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BBC NOW in Mathias: Invocation and Dance. Mendelssohn: Symphony No 3. Smetana: Overture (The Bartered Bride). Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto. Plus BBC Singers in Tavener: Eonia.

Verity Sharp introduces performances from summer music festivals by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and celebrates the BBC Singers at 90. In July the orchestra visited St Davids Cathedral in Pembrokeshire as part of the Fishguard Music Festival, performing William Mathias's Invocation and Dance and Mendelssohn's Third Symphony, the Scottish. In Cardiff later that month, the founder of the Welsh Proms, Owain Arwel Hughes, conducted the orchestra in Smetana, Dvorak and Tchaikovsky - together with violinist Chloe Hanslip.

2.00pm
Mathias: Invocation and Dance
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Garry Walker (conductor)

c.2.10pm
Mendelssohn: Symphony No 3 in A minor (Scottish)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Garry Walker (conductor)

c.2.50pm
Tavener: Eonia
BBC Singers
Paul Brough (conductor)

c.2.55pm
Smetana: The Bartered Bride (Overture)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Owain Arwel Hughes (conductor)

c.3.05pm
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D
Chloe Hanslip (violin)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Owain Arwel Hughes (conductor)

c.3.45pm
Dvorak: Symphony No 7 in D minor
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Owain Arwel Hughes (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

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Fri 26 Sep 2014 14:00

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Music Played

  • Bedrich Smetana

    The Bartered Bride Overture

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes.
  • John Tavener

    Eonia

    Conductor: Paul Brough. Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 7 in D minor

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Melodie arr. for violin and orchestra, Op. 42 no. 3

    Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Performer: Lesley Hatfield.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no. 3 Op. 56

    Conductor: Garry Walker. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • William Mathias

    Invocation and Dance

    Conductor: Garry Walker. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.

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Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Performer BBC Singers

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