BBC SSO - Mendelssohn, Vaughan Williams, Schubert
Andrew Manze conducts the BBC SSO. Mendelssohn: Overture (The Fair Melusine). Vaughan Williams: Concerto for Oboe and Strings (soloist: Nicholas Daniel). Schubert: Symphony No 9.
From Eden Court, Inverness
Presented by Mary Ann Kennedy
The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Andrew Manze, performs Vaughan Williams' Concerto for Oboe and Strings with Nicholas Daniel and Schubert's Symphony No. 9.
Mendelssohn: The Fair Melusine, Overture
Vaughan Williams: Concerto for Oboe and Strings
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 in C (Great)
Nicholas Daniel (oboe)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Manze (conductor)
Schubert's 'Great' Ninth Symphony is often regarded as the pinnacle of his orchestral writing. Andrew Manze - admired for his interpretations of the classical canon - conducts this mighty symphonic testament with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, preceded by an early 20th-Century English work which is also central to Manze's musical personality.
Nicholas Daniel is the soloist in Vaughan Williams' Concerto for Oboe and Strings, and the orchestra begins with music by Mendelssohn, his Concert Overture, The Fair Melusine.