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Music from Danish and Finnish orchestras. Shostakovich: Symphony No 1. Gliere: Concerto, Op 82. Haydn: Symphony No 44. Strauss: Salome (final scene). Stravinsky: The Firebird.

Afternoon on 3 focuses this week on recent concert performances from Scandinavian radio symphony orchestras. In the first programme of the series, Katie Derham presents recordings by the Danish National and Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestras, today including Shostakovich's Symphony No.1, Haydn Symphony No.44 'Trauer', and Stravinsky's Firebird. Plus sopranos Anu Komsi sings Gliere and Nina Stemme sings from Strauss's Salome.

Presented by Katie Derham.

Symphony No.1 in F minor, Op.10
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Mikhail Tatarnikov (conductor)

Concerto for Coloratura Soprano and Orchestra, Op.82
Anu Komsi (soprano)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Santtu-Matias Rouvali (conductor)

Symphony No.44 in E minor, Hob.1:44 (Trauer)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Heinz Holliger (conductor)

Final Scene from Salome, Op.54
Nina Stemme (soprano)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Hannu Lintu (conductor)

Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Mon 2 Feb 2015 14:00

Music Played

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony no. 1 in F minor, Op. 10

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov.
  • Reinhold Moritzevich Glière

    Concerto for Coloratura Soprano and Orchestra, Op. 82

    Conductor: Santtu-Matias Rouvali. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Singer: Anu Komsi.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 44 in E minor, Hob. I:44 'Trauer'

    Conductor: Heinz Holliger. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
  • Richard Strauss

    Salome, Op. 54 - The Final Scene

    Singer: Nina Stemme. Conductor: Hannu Lintu. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    L'oiseau de feu (The Firebird) - The complete ballet

    Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra.