Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Proms 2016: Britten Sinfonia

John Shea presents a concert from the 2016 Proms, with Thomas Ades conducting the Britten Sinfonia in a programme of Beethoven, Prokofiev and his own work.

John Shea presents a concert from the BBC Proms 2016: Thomas Adès conducts Britten Sinfonia in a programme of Beethoven, Adès and Prokofiev.

1:01 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey [1891-1953]
Symphony No. 1 in D major, Op.25 (Classical)
Britten Sinfonia, Thomas Adès (conductor)

1:15 AM
Coll, Francisco [b.1985]
Four Iberian Miniatures for violin and orchestra
Augustin Hadelich (violin) Britten Sinfonia, Thomas Adès (conductor)

1:28 AM
Adès, Thomas [b.1971]
Lieux Retrouvés, for cello and orchestra
Steven Isserlis (cello) Britten Sinfonia, Thomas Adès (conductor)

1:45 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770-1827]
Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op.93
Britten Sinfonia, Thomas Adès (conductor)

2:08 AM
Bruckner, Anton (1824-1896)
Te Deum in C major for soloists, chorus and orchestra
Giorgia Milanesi (soprano), Anne Margrethe Punsvik Gluch (soprano), Ulfried Haselsteiner (tenor), Thomas Mohr (baritone), Håvard Stendsvold (bass-baritone), Kristiansand Cathedral Choir, Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Rolf Gupta (conductor)

2:34 AM
Ravel, Maurice [1875-1937]
Trio in A minor for piano and strings
Altenberg Trio, Vienna

3:01 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
String Quartet in G minor, Op.10
Tilev String Quartet

3:27 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor, Op.57, 'Appassionata'
Plamena Mangova (piano)

3:52 AM
Druschetsky, Georg (1745-1819)
Sextet in E flat major for 2 clarinets, 2 horns and 2 bassoons
Bratislava Chamber Harmony

4:11 AM
Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von (1664-1704)
Kyrie from Missa Sancti Henrici, for 5 soloists, 5-part chorus, 5 trumpets, timpani, 2 violins, 3 violas, violone, and organ (1701)
James Griffett (tenor), Michael Schopper (bass), Regensburger Domspatzen, Collegium Aureum, Herbert Metzger (organ), Georg Ratzinger (conductor)

4:19 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Scherzo No.2 in B flat minor, Op.31
Alex Slobodyanik (piano)

4:29 AM
Viotti, Giovanni Battista [1755-1824]
Serenade in A major for 2 violins, Op.23 No.1
Angel Stankov (violin), Yossif Radionov (violin)

4:39 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio [1678-1741]
Concerto in A minor for recorder, two violins and continuo, RV 108
Bolette Roed (recorder), Arte dei Suonatori (ensemble)

4:47 AM
Albeniz, Isaac [1860-1909]
Cordoba (Nocturne), from Cantos de Espana Op.232
Henry-David Varema (cello), Heiki Mätlik (guitar)

4:54 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
Overture to Maskarade, FS.39
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Leif Segerstam (Conductor) Recorded at Grieghallen, Bergen on 21 September 2006

5:01 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Trio No.8 from Essercizii Musici, for recorder, harpsichord obligato, and continuo
Camerata Köln

5:09 AM
Cavalli, Francesco (1602-1676)
Lauda Jerusalem (Psalm 147) - for 2 choirs and instruments
Concerto Palatino

5:19 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Piano Duet Sonata in B flat major, K358
Leonore von Stauss & Wolfgang Brunner (fortepiano)

5:30 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Theme with Variations, from Sextet in B flat major Op.18
Wiener Streichsextet: Erich Hobarth, Peter Matzka (violins), Thomas Riebl, Siegfried Fuhrlinger (violas), Susanne Ehn, Rudolf Leopold (cellos)

5:40 AM
Ranta, Sulho (1901-1960)
Finnish Folk Dances - suite for orchestra, Op.51
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (Conductor)

5:49 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Adagio and Allegro in A flat, Op.70
Li-Wei (cello), Gretel Dowdeswell (piano)

