Wednesday - BBC Singers at the BBC Proms Dubai
Petroc Trelawny introduces the BBC Singers performing music by Stanford, Tippett, Dove, Warlock, Cowie, Grainger and Wikeley on tour in Dubai.
Voices from the Isles
Petroc Trelawny joins the BBC Singers in the Dubai Opera House for a concert recorded last week during the BBC Singers' visit to Dubai. The programme is a geographical choral exploration of the diverse sounds and influences of music in The British Isles. The music celebrates the inspiration of traditional folk songs and musical settings of the great poets.
Stanford: Three Motets
Tippett: Four Songs from the British Isles
Jonathan Dove: It sounded as if the Streets were running
Warlock: 3 Belloc Songs
James Burton (conductor)
Cowie: Lyre Bird Motet
Grainger: Brigg Fair; Irish Tune from County Derry
Jonathan Wikeley: Everything Stops for Tea
James Burton (conductor).