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BBC Concert Orchestra - music from films of Shakespeare

From the Royal Festival Hall, Emma Fielding, Samuel West, Damian Lynch and Ian Talbot join Keith Lockhart and the BBC CO to celebrate Shakespeare and music from films of his plays.

A concert recorded at the Royal Festival Hall in London in April, presented by Penny Gore. Actors Emma Fielding, Samuel West, Damian Lynch and Ian Talbot join conductor Keith Lockhart and the BBC Concert Orchestra for a celebration of Shakespeare's plays and poetry, and music from films of his plays. Plus, more from the 10th annual English Music Festival.

2pm
Patrick Doyle: Much Ado About Nothing Overture; It Must Be Requited
Shaun Davey: Suite from Twelfth Night (excerpts)
Elliot Goldenthal: Titus - Finale
Michael Nyman Prospero's Books - Prospero's Magic; Miranda

2.45pm
Walton, arr Palmer: Hamlet - A Shakespeare Scenario
Nino Rota: The Taming of the Shrew: Overture
Nino Rota: 'A Time for Us' (Romeo and Juliet)
Stephen Warbeck: Shakespeare in Love Suite

Actors Emma Fielding, Samuel West, Damian Lynch, Ian Talbot (director)
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Keith Lockhart

3.45pm
Paul Lewis: An Optimistic Overture
David Matthews Norfolk March (world premiere)

4.00pm
Coleridge-Taylor: Petite Suite de concert
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Martin Yates.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Patrick Doyle

    Much Ado About Nothing Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Patrick Doyle

    Much Ado About Nothing - It must be requited

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Shaun Davey

    Suite: Twelfth Night mvt 1

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Shaun Davey

    Suite: Twelfth Night mvt 2

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Elliot Goldenthal

    Titus - finale

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Michael Nyman

    Suite: Prospero's Books No 1

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Michael Nyman

    Suite: Prospero's Books No 5 - Miranda

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • William Walton

    Hamlet

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Nino Rota

    Taming of the Shrew Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Nino Rota

    Romeo and Juliet - A Time for Us

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Stephen Warbeck

    Suite: Shakespeare in Love

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • Unforgettable.
    • EMI Digital / Parlophone.
  • Paul Lewis

    An Optimistic Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
  • David Matthews

    Norfolk March

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Petite Suite de Concert

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Concert Orchestra

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