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Friday - BBC NOW Live from BBC Hoddinott Hall in Cardiff

The BBC NOW live at BBC Hoddinott Hall in Cardiff. Debussy: 6 Epigraphes antiques; Khamma. Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No 5 (with Louis Schwizgebel). Ravel: Sheherazade (excerpt).

A live concert from Hoddinott Hall in Cardiff.
With Radio 3 in Hull for its Uproot folk festival, Jun Märkl conducts the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in pieces by Debussy, Saint-Saëns and Ravel that were part of the French orientalist movement - an early manifestation of an interest in world music.
Nicola Heywood Thomas presents.

2pm - LIVE from Hoddinott Hall
Debussy: 6 Epigraphes antiques, orch. Ansermet
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5 in F major, Op.103, 'Egyptian'
Ravel: Shéhérazade - ouverture de féerie
Debussy: Khamma - legende dansée, orch. Debussy & Koechlin
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)
Jun Märkl (conductor)

Followed by Catriona Young rounding off a week of performances from the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Debussy orch Ansermet

    6 Epigraphes Antiques

  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Concerto No.5 (Egyptian)

  • Hector Berlioz

    Roman Carnival Overture

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Les Troyens - ballet music

  • Maurice Ravel

    Shéhérazade, ouverture de féerie

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Jun Märkl. Featured Artist: Louis Schwizgebel.
  • Debussy orch Koechlin

    Khamma - legende dansee

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Mass in C - Sanctus & Benedictus

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish S O. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Fantasia in G minor Op 77

    Performer: Jan Lisiecki.


Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales