, D644 (Overture)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Heinz Holliger.
    • NONRK.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Tzigane - rapsodie de concert for violin and piano

    Performer: Vilmos Szabadi. Performer: Marta Gulyas.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto for harp and orchestra in B flat major (Op.4 No.6) (HWV.294)

    Performer: Sofija Ristič. Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Pavle Dešpalj.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Leopold Hoffmann

    Concerto for flute and orchestra in D major

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Orchestra: Bienne Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marc Tardue.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata: 'Ich hatte viel Bekummernis' BWV.21

    Singer: Antonella Balducci. Singer: Frieder Lang. Singer: Fulvio Bettini. Ensemble: Solisti e Chorus of Swiss-Italian Radio. Ensemble: Ensemble Vanitas Lugano. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
    • CHSRI.

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