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Proms 2014: Thomas Sondergard conducts the BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Catriona Young introduces the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and conductor Thomas Sondergard at the 2014 Proms with a programme of Peter Maxwell Davies, Walton and Sibelius.

Catriona Young introduces the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and conductor Thomas Sondergard at the 2014 BBC Proms with a programme of Maxwell Davies, Walton and Sibelius.

12:31 AM
Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)
Caroline Mathilde - Suite from Act 2
Mary Bevan (soprano); Kitty Whately (mezzo soprano); BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Thomas Sondergard (conductor)

12:55 AM
William Walton (1902-1983)
Violin Concerto in B minor
James Ehnes (violin); BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Thomas Sondergard (conductor)

1:26 AM
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Andante (3rd movement) from Sonata no.2 in A minor BWV.1003 for violin solo
James Ehnes (violin)

1:31 AM
Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
Lemminkainen suite Op.22, 3rd movement: The Swan of Tuonela
BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Thomas Sondergard (conductor)

1:41 AM
Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
Symphony no. 5 in E flat major Op.82
BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Thomas Sondergard (conductor)

2:13 AM
Bach, Johann Christian (1735-1782)
Quintet (Op.11) no 4 in E flat for flute, oboe, violin, viola and double bass
Les Ambassadeurs

2:31 AM
Debussy, Claude [1862-1918]
Iberia - from Images for Orchestra
BBC Philharmonic, Juanjo Mena (conductor)

2:52 AM
Gounod, Charles (1818-1893), arr. Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Valse de l'Opera Faust
Petras Geniušas (piano)

3:02 AM
Leo, Leonardo [Lionardo] (Ortensio Salvatore de [di]) (1694-1744)
Miserere Mei Deus - concertato a due chori
Ensemble William Byrd, Graham O'Reilly (director)

3:19 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph [1872-1958]
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis for double string orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis (conductor)

3:36 AM
Morawetz, Oskar (1917-2007)
Clarinet sonata
Joaquín Valdepeñas (clarinet), Patricia Parr (piano)

3:46 AM
Fux, Johann Joseph (1660-1741)
Turcaria - Eine musikalische Beschreibung der Belagerung Wiens durch die Türken anno 1683
Armonico Tributo Austria, Lorenz Duftschmid (director)

3:58 AM
Strauss, Richard [1864-1949]
Trio from Der Rosenkavalier - Act II, final scene "Maria Theres ..."
Adrianna Pieczonka (soprano), Tracey Dahl (soprano), Jean Stilwell (mezzo-soprano), Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

4:04 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix [1809-1847]
3 Studies Op.104b for piano
Sylviane Deferne (piano)

4:12 AM
Förster, Kaspar (1616-1673)
Beatus vir (KBPJ.3) for soprano, alto, bass, 2 violins & basso continuo
Marta Boberska (soprano), Kai Wessel (countertenor), Grzegorz Zychowicz (bass), Il Tempo Baroque Ensemble

4:21 AM
Cherubini, Luigi (1760-1842)
Ballet music from 'Anakreon'
Radio Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

4:31 AM
Jarzebski, Adam (1590-1649)
Corona Aurea: concerto a 2 for cornett and violin
Bruce Dickey (Cornetto), Lucy van Dael (Violin), Richte van der Meer (Cello), Rainer Zipperling (Cello), Jacques Ogg (Harpsichord), Anthony Woodrow (Double Bass)

4:37 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Sonata for piano 4 hands in D major (K.381)
Vilma Rindzeviciute and Irina Venckus (piano)

4:47 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Gesang der Parzen (Song of the Fates) for chorus and orchestra (Op.89)
Oslo Philharmonic Choir, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos (Conductor)

4:56 AM
Muffat, Georg [1653-1704]; Lully, Jean-Baptiste [1632-1687]
Suite for Orchestra
Armonico Tributo Austria, Lorenz Duftschmid (director)

5:08 AM
Wolf, Hugo [1860-1903]
3 Songs (Morgentau; Das Vöglein; Mausfallen-Sprüchlein)
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (soprano), Felix de Nobel (piano)

5:13 AM
Glazunov, Alexander Konstantinovich (1865-1936)
Concert waltz for orchestra No.2 in F major (Op.51)
CBC Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Kazuyoshi Akiyama (conductor)

