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BBC Symphony Orchestra: Australia

Brett Dean conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in music by Australian composers. Plus the Berlin Philharmonic in a celebration of composer Betsy Jolas's 90th birthday.

Presented by Tom McKinney.

Brett Dean conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in music by Australian composers, from a concert recorded in April at Maida Vale studios.

Plus the latest in Hear and Now's series of Modern Muses, with the Australian-born composer Kate Moore and cellist Ashley Bathgate, and Betsy Jolas's 90th birthday is celebrated with the premiere of her latest work commissioned by the Berlin Philharmonic.

Meale: Clouds now and then
Thomas Meadowcroft: Peacemaker Tattoo
Lisa Illean: Land's End (European premiere)
Georges Lentz: 'Caeli enarrant ...' III

Thomas Meadowcroft (Revox)
Anthony Pateras (Revox)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Brett Dean (conductor)

Betsy Jolas: A Little Summer Suite (World premiere)

Berlin Philharmonic, Simon Rattle (conductor)
by kind permission of the Berlin Philharmonic

Brett Dean: Engelsflügel (European premiere)
Anthony Pateras: Immediata* (European premiere)

*Thomas Gould (violin)
Anthony Pateras (Revox)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Brett Dean (conductor).

1 hour, 45 minutes


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