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Episode 2

With Penny Gore. Stenhammar: Interlude (Sangen). Britta: Brystrom Der Vogel der Nacht. Rosenberg: Orpheus in Town Suite. Plus music by Walton, Stanford, Wagner, Bizet and Chagrin.

Penny Gore continues a week of music as part of Afternoon on 3's Nordic and Baltic season, and features performances from the BBC Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Singers.
Today's programme includes music from three Swedish composers: Wilhelm Stenhammar, who was influenced by Wagner; Hilding Rosenberg, from a later generation; and the contemporary composer Britta Brystrom.

2pm
Stenhammar
Interlude from SÃ¥ngen
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

c.2.05
Britta Brystrom
Der Vogel der Nacht
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

c.2.15
Rosenberg
Orfeus I Sta'n Suite
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

c.2.30
Walton
Cello Concerto
Paul Watkins (cello)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Edward Gardner (conductor)

c.3.05
Stanford
Magnificat for double choir
BBC Singers
Richard Pearce (conductor)

c.3.25
Wagner
Prelude to Tristan und Isolde
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Josep Pons (conductor)

c.3.40
Bizet
L' Arlesienne - suite No.1
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Josep Pons (conductor)

c.3.55
Chagrin
Symphony No.2
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Martyn Brabbins (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Fantasiestuecke, Op 12 No 2 (Warum?)

    Performer: Nikolai Demidenko.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Interlude from Sangen [The Song] - symphonic cantata Op.44

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Brystrom

    Der Vogel der Nacht

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Hilding Rosenberg

    Orpheus in town - dance suite

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • William Walton

    Cello Concerto

    Performer: Paul Watkins. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
  • Charles Wood

    Hail Gladdening Light for double choir

    Conductor: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Magnificat in B flat major for Double Choir, Op. 160

    Conductor: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Samuel Wesley

    In exitu Israel for Double Choir

    Conductor: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Richard Wagner

    Prelude to Tristan und Isolde

    Conductor: Josep Pons. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Georges Bizet

    L' Arlesienne - suite No. 1

    Conductor: Josep Pons. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Chagrin

    Chagrin Symphony No. 2

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.

Credits

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra
Performer BBC Singers

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