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Proms 2013: Highlights

Jonathan Swain presents a selection of music played by BBC orchestras at the 2013 Proms.

Jonathan Swain presents a selection of music from the 2013 Proms, played by the BBC orchestras.

12:31 AM
Walton, William [1902-1983]
Orb and sceptre - coronation march
BBC Philharmonic, John Storgards (conductor)

12:40 AM
Bantock, Granville [1868-1946]
The Pierrot of the minute - overture
BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

12:53 AM
Prokofiev, Sergei [1891-1953]
Concerto no. 2 in G minor Op.63 for violin and orchestra;
Daniel Hope (violin), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thomas Søndergård (conductor)

1:20 AM
Bantock, Granville [1868-1946]
Celtic symphony for strings and 6 harps
BBC Symphony Orchestra Sakari Oramo (conductor)

1:41 AM
Stravinsky, Igor [1882-1971]
The Firebird - ballet
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Matthias Pintscher (conductor)

2:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Quartet for strings in E flat major (Op.74) 'Harp'
Oslo Quartet

3:06 AM
Gilson, Paul (1865-1942)
La Mer (1892) - symphonic Sketches for orchestra, saxhorns and men's choir
Flemish Radio Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

3:43 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Trio No.7 from Essercizii Musici, for Recorder, Viola da Gamba, and continuo
Camerata Köln: Michael Schneider (solo Recorder), Rainer Zipperling (Solo Viola da Gamba), Ghislaine Wauters (Viola da Gamba 2), Yasunori Imamura (Theorbo), Sabine Bauer (organ)

3:50 AM
Bach, Johann Michael (1648-1694)
Liebster Jesu, hor mein Flehen - dialogue for 5 voices, 2vn, 2va & bc
Maria Zedelius (soprano), David Cordier (alto), Paul Elliott and Hein Meens (tenors), Michael Schopper (bass), Musica Antiqua Koln, Reinhard Goebel (director)

3:57 AM
Busoni, Ferruccio (1866-1924)
Kammer Fantasie - Carmen
Valerie Tryon (piano)

4:06 AM
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Overture from Béatrice et Bénédict - opera in 2 acts (Op.27)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

4:15 AM
Lehár, Franz (1870-1948)
Valse Boston: 'Wer hat die Liebe uns ins Herz gesenkt?' - from the operetta 'Das Land des Lächelns' Act 2
Michelle Boucher (soprano: Lisa), Mark Dubois (tenor: Sou-Chong), Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, Raffi Armenian (conductor)

4:21 AM
Geminiani, Francesco [1687-1762]
Concerto Grosso (Op.3 No.2)
Europa Galante (ensemble); Fabio Biondi (director)

4:31 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Overture (D.590) in D major "In the Italian Style"
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Paul McCreesh (conductor)

4:39 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Prelude and Fugue in E minor (Op.35 No.1) (1832)
Sylviane Deferne (piano)

4:49 AM
Piazzolla, Ástor Pantaleón (1921-1992)
Adios Noniño (tango)
Musica Camerata Montréal

4:58 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Komm, Jesu, komm (BWV.229)
Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Ivars Taurins (conductor)

5:07 AM
Gesualdo, Carlo (c.1560-1613), arr. Maxwell Davies, Peter (b. 1934)
2 Motets arr. Maxwell Davies for brass quintet - Peccantem me quotidiae; O vos omnes
The Graham Ashton Brass Ensemble (premiere recording of these transcriptions)

5:16 AM
Roman, Johan Helmich (1694-1758)
Suite (sonata) for Clavichord No.11 in F minor (IB.235)
Karin Jonsson-Hazell (harpsichord)

5:25 AM
Strauss, Johann Jr (1825-1899)
Rosen aus dem Süden, waltz (Op.388)
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Roman Zeilinger (conductor)

5:35 AM
Albéniz, Isaac (1860-1909)
Suite espanola (Op.47)
Ilze Graubina (piano)

5:58 AM
Sorkocevic, Luka (1734-1789) arranged by Frano Matušic
Symphony No.3
Dubrovnik Guitar Trio

6:05 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Concerto for flute and orchestra in G major (Wq.169)
Tom Ottar Andreassen (flute), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Roy Goodman (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • William Walton

    Orb and sceptre - coronation march

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
    • GBBBC.
  • Granville Bantock

    The Pierrot of the minute (overture)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Concerto no. 2 in G minor Op.63 for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Sondergard.
  • Granville Bantock

    Celtic symphony

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • GBBBC.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Firebird - ballet

    Conductor: Matthias Pintscher. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in E flat major, Op 74 "Harp"

    Performer: Geir Inge Lotsberg. Performer: Per Kristian Skalstad. Performer: Are Sandbakken. Performer: oystein Sonstad. Ensemble: Oslo Quartet.
    • NONRK.
  • Paul Gilson

    De Zee [The Sea] - symphony

    Orchestra: Brussels Philharmonic. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • BEVRT.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Trio No 7 (Essercizii Musici)

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Performer: Rainer Zipperling. Performer: Ghislaine Wauters. Performer: Yasunori Imamura. Performer: Sabine Bauer. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Michael Bach

    Liebster Jesu, hor mein Flehen - dialogue for 5 voices, 2vn, 2va & bc

    Singer: Maria Zedelius. Singer: David Cordier. Singer: Paul Elliott. Singer: Hein Meens. Singer: Michael Schopper. Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ferruccio Busoni

    Sonatina super Carmen (Sonatina no.6) for piano 'Kammerfantasie'

    Performer: Valerie Tryon.
    • CACBC.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Overture from Béatrice et Bénédict

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • NONRK.
  • Franz Lehár

    Valse Boston: 'Wer hat die Liebe uns ins Herz gesenkt?'

    Singer: Michel Boucher. Singer: Mark Dubois. Orchestra: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Raffi Armenian.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto Grosso, Op 3 no 2

    Ensemble: Europa Galante. Director: Fabio Biondi.
    • NONRK.
  • Franz Schubert

    Overture in D major, D590, 'in the Italian style'

    Orchestra: Stavanger Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • NONRK.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Prelude and Fugue in E minor, Op 35 no 1

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Adios nonino

    Ensemble: Musica Camerata Montréal.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Komm, Jesu, komm, BWV 229

    Choir: Tafelmusik Chamber Choir. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Ivars Taurins.
    • CACBC.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    2 Motets arr. Maxwell Davies for brass quintet

    Music Arranger: Peter Maxwell Davies. Ensemble: Graham Ashton Brass Ensemble.
    • AUABC.
  • Johan Helmich Roman

    Suite (sonata) for clavichord no.11 (IB.235) in F minor

    Performer: Karin Jonsson-Hazell.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Rosen aus dem Suden, waltz Op 388

    Ensemble: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Roman Zeilinger.
    • DKDR.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Suite espanola [Spanish Suite], Op 47

    Performer: Ilze Graubiņa.
    • LVLR.
  • Luka Sorkocevic

    Symphony No 3 in D major

    Music Arranger: Frano Matusic. Ensemble: Dubrovnik Guitar Trio.
    • HRHRT.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Flute Concerto in G major (Wq.169)

    Performer: Tom Ottar Andreassen. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • NONRK.

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