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BBC Philharmonic - Verdi, Bruch, Beethoven

Gianandrea conducts the BBC Philharmonic at Bridgewater Hall. Verdi: Overture (Nabucco). Bruch: Violin Concerto No 1 (soloist: Renaud Capucon). Beethoven: Symphony No 3 (Eroica).

Live from The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Presented by Martin Handley

The BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda, performs Verdi's Overture to 'Nabucco', Bruch's Violin Concerto with Renaud Capuçon and Beethoven's Symphony No 3, 'Eroica'.

Verdi: Overture to 'Nabucco'
Bruch: Violin Concerto No 1

8:10 Interval Music

8.30
Beethoven: Symphony No 3, 'Eroica'

BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)
Renaud Capuçon (violin)

In Verdi's bicentenary year, his overture to 'Nabucco' opens tonight's programme, before the masterly French violinist Renaud Capuçon joins the BBC Philharmonic and Conductor Laureate Gianandrea Noseda in one of the world's favourite violin concertos. In the second part of the concert the full power of Beethoven's heroic, and anti-heroic, Third Symphony is released.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • CHH Parry

    Songs of Farewell - At the round earth's imagined corners

    Choir: The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge. Director: Richard Marlow.
    • Conifer.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Three Motets Op.38 - Coelos ascendit

    Choir: The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge. Director: Richard Marlow.
    • Conifer.
  • Hubert Parry

    There is an old belief (Songs of Farewell)

    Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Director: Richard Marlow.
    • Conifer.
  • Hubert Parry

    Lord, let me know mine end (Songs of Farewell)

    Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Director: Richard Marlow.
    • Conifer.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Eternal Father, Op 135

    Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Director: Richard Marlow.
    • Conifer.

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