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Proms 2015: Oliver Knussen conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra

John Shea presents a concert from the 2015 Proms, with Oliver Knussen conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra in works including Turnage's On Opened Ground, with Lawrence Power.

From the 2015 BBC Proms, Oliver Knussen conducts the BBC SO in a programme including Mark Anthony Turnage's 'On Opened Ground' with soloist Lawrence Power. Presented by John Shea.

1:01 AM
Dukas, Paul [1865-1935]
The Sorcerer's Apprentice - symphonic scherzo for orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Knussen (conductor)

1:12 AM
Turnage, Mark-Anthony [b.1960]
On Opened Ground - concerto for viola and orchestra
Lawrence Power (viola), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Knussen (conductor)

1:36 AM
Schuller, Gunther [1925-2015]
7 Studies on Themes of Paul Klee for orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Knussen (conductor)

1:59 AM
Scriabin, Alexander [1872-1915]
Le Poème de l'extase Op.54
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Knussen (conductor)

2:20 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Violin Concerto in D major (Op.77)
Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin), Oslo Philharmonic, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

3:01 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
String Quartet No 1 in G minor, Op 27
Ensemble Fragaria Vesca

3:36 AM
Gilse, Jan van (1881-1944)
Nonet (4 wind and 5 strings) (1916)
Members of the Viotta Ensemble (including the Ebony Quartet)

4:10 AM
Cavalli, Francesco (1602-1676)
Lauda Jerusalem (Psalm 147) - for 2 choirs & instruments
Concerto Palatino

4:20 AM
Kuula, Toivo (1883-1918)
Sorrow - for cello and orchestra (Op.2 No.2)
Arto Noras (cello), The Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jorma Panula (conductor)

4:26 AM
Schoeck, Othmar (1886-1957)
Zwei Klavierstücke (Op.29)
Desmond Wright (piano)

4:34 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto da Camera in G minor (RV.107)
Camerata Köln: Karl Kaiser (flute), Hans-Peter Westermann (oboe), Michael McCraw (bassoon), Mary Utiger & Hajo Bäß (violins), Rainer Zipperling (cello), Harald Hoeren (harpsichord)

4:44 AM
Norman, Ludvig (1831-1885)
Contrasts for Piano (Op.61 Nos 1 & 2) (1883-1884)
Bengt-ake Lundin (Piano)

4:48 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor (BWV.1041)
Musica Antiqua Köln, Reinhard Goebel (violin and conductor)

5:01 AM
Vedel, Artemy [1767-1808]
Choral Concerto No.5 "I cried unto the Lord with my voice" (Psalm 143)
Platon Maiborada Academic Choir, Viktor Skoromny (conductor)

5:10 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Polonaise-fantasy for piano (Op.61) in A flat major
Yulianna Avdeeva (piano)

5:24 AM
Martucci, Giuseppe (1856-1909)
Notturno (Op.70 No.1)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Nello Santi (conductor)

5:32 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
2 Marches in E flat major for wind
Bratislavská komorná harmónia (Bratislava chamber harmony), Justus Pavlík (director)

5:38 AM
Durante, Francesco (1684-1755)
Harpsichord Concerto in B flat
Gerald Hambitzer (harpsichord), Concerto Köln

5:48 AM
Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario (1895-1968)
Capriccio Diabolico for guitar (Op.85)
Goran Listes (guitar)

5:58 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Exsultate, jubilate - motet (K.165)
Ragnhild Heiland Sørensen (soprano), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Takuo Yuasa (conductor)

6:13 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Cello Sonata in A major (Op.69)
Jong-Young Lee (cello), Keum-Bong Kim (piano)

6:37 AM
Palmgren, Selim (1878-1951)
Cinderella Suite (1902-3)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, George de Godzinsky (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Paul Dukas

    The Sorcerer's apprentice - symphonic scherzo for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
  • Mark-Anthony Turnage

    On opened ground - concerto for viola and orchestra

    Performer: Lawrence Power. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
  • Gunther Schuller

    7 Studies on themes of Paul Klee for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Le Poeme de l'extase Op.54 for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin concerto in D major (Op.77)

    Performer: Frank Peter Zimmermann. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • NONRK.
  • Edvard Grieg

    String Quartet No. 1 (Op. 27) in G minor

    Ensemble: Ensemble Fragaria Vesca.
    • NONRK.
  • Jan van Gilse

    Nonet (4 wind and 5 strings) (1916)

    Ensemble: Viotta Ensemble.
    • NLNOS.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Lauda Jerusalem (psalm 147, 'How good it is to sing praises to our God')

    Ensemble: Concerto Palatino.
    • DEWDR.
  • Toivo Kuula

    Sorrow for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Arto Noras. Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jorma Panula.
    • FIYLE.
  • Othmar Schoeck

    Zwei Klavierstucke (Op.29)

    Performer: Desmond Wright.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto da Camera in G minor, RV 107

    Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ludvig Norman

    Contrasts for Piano (Op.61, Nos 1&2) (1883-1884)

    Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin.
    • SESR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in A minor (BWV.1041)

    Performer: Reinhard Goebel. Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Conductor: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DKDR.
  • Artemy Vedel

    Choral concerto No.5 "I cried unto the Lord With my voice" Psalm 143

    Choir: Platon Maiborada Academic Choir. Conductor: Viktor Skoromny.
    • UANRCU.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise-fantasy in A flat major, Op 61

    Performer: Yulianna Avdeeva.
    • PLPR.
  • Giuseppe Martucci

    Notturno (Op.70 No.1)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nello Santi.
    • NONRK.
  • Joseph Haydn

    2 Marches for wind band

    Ensemble: Bratislava Chamber Harmony. Conductor: Justus Pavlik.
    • SKSR.
  • Francesco Durante

    Concerto for harpsichord and string orchestra in B flat major

    Performer: Gerald Hambitzer. Ensemble: Concerto Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Mario Castelnuovo‐Tedesco

    Capriccio diabolico, Op 85

    Performer: Goran Listes.
    • HRHRT.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Exsultate, jubilate - motet for soprano and orchestra (K 165)

    Singer: Ragnhild Heiland Sorensen. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Takuo Yuasa.
    • NONRK.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Cello Sonata in A major (Op.69)

    Performer: Jong-Young Lee. Performer: Keum-Bong Kim.
  • Selim Palmgren

    Cinderella Suite (1902-3)

    Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: George de Godzinsky.

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