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John Zorn Birthday Concert

Sara Mohr-Pietsch and Tom Service introduce a concert given in Glasgow by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, celebrating the 60th birthday of American composer John Zorn.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch and Tom Service introduce a concert given earlier this evening in Glasgow by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra celebrating the 60th birthday of the American composer John Zorn, including the world premiere of a BBC Commission, Suppôts et Suppliciations.

John Zorn: Orchestral Variations
John Zorn: La Machine de l'être (Allison Bell, soprano)
John Zorn: Suppôts et Suppliciations (BBC Commission, world premiere)
John Zorn: Kol Nidre
John Zorn: Aporias (Stephen Drury piano; members of the Choristers of St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh)

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ilan Volkov.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • John Zorn

    orchestra variations

    Performers: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov (conductor)

  • John Zorn

    la machine d'etre

    Performers: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Allison Bell (soprano), Ilan Volkov (conductor)

  • John Zorn

    suppots et supplications

    Performers: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov (conductor). World premier

  • John Zorn

    Kol Nidre

    Performers: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov (conductor)

  • John Zorn

    Aporias

    Performers: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Stephen Drury (piano), 4 girls and 2 boys from The Choristers of St Mary’s Cathedral, Edinburgh, Duncan Ferguson (organist and Master of the Music), Ilan Volkov (conductor)

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