5:59 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Violin Sonata No.3 in C minor, Op.45
Alena Baeva (violin), Giuzai Karieva (piano)

6:22 AM
Moniuszko, Stanisław (1819-1872)
String Quartet No.1 in D minor (1837-1840)
Camerata Quartet - Wlodzimierz Prominski, Andrzej Kordykiewicz (violins), Piotr Reichert (viola), Roman Hoffmann (cello)

6:38 AM
Bantock, Granville [1868-1946]
Celtic Symphony, for strings and 6 harps
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no. 1 in D major Op.25 (Classical)

    Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • GBBBC.
  • Francisco Coll

    Four Iberian Miniatures for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Augustin Hadelich. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • GBBBC.
  • Thomas Adès

    Lieux Retrouvés for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 8 in F major Op.93

    Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • GBBBC.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Te Deum for soloists, chorus and orchestra in C major

    Singer: Giorgia Milanesi. Singer: Ulfried Haselsteiner. Singer: Anne Margrethe Punsvik Gluch. Singer: Thomas Mohr. Singer: Håvard Stensvold. Choir: Kristiansand Cathedral Choir. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Rolf Gupta.
    • NONRK.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Trio for piano and strings in A minor

    Ensemble: Altenberg Trio Vienna.
    • PLPR.
  • Claude Debussy

    String Quartet in G minor (Op.10)

    Ensemble: Tilev String Quartet.
    • BGBNR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor (Op.57) "Appassionata"

    Performer: Plamena Mangova.
    • BERTBF.
  • Georg Druschetzky

    Sextet for 2 clarinets, 2 french horns and 2 bassoons in E flat major

    Ensemble: Bratislava Chamber Harmony.
    • SKSR.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Kyrie from Missa Sancti Henrici (1701)

    Performer: Herbert Metzger. Singer: James Griffett. Singer: Michael Schopper. Choir: Regensburger Domspatzen. Ensemble: Collegium Aureum. Conductor: Georg Ratzinger.
    • DEWDR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo No 2 in B flat minor, Op 31

    Performer: Alex Slobodyanik.
    • GBBBC.
  • Giovanni Battista Viotti

    Serenade for 2 violins in A major, Op 23, No 1

    Performer: Angel Stankov. Performer: Yossif Radionov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in A minor for recorder, two violins and basso continuo, RV 108

    Performer: Bolette Roed. Ensemble: Arte dei Suonatori.
    • DKDR.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Cordoba (Nocturne) from Cantos de Espana (Op.232 No.4)

    Performer: Henry-David Varema. Performer: Heiki Mätlik.
    • EEER.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Overture to Maskarade (FS.39)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Leif Segerstam.
    • NONRK.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Trio No.8 from Essercizii Musici

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Performer: Rainer Zipperling. Performer: Yasunori Imamura. Performer: Sabine Bauer. Performer: Harald Hoeren. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Lauda Jerusalem (psalm 147, 'How good it is to sing praises to our God')

    Ensemble: Concerto Palatino.
    • DEWDR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for piano duet in B flat major (K.358)

    Performer: Leonore von Stauss. Performer: Wolfgang Brunner.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Theme with variations from Sextet in B flat major (Op.18)

    Performer: Erich Höbarth. Performer: Peter Matzka. Performer: Thomas Riebl. Performer: Siegfried Fuhrlinger. Performer: Susanne Ehn. Performer: Rudolf Leopold. Ensemble: Wiener Streichsextett.
    • NLNPB.
  • Sulho Ranta

    Finnish Folk Dances - suite for orchestra Op 51

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • FIYLE.
  • Robert Schumann

    Adagio and allegro in A flat major, Op 70

    Performer: Li-Wei Qin. Performer: Gretel Dowdeswell.
    • GBBBC.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Violin Sonata no 3 in C minor, Op 45

    Performer: Alena Baeva. Performer: Guzal Karieva.
    • PLPR.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    String Quartet No.1 in D minor (1837-1840)

    Ensemble: Camerata Quartet.
    • PLPR.
  • Granville Bantock

    Celtic symphony

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • GBBBC.

Broadcast