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Proms 2012: Elgar, Ravel and Debussy from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Jonathan Swain presents nautical-themed music, including a concert given by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales at the 2012 Proms.

Jonathan Swain navigates us through a nautical night of music sandwiching the BBC National Orchestra of Wales's 2012 Prom.

12:31 AM
Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
In the south (Alassio) - overture Op.50
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Ryan Wigglesworth (Conductor)

12:52 AM
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Une barque sur l'océan
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Ryan Wigglesworth (Conductor)

1:01 AM
Claude Debussy (1862-1918) orch. Henry Wood (1869-1944)
La cathédrale engloutie
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Ryan Wigglesworth (Conductor)

1:08 AM
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
La mer - three symphonic sketches
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Ryan Wigglesworth (Conductor)

1:33 AM
Faure, Gabriel (1845-1924)
Pavane for orchestra (Op.50)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Grant Llewellyn (Conductor)

1:40 AM
Debussy, Claude [1862-1918]
Rhapsodie for Saxophone and Orchestra, arranged for saxophone and piano
Miha Rogina (saxophone), Jan Sever (piano)

1:52 AM
Franck, César (1822-1890)
Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34
Imre Rohmann (piano), Bartók Quartet

2:26 AM
Boulanger, Lili (1893-1918)
Nocturne for flute and piano
Valentinas Gelgotas (flute), Audrone Kisieliute (piano)

2:31 AM
David Matthews [b.1943]
A Vision of the Sea
BBC Philharmonic, Juanjo Mena (conductor)

2:54 AM
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)
Scheherazade - symphonic suite after 1001 Nights (Op.35)
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Vytautas Lukocius (conductor)

3:38 AM
Bridge, Frank (1879-1941)
'Hornpipe' - No.2 in G minor from 'Miniatures', Set 3 for violin, cello and piano
Moshe Hammer (violin), Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (cello), William Tritt (piano)

3:41 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in F (Rv.571) for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns, bassoon & cello
Zefira Valova (Violin), Anna Starr (Oboe), Markus Muller (Oboe), Anneke Scott (Horn), Joseph Walters (Horn), moni Fischaleck (Bassoon), Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (Director)

3:51 AM
Milhaud, Darius (1892-1974)
Scaramouche
James Anagnoson, Leslie Kinton (pianos)

4:01 AM
Sermisy, Claudin de (c.1490-1562)
5 Chansons (Paris 1528-1538) (1. Au joly boys (Paris 1538); 2. Je ne menge point de porc (Paris, 1538); 3. Tant que vivray (Paris 1528); 4. Vien tost (Paris 1538); 5. Tu disoys que j'en mourroys (Paris 1530))
Ensemble Clement Janequin

4:11 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt (Calm sea and a prosperous voyage) - overture (Op.27)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Simone Young (conductor)

4:25 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Sea Songs - Quick March
West Australian Symphony Orchestra, David Measham (conductor)

4:31 AM
William Walton (1902-1983)
Two Pieces for Strings (from Henry V)
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Roy Goodman (Conductor)

4:35 AM
Giuseppe Tartini (1692-1770)
Sonata No.6, 'Senti lo Mare' (Listen to the Sea)
Elizabeth Wallfisch (Baroque violin)

4:42 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Barcarolle in F sharp major (Op.60)
Anastasia Vorotnaya (piano)

4:51 AM
Britten, Benjamin [1913-1975]
4 Sea interludes (Op.33a)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor)

5:08 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:C3) in C major "Hamburger Ebbe und Fluth (Wasser-overture)"
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Ketil Haugsand (conductor)

5:33 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Gesang der Geistern über den Wassern, Op.167 ('Spirits' song above the waters', words by Goethe)
Estonian National Male Choir, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Juri Alperten (director)

5:43 AM
Butterworth, Arthur [1923-2014]
Romanza for horn and strings
Martin Hackleman (horn), CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

5:53 AM
Gilson, Paul (1865-1942)
La Mer (1892) - symphonic Sketches for orchestra, saxhorns and men's choir
Flemish Radio Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Edward Elgar

    In the south (Alassio) - overture Op 50

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ryan Wigglesworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Une Barque sur l'ocean

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ryan Wigglesworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Claude Debussy

    La Cathedrale engloutie

    Music Arranger: Henry Wood. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ryan Wigglesworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Claude Debussy

    La Mer - 3 symphonic sketches for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Ryan Wigglesworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Pavane for orchestra Op 50

    Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Grant Llewellyn.
    • GBBBC.
  • Claude Debussy

    Rhapsodie for saxophone and orchestra (arr. for saxophone and piano)

    Performer: Miha Rogina. Performer: Jan Sever.
    • SKSR.
  • César Franck

    Quintet for piano and strings (M.7) in F minor

    Performer: Imre Rohmann. Ensemble: Bartok String Quartet.
    • HUMR.
  • Lili Boulanger

    Nocturne for flute and piano

    Performer: Valentinas Gelgotas. Performer: Audrone Kisieliute.
    • LTLR.
  • David Matthews

    A Vision of the Sea

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
    • GBBBC.
  • Frank Bridge

    Hornpipe (Miniatures, Set 3 No 2)

    Performer: Moshe Hammer. Performer: Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi. Performer: William Tritt.
    • CACBC.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F, Rv 571 for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns, bassoon & cello

    Performer: Zefira Valova. Performer: Anna Starr. Performer: Markus Muller. Performer: Anneke Scott. Performer: Joseph Walters. Performer: moni Fischaleck. Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
    • PLPR.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche

    Performer: Anagnoson & Kinton.
    • CACBC.
  • Claudin de Sermisy

    5 Chansons (Paris 1528-1538)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Clément Janequin.
    • ATORF.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt - Overture, Op 27

    Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Simone Young.
    • NONRK.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Sea Songs - Quick March

    Orchestra: West Australian Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Measham.
    • AUABC.
  • William Walton

    Two Pieces for Strings (from Henry V)

    Orchestra: Manitoba Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • CACBC.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Sonata No 6, 'Senti lo Mare' (Listen to the Sea)

    Performer: Elizabeth Wallfisch.
    • AUABC.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Barcarolle in F sharp major Op 60

    Performer: Anastasia Vorotnaya.
    • CZCR.
  • Benjamin Britten

    4 Sea interludes [from 'Peter Grimes'] Op 33a [concert version]

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • GBBBC.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture (Suite) TWV.55:C3 in C major 'Hamburger Ebbe und Fluth'

    Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Ketil Haugsand.
    • NONRK.
  • Franz Schubert

    Gesang der Geistern über den Wassern, Op 167

    Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Choir: Eesti Rahvusmeeskoor. Orchestra: Eesti Riiklik Sümfooniaorkester. Director: Jüri Alperten.
    • EEER.
  • Arthur Butterworth

    Romanza for horn and strings (1954)

    Performer: Martin Hackleman. Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • Paul Gilson

    De Zee [The Sea] - symphony

    Orchestra: Flemish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • BEVRT.

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