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Proms 2014: China Philharmonic Orchestra

John Shea presents a concert from the 2014 Proms, with the China Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Long Yu.

John Shea presents a concert from the 2014 BBC Proms with the China Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Long Yu, which included the UK premiere of Qigang Chen's new trumpet concerto featuring soloist Alison Balsom.

1:01 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Pomp and Circumstance March no.4 in G major
China Philharmonic Orchestra, Long Yu (conductor)

1:06 AM
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilyich (1840-1893)
Romeo and Juliet - fantasy overture
China Philharmonic Orchestra, Long Yu (conductor)

1:25 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Concerto no.1 in E flat major for piano & orchestra
Haochen Zhang (piano), China Philharmonic Orchestra, Long Yu (conductor)

1:44 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Grande etude de Paganini no.3 in G sharp minor: La Campanella
Haochen Zhang (piano)

1:50 AM
Chen Qigang (b.1951)
Joie eternelle for trumpet & orchestra
Alison Balsom (trumpet), China Philharmonic Orchestra, Long Yu (conductor)

2:09 AM
Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (1839-1881) orch. Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Pictures from an Exhibition
China Philharmonic Orchestra, Long Yu (conductor)

2:42 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Märchenbilder for viola and piano (Op.113)
Maxim Rysanov (viola) , Evgeny Samoyloff (piano)

3:01 AM
Moeran, E(rnest) J(ohn) (1894-1950)
Phyllida and Corydon - choral suite (1939)
BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

3:30 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Symphony No.7 in A major (Op.92)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn (conductor)

4:11 AM
Röntgen, Julius (1855-1932)
Theme with Variations
Wyneke Jordans and Leo van Doeselaar (pianos)

4:22 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Trio Sonata in B minor (Wq.143)
Les Coucous Bénévoles

4:32 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Nulla in mundo pax sincera for soprano and orchestra (RV.630)
Marita Kvarving Sølberg (soprano), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Ketil Haugsand (conductor)

4:39 AM
Bakfark, Valentin (c.1526/30-1576)
Fantasia and Je prens en gre for lute
Jacob Heringman (lute)

4:46 AM
Goossens, Eugene (1893-1962)
Concertino for double string orchestra (Op.47)
Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Vernon Handley (conductor)

5:01 AM
Liu, Tian-Hua (1895-1932)
Wonderful Night
China Philharmonic Orchestra, Long Yu (conductor)

5:03 AM
Salzédo, Carlos (1885-1961)
Chanson dans la nuit (Study for harp)
Mojca Zlobko (harp)

5:07 AM
Bernat Vivancos [b.1973]
Nigra sum
Latvian Radio Choir, Sigvards Klava (conductor)

5:16 AM
Parac, Ivo (1890-1954)
Andante amoroso for string quartet
Zagreb Quartet - Goran Koncar & Goran Bakrac (violins), Ante Zinkovic (viola), Martin Jordan (cello)

5:23 AM
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
Souvenir d'une nuit d'été a Madrid (Spanish Overture No.2)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Dohnanyi (conductor)

5:34 AM
Albéniz, Isaac (1860-1909)
Cordoba - from Cantos de Espana for piano (Op.232 No.4)
Jin-Ho Kim (piano)

5:38 AM
Albéniz, Isaac (1860-1909)
Sevilla (Sevillanas) and Cataluna (Corranda) - from Suite espanola No.1, Op.47
Sean Shibe (guitar)

5:47 AM
Eccles, Henry [?1675-?1745]
Sonata for double bass, continuo and strings
Joel Quarrington (double bass), Members of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Eric Robertson (harpsichord), Timothy Vernon (conductor)

5:56 AM
Buxtehude, Dietrich (1637-1707)
Ich bin die Auferstehung und das Leben, BuxWV.44
Klaus Mertens (bass), Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, Ton Koopman (conductor)

6:02 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Flute Sonata in B minor (BWV.1030)
Bart Kuijken (flute), Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichord)

