BBC Symphony Orchestra - Joanna Marsh, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Elgar
The BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Dubai Opera House. Joanna Marsh: Flare. Mozart: Piano Concerto No 20. Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage. Elgar: Enigma Variations.
The BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Edward Gardner at the BBC Proms Dubai, performs Elgar, Joanna Marsh, and Mozart with pianist Ben Grosvenor, at the Dubai Opera House.
Recorded on 23rd March. Presented by Petroc Trelawny
Joanna Marsh: Flare (World premiere)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor, K466
Felix Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Edward Gardner (conductor)
The first-ever BBC Proms Dubai sees the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the in-house band of the summer season at the Royal Albert Hall, London, on its first tour to the United Arab Emirates. In a classic Proms mix of traditional repertoire and the new they pair up with two Proms favourites, conductor Edward Gardner and pianist Benjamin Grosvenor. To the desert city's brand-new Opera House they bring Elgar's portrait of his friends in the Enigma Variations, Mendelssohn's concert overture Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, and Mozart's operatic Piano Concerto in D minor. At the very top of the evening comes the world premiere of Dubai-based British composer Joanna Marsh's Flare.
FlareOrchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Concerto No 20 in D minorOrchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
Etude in A Flat Major Op.72 No.11Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
Nikolai Girshevich Kapustin
Toccatina Op.40 No.3Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
Overture - Calm Sea and Prosperous VoyageOrchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
Enigma VariationsOrchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
Hopak from The Fair at SorochyntsiOrchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
Hungarian folksongs for violin and pianoPerformer: James Ehnes. Performer: Andrew Armstrong.
- Bartok - Works for violin & piano vol.2.
5 Greek Dances (from 36 Greek Dances Op.11)Orchestra: I Musici de Montréal. Director: Yuli Turovsky.
- Dances from the Heart of Europe.
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- Mon 27 Mar 2017 19:30