BBC Philharmonic under Juanjo Mena. Britten: Four Sea Interludes (Peter Grimes). Dvorak: The Water Goblin. Takemitsu: Riverrun. Debussy: La mer (Noriko Ogawa: piano).
This week Afternoon on 3 features French music, centred around the BBC Philharmonic's Reflections on Debussy series celebrating the 150th anniversary of his birth. Today's concert, recorded on Saturday, features the orchestra in a sea-themed concert. Debussy's La Mer is heard alongside watery evocations by Britten, Dvorak and Takemitsu - whose Riverrun was inspired by Debussy.
Presented by Louise Fryer.
Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Dvorak: The Water Goblin
Debussy: La mer
Noriko Ogawa (piano),
Juanjo Mena (conductor).v.