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Episode 2

With Katie Derham. Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture. Tippett: Concertos for orchestra; for violin, viola, cello and orchestra. Hough: Missa Mirabilis. Brahms: Piano Sonata No 3.

Afternoon on 3 celebrates the music of Michael Tippett with a live concert from the BBC Symphony Orchestra including his Concerto for Orchestra.

There's more from Stephen Hough as both composer and pianist: the BBC Symphony Chorus joins the Orchestra for his Missa Mirabilis, and Hough moves to the keyboard to perform Brahms's Third Piano Sonata.

Plus Tippett's Triple Concerto in a performance by the BBC Symphony Orchestra with the Leopold String Trio as soloists.

Presented by Katie Derham and Penny Gore.

Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Tippett: Concerto for orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra,
Andrew Gourlay (conductor).

Stephen Hough: Missa Mirabilis
BBC Symphony Chorus,
BBC Symphony Orchestra,
David Robertson (conductor).

Brahms: Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5
Stephen Hough (piano).

Tippett: Concerto for violin, viola, cello and orchestra
Leopold String Trio,
BBC Symphony Orchestra,
Mark Wigglesworth (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Stephen Hough

    Missa Mirabilis

  • Johannes Brahms

    Sonata no. 3 in F minor Op.5 for piano

  • Michael Tippett

    Concerto for violin, viola, cello and orchestra