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Katie Derham presents music performed by the BBC NOW. Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man. Hummel: Trumpet Concerto, S49/W1. Copland: Quiet City. Dvorak: New World Symphony.

Katie Derham presents performances from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, today featuring an American themed concert given last month at the William Aston Hall, Wrexham and conducted by Ben Gernon. Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man and Quiet City are followed by Dvorak's impressions of the New World. Plus BBC NOW principal trumpet Philippe Schartz takes centre stage in Hummel's Trumpet Concerto.

2pm
Copland Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion
Hummel Concerto s49/w1 for trumpet and orchestra in E (or E flat) major
Philippe Schartz (trumpet)

c.2.20pm
Copland Quiet city for cor anglais, trumpet and strings
Philippe Schartz (trumpet)
Sarah-jayne Porsmoguer (cor anglais)
Dvorak Symphony no. 9 in E minor Op.95 (From the New World)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Ben Gernon (conductor).

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Concerto s49/w1 for trumpet and orchestra in E (Eb) major

    Performer: Philippe Schartz. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Aaron Copland

    Quiet city for cor anglais, trumpet and strings

    Performer: Philippe Schartz. Performer: sarah-jayne porsmoguer. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Frank Bridge

    2 Old English songs vers. for string orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Orchestral Works Vol. 5.
    • Chandos.
    • 10 - 11.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales

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