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Proms 2014: Britten's War Requiem

Catriona Young presents a performance from the 2014 Proms, featuring Britten's War Requiem with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andris Nelsons.

Catriona Young presents a performance from the 2014 BBC Proms of Britten's War Requiem with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andris Nelsons.

12:31 AM
Britten, Benjamin [1913-1976]
War Requiem, Op.66
Susan Gritton (soprano), Toby Spence (tenor), Hanno Müller-Brachmann (bass), BBC Proms Youth Choir, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Andris Nelsons (conductor)

2:02 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Piano Trio in A minor (1914)
Bengt-Åke Lundin (piano), Bernt Lysell (violin), Mats Rondin (cello)

2:31 AM
Nielsen, Carl [1865-1931]
Symphony No.4, Op.29, 'The Inextinguishable'
BBC Philharmonic, Juanjo Mena (conductor)

3:05 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
24 Preludes, Op.28, for piano
Claire Huangci (piano)

3:39 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in C major for sopranino recorder, RV.444
Michael Schneider (recorder), Camerata Köln

3:48 AM
Enescu, George (1881-1955)
Concert Piece for viola and piano
Tabea Zimmermann (viola), Monique Savary (piano)

3:58 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Der Abend, Op.34 No.1 for 16-part choir
Danish National Radio Choir, Stefan Parkman (conductor)

4:08 AM
Strauss (ii), Johann (1825-1899)
Spanischer Marsch (Op.433)
ORF Symphony Orchestra, Peter Guth (Conductor)

4:13 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix [1809-1847]
3 Studies, Op.104b, for piano
Sylviane Deferne (piano)

4:21 AM
Groneman, Albertus (1710-1778)
Concerto in G major for solo flute, two flutes, viola & basso continuo
Jed Wentz (solo flute), Marion Moonen, Cordula Breuer (flutes), Musica ad Rhenum

4:31 AM
Gotovac, Jakov (1895-1982)
Symphonic Dance, "Kolo", Op.12 (1926)
Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Kazushi Ono (conductor)

4:40 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Rondo in A minor, K.511
Jean Muller (piano)

4:51 AM
Nebra, Jose de [1702-1768]
Llegad, llegad, creyentes, cantata
Maria Espada (soprano), Al Ayre Español, Eduardo López Banzo (harpsichord & director)

5:01 AM
Weiss, Silvius Leopold (1686-1750)
Prelude, Toccata and Allegro in G major
Hopkinson Smith (Baroque lute)

5:11 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Love Scene - from the opera 'Feuersnot' (Op.50)
Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis (conductor)

5:20 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770 -1827]
12 Variations on 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen', Op.66, for cello and piano
Antonio Meneses (cello), Menahem Pressler (piano)

5:30 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Suite No.4 in G major for orchestra, Op.61, 'Mozartiana'
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Kazuhiro Koizumi (conductor)

5:55 AM
Larsson, Lars-Erik (1908-1986)
Violin Sonatina (1928)
Arve Tellefsen (violin), Lucia Negro (piano)

6:09 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Keyboard Concerto No.2 in E major, BWV.1053
Angela Hewitt (piano), CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    War requiem Op.66

    Singer: Susan Gritton. Singer: Toby Spence. Singer: Hanno Müller‐Brachmann. Choir: BBC Proms Youth Choir. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Trio in A minor (1914)

    Performer: Bernt Lysell. Performer: Mats Rondin. Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Symphony no.4 (Op.29) 'The Inextinguishable'

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    24 Preludes Op.28 for piano

    Performer: Claire Huangci.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Sopranino Recorder Concerto in C major RV.444

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
  • George Enescu

    Concertstuck for viola and piano (1906)

    Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Monique Savary.
    • CHRSR.
  • Richard Strauss

    Der Abend (Op.34 No.1) for 16 part choir

    Choir: Danish National Radio Choir. Conductor: Stefan Parkman.
    • DKDR.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Spanischer Marsch Op 433

    Orchestra: Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien. Conductor: Peter Guth.
    • ATORF.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    3 Studies for piano Op 104b

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Albertus Groneman

    Concerto in G major for solo flute, two flutes, viola & basso continuo

    Performer: Jed Wentz. Performer: Marion Moonen. Performer: Cordula Breuer. Ensemble: Musica ad Rhenum.
    • NLNOS.
  • Jakov Gotovac

    Symphonic Dance 'Kolo', Op 12

    Orchestra: Zagrebačka filharmonija. Conductor: Kazushi Ono.
    • HRHRT.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in A minor K.511 for piano

    Performer: Jean Muller.
    • LUERSL.
  • José de Nebra

    Llegad, llegad, creyentes, cantata

    Performer: Eduardo López Banzo. Singer: María Espada. Ensemble: Al Ayre Español.
    • PLPR.
  • Sylvius Leopold Weiss

    Prelude, Toccata and Allegro in G major

    Performer: Hopkinson Smith.
    • HRHRT.
  • Richard Strauss

    Love Scene - from the opera 'Feuersnot' (Op.50)

    Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • CACBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    12 Variations on 'Ein Madchen oder Weibchen' for cello and piano (Op.66)

    Performer: Antônio Meneses. Performer: Menahem Pressler.
    • PLPR.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Suite No.4 in G major, Op 61, 'Mozartiana'

    Orchestra: Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kazuhiro Koizumi.
    • CACBC.
  • Lars‐Erik Larsson

    Violin Sonatina (1928)

    Performer: Arve Tellefsen. Performer: Lucia Negro.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No.2 in E major (BWV.1053)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt. Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.