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With Penny Gore. Wagner: Overture: Die Meistersinger. Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No 1. Sibelius: Kuolema (excerpts). Beethoven: Symphony No 4. Plus music by Weill and Brahms.

Penny Gore continues this week of Afternoon on 3 featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Singers. Featuring two popular symphonies, Beethoven's energetic Fourth Symphony and Brahms's sunny Second, and also including a performance from the BBC Singers of Kurt Weill's Berlin Requiem in a version compiled by David Drew.

2pm
Wagner
Overture to Die Meistersinger
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

2.10pm
Grieg
Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op.46
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

2.25
Sibelius
Scene with Cranes - from Kuolema
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

2.35pm
Sibelius
Valse Triste - from Kuolema
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

2.40pm
Beethoven
Symphony No.4 in B flat major
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

3.15pm
Kurt Weill (compiled by David Drew)
Das Berliner Requiem
The Continuum Ensemble
BBC Singers
Philip Headlam (conductor)

3.40pm
Brahms
Symphony No.2 in D major
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Richard Wagner

    Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Peer Gynt - suite no. 1 Op.46

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Jean [1865-1957] Sibelius

    Scene with Cranes - Kuolema

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Jean [1865-1957] Sibelius

    Valse Triste

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Kurt Weill

    The Berlin Requiem

    Conductor: Philip Headlam. Choir: BBC Singers. Ensemble: The Continuum Ensemble.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony no. 2 in D major Op.73

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Serenata in E flat major

    Orchestra: Members of the Bologna Municipal Theatre Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • DECCA.

Credits

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra
Performer BBC Singers

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