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Episode 2

BBC Philharmonic perform Berlioz, Brahms and Bruckner, plus, as part of Afternoon on 3's Southern Hemisphere theme, Argentinian composer Ginastera's Pampeana No 3.

Penny Gore continues a week of performances and recordings from the BBC Philharmonic. Today's programme includes Berlioz's lively Beatrice and Benedict Overture and Brahms's lyrical Violin Concerto performed by James Ehnes from a concert given at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. As part of Afternoon on 3's Southern Hemisphere theme, there's another piece by Argentinian composer Ginastera, his Pampeana No 3. Plus a performance of Bruckner's Fourth Symphony, known as the 'Romantic'.

2pm
Berlioz: Overture, Beatrice and Benedict
Brahms Violin Concerto
James Ehnes (violin)
BBC Philharmonic
Nicholas Collon (conductor)

c.2.50pm
Ginastera: Pampeana No 3
BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena (conductor)

c.3.10pm
Bruckner: Symphony No 4 (Romantic)
BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Hector Berlioz

    Beatrice et Benedict - Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.

    Recorded 29 November 2014 at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.

    Recorded 29 November 2014 at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005 - IV. Allegro assai

    Performer: James Ehnes.

    Recorded 29 November 2014 at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

  • Alberto Ginastera

    Pampeana no. 3, Op. 24

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.

    Recorded 04 March 2015 at MediaCityUK, Salford

  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony no. 4 in E flat major ('Romantic')

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.

    Recorded 24 January 2015 at Leeds Town Hall

  • Eric Coates

    Covent Garden (London (London every day) suite)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Performer: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Philharmonic

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