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Penny Gore presents the BBC NOW in music by Part, Hummel, Dvorak, Tchaikovsky and Tabakova. Plus BBC Ten Pieces: Gabriel Prokofiev's Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra.

Penny Gore continues this week of performances by the BBC NOW with music by Pärt, Dvorak and Tchaikovsky, plus Gabriel Prokofiev's Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra, one of this year's Ten Pieces which aims to open up the world of classical music to children aged 11 and over, recorded at this summer's Proms by the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.

2pm
Ten Pieces 2015
Gabriel Prokofiev: Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra
DJ Switch
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
Vladimir Jurowski (conductor)

c.2.25pm
Arvo Pärt: Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten for string orchestra and bell
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Clark Rundell (conductor)

c.2.30pm
Hummel: Trumpet Concerto
Philippe Schartz (trumpet)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Ben Gernon (conductor)

c.2.50pm
Dvorak: Symphony No.9 in E minor Op.95 (From the New World)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Ben Gernon (conductor)

c.3.30pm
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor Op.23
Nikolai Demidenko (piano)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thomas Sondergard (conductor)

c.4.10pm
Dobrinka Tabakova: Fantasy homage to Schubert for string orchestra
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Clark Rundell (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Gabriel Prokofiev

    Concerto for turntables and orchestra

    Performer: DJ Switch. Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.

    Recorded 6 August 2011 at the BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London

  • Arvo Pärt

    Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten for string orchestra and bell

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Clark Rundell.

    Recorded 18 March 2015 at Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff

  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Concerto for trumpet and orchestra in E (or E flat) major

    Performer: Philippe Schartz. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ben Gernon.

    Recorded 29 March 2015 at Venue Cymru, Llandudno

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 9 in E minor Op.95 (From the New World)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ben Gernon.

    Recorded 29 March 2015 at Venue Cymru, Llandudno

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor Op.23 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Nikolai Demidenko. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.

    Recorded 12 March 2015 at Brangwyn Hall, Swansea

  • Dobrinka Tabakova

    Fantasy homage to Schubert for string orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Clark Rundell.

    Recorded 18 March 2015 at Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff

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Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales

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