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Proms 2015: Tadaaki Otaka conducts the BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Jonathan Swain presents the BBC Concert Orchestra performing Vaughan Williams's Concerto accademico, Elgar's Froissart and Walton's Second Symphony at the 2015 Proms.

Jonathan Swain presents the BBC Concert Orchestra performing Vaughan Williams's Concerto accademico, Elgar's Froissart and Walton's 2nd Symphony at the 2015 BBC Proms.

12:31 AM
Walton, William (1902-1983)
'Spitfire' prelude and fugue for orchestra
BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

12:39 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Concerto accademico in D minor for violin and string orchestra
Chloë Hanslip (violin); BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

12:57 AM
Williams, Grace (1906-1977)
Fairest of Stars for soprano and orchestra
Ailish Tynan (soprano); BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

1:13 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Froissart - concert overture Op.19
BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

1:29 AM
Walton, William (1902-1983)
Symphony No.2
BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

2:00 AM
Janácek, Leos (1854-1928)
Dans les brumes (In the Mists)
David Kadouch (piano)

2:16 AM
Avison, Charles (1709-1770), after Domenico Scarlatti
Concerto Grosso No.2 in G major for strings and continuo
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon (director)

2:31 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV.147 (cantata)
The Sixteen, Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra (Baroque formation), Ton Koopman (conductor)

3:01 AM
Rodrigo, Joaquín [1901-1999]
Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra
Lukasz Kuropaczewski (guitar), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, José Maria Florêncio (conductor)

3:24 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Selected Lyric Pieces (Lyriske stykker): Aften på højfjellet (Evening in the mountains) (Op.68 No.4); For dine føtter (At your feet) (Op.68 No.3); Sommeraften (Summer's evening) (Op.71 No.2); Forbi (Gone) (Op.71 No.6); Etterklang (Remembrances) (Op.71 No.7)
Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

3:38 AM
Goldmark, Károly (1830-1915)
In Italien - overture (Op.49)
Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Geza Oberfrank (conductor)

3:50 AM
Monteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643)
'Si ch'io vorrei morire' - from Il quarto libro de madrigali, Venedig 1603
The King's Singers - David Hurley & Robin Tyson (countertenors), Paul Phoenix (tenor), Philip Lawson & Gabriel Crouch (baritones) & Stephen Connolly (bass)

3:54 AM
Veracini, Francesco (1690-1768)
Overture VI for 2 oboes, bassoon & strings
Michael Niesemann & Alison Gangler (oboes), Adrian Rovatkay (bassoon), Musica Antiqua Köln, Reinhard Goebel (conductor)

4:05 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Impromptu No.4 in A flat major - from Impromptus for piano (D.899)
Arthur Schnabel (1882-1951)

4:13 AM
Gade, Niels Wilhelm (1817-1890)
Ved solnedgang (At sunset) for choir and orchestra (Op.46)
Danish National Radio Choir, Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Roman Zeilinger (conductor)

4:21 AM
Arban, Jean-Baptiste [1825-1889]
Le Carnaval de Venise - variations for cornet and piano
Vilém Hofbauer (trumpet), Miroslava Trnková (piano)

4:31 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Waltz from 'Sleeping Beauty'
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Uri Mayer (conductor)

4:36 AM
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
'Ecco l'orrido campo...Ma dall'arido' from Un ballo in maschera (Opening scena aria from Act II)
Galina Savova (soprano), Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra, Antoni Ros-Marba (conductor)

4:45 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)/Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Widmung from Liederkreis, S.566
Janina Fialkowska (piano)

4:50 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Prelude-Chaconne; Sarabande; Gigue; Air; Ballo - from 'Terpsichore', ballet music
English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

5:01 AM
Boëly, Pierre-Alexandre-François (1785-1858)
Messe des fêtes solennelles
Marcel Verheggen (organ)

5:10 AM
Rossini, Gioacchino (1792-1868)
Overture - La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie)
Oslo Philharmonic, Nello Santi (conductor)

5:21 AM
Pallavicino, Benedetto (c.1551-1601)
Cruda Amarilli, che col nome ancora - madrigal for 5 voices
Cantus Cölln, Konrad Junghänel (director)

5:29 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60
Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Verbitsky (conductor)

5:51 AM
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
Oboe Sonata (1962)
Roger Cole (oboe), Linda Lee Thomas (piano)

6:05 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
String Quartet in B flat, Op.18 No.6
Psophos Quartet.

6 hours

Music Played

  • William Walton

    'Spitfire' prelude and fugue for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Concerto (accademico) in D minor for violin and string orchestra

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
  • Grace Williams

    Fairest of stars for soprano and orchestra

    Singer: Ailish Tynan. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
  • Edward Elgar

    Froissart, concert overture Op 19

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
    • GBBBC.
  • William Walton

    Symphony no. 2 (Proms 2015)

    Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
  • Leos Janáček

    In the Mists

    Performer: David Kadouch.
    • PLPR.
  • Charles Avison

    Concerto Grosso No.2 in G major for strings and continuo

    Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Jeanne Lamon.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 (cantata)

    Orchestra: Radio Kamerorkest. Ensemble: The Sixteen. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • NLNOS.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra

    Performer: Lukasz Kuropaczewski. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: José Maria Florêncio.
    • PLPR.
  • Edvard Grieg

    5 Lyric Pieces:

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
  • Karl Goldmark

    In Italien - overture Op 49

    Orchestra: Hungarian Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Géza Oberfrank.
    • HUMR.
  • Francesco Maria Veracini

    Overture VI for 2 oboes, bassoon & strings

    Performer: Michael Niesemann. Performer: Alison Gangler. Performer: Adrian Rovatkay. Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Conductor: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu No.4 in A flat - from [4] Impromptus for piano (D.899)

    Performer: Artur Schnabel.
  • Niels Wilhelm Gade

    Ved solnedgang (At sunset) for choir and orchestra Op 46

    Choir: Danish National Radio Choir. Ensemble: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Roman Zeilinger.
    • DKDR.
  • Jean-Baptiste Arban

    Le Carnaval de Venise

    Performer: Vilem Hofbauer. Performer: Miroslava Trnkova.
    • CZCR.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Waltz from Sleeping Beauty

    Orchestra: Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Uri Mayer.
  • Robert Schumann

    Widmung from Liederkreise, S.566

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska. Music Arranger: Franz Liszt.
    • CACBC.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Ballet music from 'Terpsichore'

    Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • DEWDR.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Overture to La Gazza ladra [The Thieving Magpie]

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nello Santi.
  • Benedetto Pallavicino

    Cruda Amarilli, che col nome ancora - madrigal for 5 voices [1600]

    Ensemble: Cantus Cölln.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Lieutenant Kije - suite for orchestra (Op.60)

    Orchestra: Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Verbitsky.
    • AUABC.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for oboe and piano (1962)

    Performer: Roger Cole. Performer: Linda Lee Thomas.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in B flat major, Op 18`6

    Ensemble: Psophos Quartet.
    • GBBBC.

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