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Episode 3

Penny Gore presents music from the BBC Concert Orchestra. Vaughan Williams real Yates: Fat Knight. Gibbs: Dusk; The Enchanted Wood (with Charles Mutter: violin, Ben Dawson: piano).

Martin Yates conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in a world premiere performance of his own orchestral suite called Fat Knight, based on music from Vaughan Williams's opera Sir John in Love. Recorded at the 10th English Music Festival in the Abbey at Dorchester-on-Thames. Plus music from a new BBC Concert Orchestra CD featuring the neglected English composer Cecil Armstrong Gibbs. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm
Vaughan Williams, realised Martin Yates: Fat Knight
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Martin Yates

2.55pm
Gibbs: Dusk; The Enchanted Wood, Op 25
Charles Mutter (violin), Ben Dawson (piano)
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Ronald Corp.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fat Knight

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
  • Cecil Armstrong Gibbs

    Dusk

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
  • Cecil Armstrong Gibbs

    Enchanted Wood

    Performer: Charles Mutter. Performer: Ben Dawson. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
  • Cyril Scott

    Overture Pelleas and Melisande

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.

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