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BBC Symphony Orchestra - Janacek, Rimsky-Korsakov, Rolf Hind

BBC SO, Jakub Hrusa - Janacek, Rimsky-Korsakov, Rolf Hind.

Recorded in the Barbican Hall, London

Presented by Katie Derham
The BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Jakub Hrusa, perform music by Janacek and RImsky-Korsakov, alongside a new piece for accordion and orchestra by Rolf Hind.

Janacek (arr. Jilek): The Cunning Little Vixen - Suite (UK premiere)
Rolf Hind: The Tiniest House of Time, for accordion and orchestra (BBC commission: World premiere)
Rimsky-Korsakov: Sheherazade

James Crabb (accordion)
BBC SO
Jakub Hrusa (conductor)

Fariy-tale and fantasy underpin this BBC SO concert, in which Rimsky-Korsakov's magnificent orchestral evocation of scenes from the Arabian Nights is coupled with music from Janacek's witty and wistful woodland opera. Completing the programme a brand new work from Rolf Hind, specially-composed for accordion virtuoso James Crabb, based on texts and ideas from ancient Sufi poetry.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Sunday Concert

    • Leos Janáček

      The Cunning little vixen - suite, arr. Jilek in 1 movement

      Conductor: Jakub HRUSA Performer: BBC S O.

    • Rolf Hind

      The Tiniest House of Time for accordion and orchestra

      Conductor: Jakub HRUSA Performer: James CRABB - Accordion Performer: BBC S O.

    • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

      Sheherazade - symphonic suite Op.35

      Conductor: Jakub HRUSA Performer: BBC S O.

  • Leos Janáček

    Suite: The Cunning Little Vixen

  • Rolf Hind

    The Tiniest House of Time, for accordion and orchestra

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Sheherazade - Symphonic Suite Op.35

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