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Episode 3

Penny Gore presents music performed by the BBC Philharmonic. L Berkeley: Serenade. Ireland: Piano Concerto in E flat. Walton: Partita. Rozsa: Suite (The Thief of Bagdad).

This week Penny Gore introduces music recorded recently by the BBC Philharmonic, including Russian repertoire from Glinka and Tchaikovsky to Rachmaninov and Shostakovich. And each day we will feature the film music of Miklos Roza

On Thursday, in our opera matinee we'll hear Haydn's rarely heard opera, La Vera Costanza - True Constancy - in a recording from the Bruhl Haydn Festival.

Today a varied repertoire including Lennox Berkeley's Serenade, Ireland's Piano Concerto in E flat and Walton's Partita for orchestra

Presented by Penny Gore

2pm
Berkeley - Serenade Op.12 for string orchestra
BBC Philharmonic
John Wilson (conductor)

Ireland - Concerto in E flat major for piano and orchestra 24.27
BBC Philharmonic
Leon Mccawley (piano)
John Wilson (conductor)

2.40
Walton - Partita for orchestra
BBC Philharmonic
John Wilson (conductor)

Rozsa -The Thief of Bagdad: Suite
BBC Philharmonic
Rumon Gamba (conductor).

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Lennox Berkeley

    Serenade Op.12 for string orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • John Ireland

    Concerto in E flat major for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Leon McCawley. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • William Walton

    Partita for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Miklós Rózsa

    The Thief of Bagdad: Suite

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Francis Chagrin

    Portrait of Eva from An Inspector Calls

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
    • 10323.
    • 2.
  • William Alwyn

    X1 Submarine

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
    • 10322.
    • 7.
  • William Alwyn

    Miss Marple Theme

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
    • 10322.
    • 8.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Philharmonic

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