6:22 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Aufforderung zum Tanz - rondo brillant for piano (Op.65)
Arthur Schnabel (piano)

6:32 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
String Quartet in G minor (Op.10)
Yggdrasil String Quartet: Fredrik Paulsson & Per Öman (violins), Robert Westlund (viola), Per Nyström (cello)

6:56 AM
Sculthorpe, Peter [1929-]
Beautiful Fresh Flower (Chinese melody)
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Geoffrey Simon (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    Excerpt from "Madrigal-Nocturne" from "La Cheminee du Roi Rene"

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March no.4 in G major

    Orchestra: China Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Pyotr Tchaikovsky

    Romeo and Juliet - fantasy overture

    Orchestra: China Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Franz Liszt

    Piano Concerto no.1 in E flat major

    Performer: Haochen Zhang. Orchestra: China Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Franz Liszt

    Grande etude de Paganini no.3 in G sharp minor: La Campanella

    Performer: Haochen Zhang.
  • Qigang Chen

    Joie eternelle for trumpet & orchestra

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Orchestra: China Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures at an Exhibition (orchestrated by Ravel)

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Orchestra: China Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Robert Schumann

    Marchenbilder for viola and piano (Op.113)

    Performer: Maxim Rysanov. Performer: Evgeny Samoyloff.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Excerpt from "Madrigal-Nocturne" from "La Cheminee du Roi Rene"

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Ernest John Moeran

    Phyllida and Corydon - choral suite (1939)

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No.7 in A major (Op.92)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • NONRK.
  • Julius Röntgen

    Theme with variations

    Performer: Wyneke Jordans. Performer: Leo van Doeselaar.
    • NLNOS.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Trio sonata for flute, violin and continuo (Wq.143) in B minor

    Ensemble: Les Coucous Benevoles.
    • CACBC.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Nulla in mundo pax sincera for soprano and orchestra (RV.630)

    Singer: Marita Kvarving Solberg. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Ketil Haugsand.
    • NONRK.
  • Bálint Bakfark

    Fantasia and Je prens en gre for lute

    Performer: Jacob Heringman.
    • DEWDR.
  • Sir Eugene Goossens

    Concertino for double string orchestra (Op.47)

    Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Excerpt from "Madrigal-Nocturne" from "La Cheminee du Roi Rene"

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Tian-Hua Liu

    Wonderful Night

    Orchestra: China Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Carlos Salzedo

    Chanson dans la nuit (Study for harp)

    Performer: Mojca Zlobko.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Bernat Vivancos

    Nigra sum

    Choir: Latvian Radio Choir. Conductor: Sigvards Kļava.
    • ESCAT.
  • Ivo Parac

    Andante amoroso

    Ensemble: Zagreb Quartet.
    • HRHRT.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Souvenir d'une nuit d'ete a Madrid, 'Spanish overture No 2'

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Oliver von Dohnányi.
    • SKSR.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Cordoba; from Cantos de Espana for piano (Op.232 No.4)

    Performer: Jin-Ho Kim.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Invocaion de M de Falla

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • GBBBC.
  • Henry Eccles

    Sonata for double bass, continuo and strings

    Performer: Joel Quarrington. Performer: Eric Robertson. Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Timothy Vernon.
    • CACBC.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Ich bin die Auferstehung und das Leben, Bux WV 44

    Singer: Klaus Mertens. Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Director: Ton Koopman.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata in B minor BWV.1030 for flute and keyboard

    Performer: Bart Kuijken. Performer: Gustav Leonhardt.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Aufforderung zum Tanz [Invitation to the dance]: rondo brillant for piano Op.65

    Performer: Artur Schnabel.
    • SESR.
  • Claude Debussy

    String Quartet in G minor (Op.10)

    Performer: Fredrik Paulsson. Performer: Per Öman. Performer: Robert Westlund. Performer: Per Nystrom. Ensemble: Yggdrasil String Quartet.

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