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BBC CO - Ravel, Debussy, Barber, Janacek, Butterworth, Bartok

Keith Lockhart conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in a concert of music looking back to a time before World War One. With Ravel, Debussy, Barber, Janacek, Butterworth and Bartok.

Music looking back to a time before the First World War, played by the BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Keith Lockhart. Live from the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London.

Presented by Louise Fryer

Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Debussy: Berceuse héroïque
Barber: Knoxville Summer of 1915

INTERVAL

Janacek: The Village Fiddler's Child
Butterworth: A Shropshire Lad
Bartok: Dance Suite

Live from the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London, Louise Fryer presents this concert of nostalgic music, looking back to a time before WW1, from the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London. The BBC Concert Orchestra and conductor Keith Lockhart are also joined by American soprano Nicole Cabell in Barber's song cycle Knoxville Summer of 1915, remembering an idyllic evening in the Tennessee town.

2 hours, 30 minutes

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Performer BBC Concert Orchestra

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