5:22 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Piano Sonata in A minor (Op.posth.164, D.537)
Christian Ihle Hadland (piano)

5:42 AM
Ranta, Sulho (1901-1960)
Finnish Folk Dances - suite for orchestra (Op.51)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (Conductor)

5:51 AM
Schutz, Heinrich [1585-1672]
Magnificat anima mea Dominum SWV.468
Kölner Kammerchor, Collegium Cartusianum, Peter Neumann (conductor)

6:02 AM
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778-1837)
Clarinet Quartet in E flat major (1808)
Martin Fröst (clarinet), Tobias Ringborg (violin), Ingegerd Kierkegaard (viola), John Ehde (cello).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Caroline Mathilde - Suite from Act 2

    Singer: Mary Bevan. Singer: Kitty Whately. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
  • William Walton

    Concerto in B minor for violin and orchestra

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata no. 2 in A minor BWV.1003 for violin solo - 3rd mov: Andante

    Performer: James Ehnes.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Lemminkainen suite Op.22, 3rd movement: The Swan of Tuonela

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op 82

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
    • GBBBC.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Quintet (Op. 11) no 4 in E flat for flute, oboe, violin, viola and double bass

    Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs.
  • Claude Debussy

    Iberia - from Images for Orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Waltz (Faust)

    Performer: Petras Geniušas. Music Arranger: Franz Liszt.
    • LTLR.
  • Leonardo Leo

    Miserere Mei Deus - concertato a due chori

    Ensemble: Ensemble William Byrd. Conductor: Graham O'Reilly.
    • NONRK.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis for double string orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Oskar Morawetz

    Clarinet sonata

    Performer: Joaquín Valdepeñas. Performer: Patricia Parr.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Joseph Fux

    Turcaria - Eine musikalische Beschreibung

    Ensemble: Armonico Tributo Austria. Director: Lorenz Duftschmid.
  • Richard Strauss

    Trio (Der Rosenkavalier Act II)

    Singer: Adrianne Pieczonka. Singer: Tracy Dahl. Singer: Jean Stilwell. Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    3 Studies for piano Op 104b

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Kaspar Forster

    Beatus vir , KBPJ 3

    Singer: Marta Boberska. Singer: Kai Wessel. Singer: Grzegorz Zychowicz. Ensemble: Il Tempo Baroque Ensemble.
    • PLPR.
  • Luigi Cherubini

    Ballet music from Anacreon

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Adam Jarzębski

    Corona Aurea: concerto a 2 for cornett and violin

    Performer: Bruce Dickey. Performer: Lucy van Dael. Performer: Richte van der Meer. Performer: Reiner Zipperling. Performer: Jacques Ogg. Performer: Anthony Woodrow.
    • PLPR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for piano 4 hands in D major (K.381)

    Performer: Vilma Rindzeviciute. Performer: Irina Venckus.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Gesang der Parzen (Song of the Fates), Op 89

    Choir: Oslo Filharmoniske Kor. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.
    • NONRK.
  • Georg Muffat

    Suite for Orchestra

    Composer: Jean‐Baptiste Lully. Music Arranger: Georg Muffat. Ensemble: Armonico Tributo Austria. Director: Lorenz Duftschmid.
    • DEWDR.
  • Hugo Wolf

    3 Songs

    Performer: Felix de Nobel. Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert waltz for orchestra No 2 in F major, Op 51

    Orchestra: CBC Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kazuyoshi Akiyama.
    • CACBC.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata in A minor (Op.posth.164, D.537) **NOT D.784 as previously thought

    Performer: Christian Ihle Hadland.
  • Sulho Ranta

    Finnish Folk Dances - suite for orchestra Op 51

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • FIYLE.
  • Heinrich Schütz

    Magnificat anima mea Dominum, SWV468

    Choir: Cologne Chamber Chorus. Ensemble: Collegium Cartusianum. Conductor: Peter Neumann.
    • PLPR.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Clarinet Quartet in E flat major

    Performer: Martin Frost. Performer: Tobias Ringborg. Performer: Ingegerd Kierkegaard. Performer: John Ehde.
    • SESR.

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