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To mark the start of the 2013 BBC Proms season, Jonathan Swain presents a programme of earlier Proms performances by BBC Orchestras, anticipating some of the themes in 2013.

BBC Proms past. On the first weekend of this year's BBC Proms Jonathan Swain presents a programme of past Proms performances by BBC Orchestras looking ahead to some of this year's themes.

1:01 AM
Berlioz, Hector [1803-1869]
Overture to Les francs-juges (Op. 3)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thierry Fischer (conductor)

1:13 AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
Scherzo fantastique (Op.3) (1907-8)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Semyon Bychkov (conductor)

1:25 AM
Herrmann, Bernard [1911-1975]
Excerpts from the films: "The man who knew too much" & "Citizen Kane"
BBC Concert Orchestra; Keith Lockhart (conductor)

1:31 AM
Wagner, Richard [1813-1883]
Siegfried Idyll
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Donald Runnicles (conductor)

1:50 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph [1872-1958]
Job - a masque for dancing
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis (conductor)

2:34 AM
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Choral dances from 'Gloriana'
BBC Singers, Stephen Layton (conductor)

2:43 AM
Williams, John (Towner) [b.1932]
3 movie themes - from Star Wars, Schindler's List & Harry Potter
BBC Concert Orchestra; Keith Lockhart (conductor)

3:01 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in C major (D.956)
Artemis Quartet

3:52 AM
Bruhns, Nicolaus (1665-1697)
Jauchzet dem Herren alle Welt - cantata for voice, 2 violins and continuo
Guy de Mey (tenor), Ricercar Consort

4:04 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Trio No.8 from Essercizii Musici, for Recorder, Harpsichord obligato, and continuo
Camerata Köln

4:13 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Pieces from Les Indes Galantes
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Terje Tønnesen (conductor)

4:26 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918), orchestrated by Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Danse (Tarantelle styrienne)
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Kazuhiro Koizumi (conductor)

4:32 AM
Dela, Maurice (1919-1978)
Peter Oundjian (violin), William Tritt (piano)

4:44 AM
Kisielewski, Stefan (1911-1991)
Suite from the ballet 'Fun Fair'
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, Michal Nesterowicz (conductor)

4:56 AM
Horowitz, Vladimir [1904-1989]
Moment Exotique
Vladimir Horowitz (piano)

5:01 AM
Debussy, Claude [1862-1918]
En blanc et noir for 2 pianos
Lestari Scholtes (piano), Gwilym Janssens (piano)

5:18 AM
Madetoja, Leevi (1887-1947)
Dance Vision (Tanssinäky) (Op.11)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jorma Panula (conductor)

5:26 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Visions Fugitives (Op.22) (VIII - XIII)
Roger Woodward (piano)

5:34 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943) arr. Alan Arnold
Vocalise (Op.34 No.14)
Győző Máté (viola), Balázs Szokolay (piano)

5:40 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828) [text Friedrich Schiller]
Die Götter Griechenlands (D.677b)
Christoph Prégardien (tenor), Andreas Staier (fortepiano)

5:45 AM
Evanghelatos, Antiochos (1903-1981)
Coasts and Mountains of Attica
National Symphony Orchestra of Greek Radio, conductor Andreas Pylarinos

5:58 AM
Tavener, (Sir) John (b.1944)
Funeral Ikos (The Greek funeral sentences) for chorus
Norwegian Soloists' Choir, Grete Pedersen Helgerød (conductor)

6:04 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897) [text Friedrich Schiller]
Nänie (Op.82)
Oslo Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor)

6:17 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Funérailles - from Harmonies Poétiques et Religieuses: 10 pieces for piano (S.173 No.7)
François-Frédéric Guy (piano)

6:31 AM
Karlowicz, Mieczyslaw (1876-1909)
Symphonic Poem: Eternal Songs (Op.10)
National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Janusz Powolny (conductor).

6 hours

Last on

Sat 13 Jul 2013 01:00

Music Played

  • Hector Berlioz

    Overture to Les francs-juges, Op 3

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
    • GBBBC.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Scherzo fantastique (Op. 3) (1907-8)

  • Bernard Herrmann

    Excerpts from the films: "The man who knew too much" & "Citizen Kane"

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegfried Idyll

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Job - a masque for dancing

  • Benjamin Britten

    Choral dances from 'Gloriana'

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • GBBBC.
  • John Williams

    3 movie themes

  • Franz Schubert

    Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in C major (D.956)

    Performer: Christian Poltéra. Ensemble: Artemis Quartet.
    • NONRK.
  • Nicolaus Bruhns

    Jauchzet dem Herren alle Welt - cantata for voice, 2 violins, [bassoon] and cont

    Singer: Guy de Mey. Ensemble: Ricercar Consort.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Trio No.8 from Essercizii Musici

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Performer: Rainer Zipperling. Performer: Yasunori Imamura. Performer: Sabine Bauer. Performer: Harald Hoeren. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes Galantes (excerpts)

    Orchestra: Det Norske Kammerorkester. Conductor: Terje Tonnesen.
    • NONRK.
  • Claude Debussy

    Tarantelle styrienne

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Orchestra: Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kazuhiro Koizumi.
    • CACBC.
  • Stefan Kisielewski

    Suite from the ballet "Fun Fair"

    Orchestra: Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra Katowice. Conductor: Michał Nesterowicz.
    • PLPR.
  • Vladimir Horowitz

    Moment Exotique [Welte Mignon]

    Performer: Vladimir Horowitz.
  • Leevi Madetoja

    Dance Vision (Tanssinaky), Op 11

    Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jorma Panula.
    • FIYLE.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise, Op 34 No 14 arr. Arnold for viola and piano

    Performer: Gyozo Mate. Performer: Balázs Szokolay. Music Arranger: Alan Arnold.
    • HUMR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Gotter Griechenlands D.677b

    Performer: Andreas Staier. Author: Friedrich Schiller. Singer: Christoph Prégardien.
    • DEWDR.
  • Antiochus Evanghelatos

    Coasts and Mountains of Attica

    Orchestra: National Symphony Orchestra of Greek Radio. Conductor: Andreas Pylarinos.
    • GRERT.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Nanie Op 82

    Author: Friedrich Schiller. Choir: Oslo Filharmoniske Kor. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.
    • NONRK.
  • Franz Liszt

    Funerailles - from Harmonies poetiques et religieuses: 10 pieces for piano

    Performer: François-Frédéric Guy.