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Penny Gore with music from the BBC SO and Singers, including Barber's Symphony No 1 and Mozart's Horn Concerto No 3. Plus Chilcott, Kodaly, Vintner, Toch, Wolpe, Weber and Schubert.

Penny Gore rounds off this week's Afternoon on 3 featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Singers. Today features Barber's First Symphony and Mozart's Horn Concerto No 3. And includes choral works by Bob Chilcott, Ernst Toch and Stefan Wolpe.

2pm
Bob Chilcott
Five Days that Changed the World
BBC Singers
Finchley Children's Music Group
Gemma Beeson (piano)
Markus Gruett (timpani)
David Hill (conductor)

2.20pm
Kodaly
Dances of Marosszek
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Michael Seal (conductor)

2.30pm
Vintner
Hunter's Moon
Alec Frank-Gemmill (horn)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Michael Seal (conductor)

2.40pm
Mozart
Horn Concerto No. 3 in E flat major
Alec Frank-Gemmill (horn)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Michael Seal (conductor)

3.00pm
Toch
Gesprochene Musik
BBC Singers
Philip Headlam (conductor)

3.10pm
Stefan Wolpe
Zwei Chinesische Grabschriften
The Continuum Ensemble
BBC Singers
Philip Headlam (conductor)

3.15pm
Weber
Der Beherrscher der Geister
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Mickelthwate (conductor)

3.25pm
Schubert (arr.Rasmussen)
Der Taucher (UK Premiere)
Benjamin Appl (Baritone)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Mickelthwate (conductor)

4.50pm
Barber
Symphony No. 1
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Mickelthwate (conductor)

4.10pm
Bob Chilcott
The Miracle of The Spring
Olivia Robinson (soprano)
Eleanor Minney (mezzo-soprano)
BBC Singers
Nigel Charman and Markus Gruett (percussion)
David Hill (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 17 Jul 2015 14:00

Music Played

  • Bob Chilcott

    Thursday 29 March 1455: The Invention of Printing

    Performer: Gemma Beeson. Performer: Markus Gruett. Ensemble: Finchley Childrens Music Group. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 1.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Friday 1 August 1834: The Abolition of Slavery

    Performer: Gemma Beeson. Performer: Markus Gruett. Ensemble: Finchley Childrens Music Group. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 2.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Monday 14 December 1903: The First Powered Flight

    Performer: Gemma Beeson. Performer: Markus Gruett. Ensemble: Finchley Childrens Music Group. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 3.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Friday 28 September 1928: The Discovery of Penicillin

    Performer: Gemma Beeson. Performer: Markus Gruett. Ensemble: Finchley Childrens Music Group. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 4.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Wednesday 12 April 1961: The First Man in Space

    Performer: Gemma Beeson. Performer: Markus Gruett. Ensemble: Finchley Childrens Music Group. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 5.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Marosszeki Tancok (Dances of Marosszek)

    Conductor: Michael Seal. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Vinter

    Hunter's Moon

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Conductor: Michael Seal. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No. 3 in Eb Major, KV 447

    Performer: Alec Frank-Gemmill. Conductor: Michael Seal. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Stefan Wolpe

    Zwei Chinesische Grabschriften

    Conductor: Philip Headlam. Choir: BBC Singers. Ensemble: The Continuum Ensemble.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Overture to The Ruler of the spirits [Der Beherrscher der Geister] Op.27

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Mickelthwaite.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der Taucher, D.77

    Music Arranger: Peter Rasmussen. Singer: Benjamin Appl. Singer: Benjamin Appl. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Mickelthwaite. Conductor: Alexander Mickelthwaite.
  • Samuel Barber

    Symphony no. 1, Op.9

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Mickelthwaite.
  • Bob Chilcott

    Where Water Waits

    Performer: Nigel Charman. Performer: Markus Gruett. Singer: Eleanor Minney. Singer: Olivia Robinson. Choir: BBC Singers.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • Signum.
    • 6.
  • Bob Chilcott

    The Source of the Spring

    Performer: Nigel Charman. Performer: Markus Gruett. Singer: Eleanor Minney. Singer: Olivia Robinson. Choir: BBC Singers.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • Signum.
    • 7.
  • Bob Chilcott

    To Sing of Water

    Performer: Nigel Charman. Performer: Markus Gruett. Singer: Eleanor Minney. Singer: Olivia Robinson. Choir: BBC Singers.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • Signum.
    • 8.
  • Bob Chilcott

    The Desert

    Performer: Nigel Charman. Performer: Markus Gruett. Singer: Eleanor Minney. Singer: Olivia Robinson. Choir: BBC Singers.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • Signum.
    • 9.
  • Bob Chilcott

    The Voice of Water

    Performer: Nigel Charman. Performer: Markus Gruett. Singer: Eleanor Minney. Singer: Olivia Robinson. Choir: BBC Singers.
    • The Angry Planet.
    • Signum.
    • 10.

Credits

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra
Performer BBC Singers

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