Live from MediaCityUK in Salford, Nicholas Collon conducts the BBC Philharmonic. Britten: Les Illuminations. Shostakovich: Symphony No 5. Plus BBC Philharmonic in Elgar: Sospiri.
Tom Redmond presents a concert performed by the BBC Philharmonic conducted by Nicholas Collon live from MediaCityUK in Salford. On the programme is Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony, and as part of Aon3's British Music Season, Mary Bevan joins the orchestra for Britten's ravishing song cycle setting texts by Rimbaud, Les Illuminations. Then it's back to the studio with Katie Derham for a performance of Elgar's lyrical Sospiri.
2pm - LIVE from MediaCityUK Salford, presented by Tom Redmond
Britten: Les Illuminations
Shostakovich: Symphony No 5 in D minor
Mary Bevan (soprano)
Nicholas Collon (conductor)
c.3.20pm - presented by Katie Derham
Andrew Gourlay (conductor).