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Featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Foulds: April - England. Sibelius: Violin Concerto. Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No 5. Plus the BBC Singers in Philips, Beamish and Stanford.

Penny Gore concludes a week of recent recordings made by the BBC Symphony Orchestra. The outstanding young Ukrainian violinist Valeriy Sokolov joins the orchestra with conductor Edward Gardner to perform Sibelius's Violin Concerto, and current BBC New Generation Artist Louis Schwizgebel performs Saint-Saëns's 5th Piano Concerto conducted by Martyn Brabbins. Plus Mirror II by the Danish composer Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen and Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents a concert of British choral music given by the BBC Singers.

Penny Gore (presenter)

April - England
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

Violin Concerto Op.47
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Valeriy Sokolov (violin)
Edward Gardner (conductor)

Mirror II
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)

BBC Singers in Concert
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Music includes:

Sally BEAMISH: Shadow and silver
PHILIPS: Ave Jesu Christe for 8 voices [1613a]
STANFORD: Magnificat in B flat

Piano Concerto No.5 in F Op.103 (Egyptian)
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Martyn Brabbins (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 10 Jul 2015 14:00

Music Played

  • John Foulds

    April-England Op.48`1

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Violin concerto in D minor, Op.47

    Performer: Valeriy Sokolov. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
  • Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen

    Mirror II

    Performer: Thomas Dausgaard. Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Sally Beamish

    Shadow and Silver

    Performer: BBC Singers. Performer: Andrew Carwood.
  • Peter Philips

    Ave Jesu Christe; Ecce vicit leo

    Performer: BBC Singers. Performer: Andrew Carwood.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Magnificat in B flat

    Performer: BBC Singers. Performer: Andrew Carwood.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano concerto no. 5 in F major Op.103, (Egyptian)

    Performer: Louis Schwizgebel. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in F minor, Kk466

    Performer: Louis Schwizgebel.


Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra
Performer BBC Singers