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Young Artists Day

As part of Radio 3's Young Artists Day, Ian Skelly presents music by Bartok, Schoenberg, Strauss and Mendelssohn performed by youth orchestras from Spain and Switzerland.

As part of Radio 3's Young Artists Day, Ian Skelly presents a special edition of Afternoon on 3 featuring performances of music by Bartok, Schoenberg, Richard Strauss and Mendelssohn by youth orchestras from Spain and Switzerland. With contributions from three of today's young musicians: the video artist Ruth Spencer, the composer Lloyd Coleman and the oboist and composer, Michael Sluman.

2pm
Ruth Spencer Jolly talks about life as a young video artist

c.2.10pm
Bartók
Divertimento for Strings
Spanish National Youth Orchestra
Günter Pichler

c.2.35pm
Schoenberg
Verklärte Nacht
Spanish National Youth Orchestra
Günter Pichler

c.3.05pm
Lloyd Coleman talks to Ian Skelly about life as a young composer

c.3.20pm
Mendelssohn
Violin Concerto in E minor Op.64
Renaud Capuçon, violin
Verbier Festival Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden

c.3.45pm
Michael Sluman talks about his life as a young oboist and composer

c.3.55pm
Richard Strauss
Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche Op.28
Spanish National Youth Orchestra
Lutz Köhler.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Béla Bartók

    Divertimento for String Orchestra

    Orchestra: Orquesta Nacional de España. Conductor: Günter Pichler.

    Recorded 25th June 2014 at the Hospital Real, Granada, Spain

  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Verklarte Nacht Op.4

    Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Spain. Conductor: Günter Pichler.

    Recorded 25th June 2014 at the Hospital Real, Granada, Spain

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor Op.64

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Orchestra: Verbier Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Jaap van Zweden.

    Recorded 31st July 2014 at Combins Hall, Verbier

  • Richard Strauss

    Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche Op.28

    Orchestra: Orquesta Nacional de España. Performer: Lutz Köhler.

    Recorded 8th August 2014 at the Grand Hall, Admiral's Palace, Berlin

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Concerto No 1 in B flat major, K 207 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Vilde Frang. Ensemble: Arcangelo. Conductor: Jonathan Cohen.
    • Warner.

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