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Fiona Talkington in BBC Hoddinott Hall in Cardiff and Fred Child in Saint Paul, Minnesota (host of American Public Media's daily classical music programme Performance Today) present a concert of American music given by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conducted by Garry Walker. There's also film music from the BBC Concert Orchestra, introduced by Katie Derham, as part of the BBC's Sound of Cinema season.

Thomson: Three Pictures for Orchestra (Wheatfield at Noon; The Seine at Night; Sea Piece with Birds)
Barber: Violin Concerto
Copland: Inscape
Piston: Symphony No 6

Elena Urioste (violin) (Radio 3 New Generation Artist)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor Garry Walker

Constant Lambert, arr Philip Lane: Suite from Anna Karenina
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Rumon Gamba.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

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Tue 24 Sep 2013 14:00