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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Recorded at Glasgow's City Halls, Martyn Brabbins conducts the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in works by John McCabe, Sally Beamish, Anthony Payne and James MacMillan.

Ivan Hewett presents a concert recorded earlier this evening at Glasgow's City Halls by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra with conductor Martyn Brabbins. Robert Worby previews next week's Festival of Contemporary Music for All (CoMA) which takes place across the whole of the UK, and in Modern Muses, New York-based composer Nico Muhly and British countertenor Iestyn Davies talk about not only their musical collaborations, including Muhly's Richard III-inspired Old Bones but also a close personal friendship, both of which they sustain despite being based thousands of miles apart.

John McCabe: Joybox

Sally Beamish: Cello Concerto No.2: The Song Gatherer
Robert Cohen (cello)

James MacMillan: Hodie Puer Nascitur
Glasgow Chamber Choir

Anthony Payne: Time's Arrow

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Martyn Brabbins (conductor).

2 hours

Music Played

  • John McCabe

    Joybox

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish S O.
  • Sally Beamish

    Cello Concerto No 2 'The song Gatherer EDIT

    Performer: Robert Cohen. Orchestra: BBC Scottish S O. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • James MacMillan

    Hodie Puer Nascitur

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish S O. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Choir: Glasgow Chamber Choir.
  • Anthony Payne

    Times Arrow

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish S O. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Philip Cashian

    Mechanik

    Performer: London Sinfonietta. Performer: Gregory Rose.
  • Roxanna Panufnik

    CoM(A) Chord

    Performer: London Sinfonietta. Performer: Gregory Rose.
  • Donnacha Dennehy

    A Fatal Optimist

    Performer: London Sinfonietta. Performer: Gregory Rose.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

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