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BBC Music Day Gala Concert

Ken Bruce and Katie Derham host the climax to BBC Music Day. The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra is joined by Lulu, Jamie Cullum, Catrin Finch, Noah Stewart, Jaz Dhami and more.

BBC Music Day culminates in a live gala concert from City Halls in Glasgow presented by Katie Derham and Ken Bruce, which is simulcast on Radio 2, Radio 3, Radio Scotland and the Asian Network. The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra is joined by an exciting cross-genre line-up of artists including tenor Noah Stewart, violinist Jack Liebeck, pop legends Lulu and Deacon Blue, Bhangra artist Jaz Dhami, Scots folk star Claire Hastings, harpist Catrin Finch and jazz pianist Jamie Cullum. They perform music with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Richard Balcombe.

Music includes:

Bernstein: Overture Candide
Steve Sidwell: God Only Knows (new arrangement)
Augustin Lara: Granada - Noah Stewart (tenor)
Frederick Loewe: My Fair Lady
Deacon Blue: Hipster (new arrangement by Martin Williams)
Catrin Finch: Tros Y Garreg
Jaz Dhami: Aane se uske aaye bahaar
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto (1st movement) - Jack Liebeck (violin)
Rimsky Korsakov: Procession of the Nobles

Lulu performs three songs from the outdoor stage at BBC Pacific Quay in anticipation for her City Halls visit in Part Two of the concert.

Deacon Blue: Long Window to Love (new arrangement by Martin Williams)
Puccini: Recondita Armonia (Tosca) - Noah Stewart (tenor)
Catrin Finch: Solstice
Claire Hastings: Let Ramensky Go
Bernstein: Mambo (West Side Story)
Massenet: Meditation (Thais) - Jack Liebeck (violin)
Jaz Dhami: Mitayva
Mark London: To Sir with Love

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Richard Balcombe (conductor).

2 hours

Last on

Fri 5 Jun 2015 20:00


Role Contributor
Presenter Katie Derham
Presenter Ken Bruce
Performer BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra


  • Fri 5 Jun 2015 20:00

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