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BBC Concert Orchestra - Malcolm Arnold Festival

Martin Yates conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in music by Arnold as part of the Malcolm Arnold Festival, including Fantasy on a Theme of John Field with pianist Peter Donohoe.

Martin Yates conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra, recorded on Saturday at the Royal and Derngate, Northampton, as part of the Malcolm Arnold Festival 2015. They are joined by Peter Donohoe in the Fantasy on a Theme of John Field and the concert ends with his cryptic Seventh Symphony, the three movements of which are said to be musical portraits of his children.

Arnold: Philharmonic Concerto
Arnold: Fantasy on a Theme of John Field

8.15 INTERVAL

8.35
Arnold: The Fair Field Overture
Arnold: Symphony No 7

Peter Donohoe (piano)
BBC Concert Orchestra
conductor Martin Yates.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Malcolm Arnold

    Philharmonic Concerto

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Fantasy on a theme of John Field

    Performer: Martin Yates. Performer: Peter Donohoe. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    The Fair Field Overture

    Performer: Martin Yates. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Symphony No.7

    Performer: Martin Yates. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Trio No. 1 In D Minor Op.49 For Piano And Strings

    Performer: Trio Dali.
    • Zig-Zag Territoires ZZT 364.
    • Zig-Zag Territoires.
    • 2.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Concert Orchestra

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