Live from Salford, the BBC Philharmonic plays music by Foulds, Bridge, Walton and Arnold. Plus recordings of works by Sibelius, Wieniawski and Schubert. Presented by Jonathan Swain.
Jonathan Swain presents a week of performances by the BBC Philharmonic, featuring the music of Sibelius each day. Today's programme begins at the orchestra's home at MediaCityUK Salford for a live concert as part of Afternoon on 3's British Music Season. There's music by Bridge, Arnold, and Alexandra Wood joins the orchestra for Walton's Violin Concerto. Then back to the studio with Jonathan Swain, and music by Sibelius, Wieniawski and Schubert.
LIVE from MediaCitiyUK, Salford, presented by Tom Redmond
Foulds: Le Cabaret - overture to a French Comedy
Walton: Violin Concerto in B minor
Arnold: Electra - ballet in 1 act, Op 79
Alexandra Wood (violin)
Ben Gernon (conductor)
c.3.15pm back to the studio with Jonathan Swain
Sibelius: The Swan of Tuonela (Lemminkainen Suite, Op 22)
John Storgards (conductor)
Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No 2 in D minor
Tianya Yang (violin)
Andreas Delfs (conductor)
Schubert: Symphony No 6 in C major
Juanjo Mena (conductor).