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Hans Gal's Symphony No 2 and Walton's Henry V

Music performed by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Including Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante, K364. Gal: Symphony No 2. Walton: Henry V - A Shakespeare Scenario.

This week Katie Derham presents recent performances from the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Today's programme includes another offering from Hans Gal; the Austrian composer who fled the Nazi's to live in Scotland. His Symphony no.2 is conducted by Otto Tausk. Plus Walton's Shakespeare scenario, Henry V, in a performance the orchestra gave at Glasgow City Halls with actor William Houston.

Presented by Katie Derham

2pm
Mozart Sinfonia concertante in E flat major K.364 for violin, viola and orchestra (KE.320d)
Laura Samuel (violin)
Scott Dickinson (viola)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Donald Runnicles (conductor)

c.2.30pm
Gal Symphony no.2, Op.53
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Otto Tausk (conductor)

Stenhammar Interlude from Sangen
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Stefan Solyom (conductor)

c.3.25pm
Walton Henry V - A Shakespeare scenario compiled & arr C Palmer
William Houston (actor)
Glasgow Chamber Choir
Choristers from St. Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Richard Farnes (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sinfonia Concertante in E flat major K.364

    Performer: Laura Samuel. Performer: Scott Dickinson. Conductor: Donald Runnicles. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
  • William Walton

    Henry V - A Shakespeare scenario compiled & arr. C Palmer

    Conductor: Richard Farnes. Choir: Glasgow chamber choir. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

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