Louise Fryer presents music. Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suites (excerpts). Sibelius: Pohjola's Daughter. Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. Dvorak: New World Symphony.
Introduced by Louise Fryer from the Radio 3 pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre.
Performances from some of the incredible roster of artists who will be performing there in the coming months including the Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome under Antonio Pappano and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra under Daniele Gatti
If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.
Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet Suites, op. 64
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Daniele Gatti (conductor)
Pohjola's Daughter, op. 49
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43
Alexei Volodin (piano)
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Pinchas Steinberg (conductor)
Symphony No. 9 in E minor, op. 95 ('From the New World')
Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome
Antonio Pappano (conductor).