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Episode 3

Penny Gore with music from the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Kodaly: Dances of Marosszek. Haydn: Cello Concerto No 1 in C (soloist: Paul Watkins). Brahms: Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 68.

Penny Gore continues her week featuring performances by the BBC Symphony Orchestra. There's an Austro-Hungarian theme today in works by Haydn, Brahms and Kodaly. Semyon Bychkov conducts a recent Barbican Hall concert including Haydn's Cello Concerto in C major with cellist Paul Watkins plus Brahms' titanic First Symphony. And in the lead up to Radio 3's Folk Connections weekend, the orchestra performs Kodaly's folk-inspired Dances of Marosszek.

2pm
Zoltan Kodaly
Dances of Marosszek
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Michael Seal (conductor)

c. 2.15pm
Joseph Haydn
Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major H.7b.1
Paul Watkins (cello)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Semyon Bychkov (conductor)

c. 2.45pm
Johannes Brahms
Symphony no. 1 in C minor Op.68
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Semyon Bychkov (conductor).

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Zoltán Kodály

    Dances of Marosszek [Marosszeki tancok]

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Seal.

    Recorded 08 May 2015 at BBC Maida Vale Studio 1

  • Joseph Haydn

    Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major, H.7b.1

    Performer: Paul Watkins. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.

    Recorded 12 January 2015 at Barbican Hall, London

  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony no. 1 in C minor Op.68

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.

    Recorded 12 January 2015 at Barbican Hall, London

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra

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