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The BBC Symphony Orchestra performs music by Berlioz, Adams, Janacek and Mozart. Plus the BBC Singers in works by Bernard Hughes, Robin Holloway, Beamish, MacMillan and Bingham.

Katie Derham presents a week of music from the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers, including highlights from the BBC SO's recent visit to the Prague Summer Festival, and the BBC Singers in repertoire by Bernard Hughes and James Macmillan.

2pm
Berlioz: The Trojans - Act 1: Trojan March
BBC SO
Andrew Davis, conductor

Bernard Hughes: Two Choral Fanfares
BBC Singers
Paul Brough, conductor

c.2.20
John Adams: Violin Concerto
Tamsin Waley-Cohen, violin
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Litton, conductor

c.2.50
Robin Holloway: Madrigals
BBC Singers
Charles Peebles, conductor

Sally Beamish: Gaudent in Coelis
BBC Singers
Charles Peebles, conductor

c.3.00
Janacek: The Ballad of Blaník
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major K.622
Sangyoon Kim, clarinet
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo

c.3.45pm
Bernard Hughes: Three Swans; The winter it is past; anyone lived in a pretty how town
BBC Singers
Paul Brough, conductor

c.4.10
James MacMillan: Mairi
BBC Singers
Richard Pearce, conductor

c.4.20
Judith Bingham: Annunciation
Stephen Farr, organ.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Hector Berlioz

    The Trojans - Act 1 - Trojan March

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Bernard Hughes

    2 Choral Fanfares

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Paul Brough.
  • John Adams

    Violin Concerto

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
  • Robin Holloway

    Madrigals

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Charles Peebles.
  • Sally Beamish

    Gaudent in Coelis

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Charles Peebles.
  • Leos Janáček

    The Ballad of Blanik

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Clarinet Concerto in A K622

    Performer: Sang Yoon Kim. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Sang Yoon Kim

    Improvisation on Korean Traditional Songs

  • Bernard Hughes

    Three Swans

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Paul Brough.
  • Bernard Hughes

    The Winter is Past

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Paul Brough.
  • Bernard Hughes

    anyone lived in a pretty how town

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Paul Brough.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    Mairi

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Richard Pearce.
  • Judith Bingham

    Annunciation

    Performer: Stephen Farr.
  • Cecil Coles

    Cortege - from Behind the Lines

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Menuet antique

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Ravel: The Complete Solo Piano Music: Steven Osborne, Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.

Credits

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra
Performer BBC Singers

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