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James Jolly

James Jolly spotlights John Adams's Dharma at Big Sur, as well as music by Mozart and Haydn.

James Jolly looks ahead to music by John Adams in Wednesday's BBC Prom, with the composer's Dharma at Big Sur. He invites classical novices to discover more about the music with Mozart's Concertone in C, K190, and shines a light on Haydn's Symphony No 45 the "Farewell", which is the week's neglected classic. The featured young artist this Sunday is Vilde Frang, who will also be heard in Thursday's Prom.

2 hours, 27 minutes

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Sun 30 Jul 2017 09:00

Music Played

  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Khovanshchina - Dawn on the Moskva River

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 21.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Le nozze di Figaro - Non so piu

    Singer: Marianne Crebassa. Orchestra: Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Oh, Boy!.
    • Erato.
    • 14.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Two Humoresques, op 87

    Performer: Vilde Frang. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra Koln. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
    • Vilde Frang: Violin Concerto.
    • EMI.
    • 007.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Overture for Wind Instruments in C, Op 24

    Ensemble: Academy Of St Martin In The Field. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Mendelssohn: Overtures.
    • Capriccio.
    • 6.
  • Gabriel Jackson

    L'Homme armé

    Ensemble: Ars Nova Copenhagen. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
    • First Drop.
    • Cantaloupe Music.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concertone in C, K190

    Performer: Julia Fischer. Performer: Gordan Nikolitch. Performer: Herre-Jan Stegenga. Performer: Hans Meyer. Orchestra: Nederlands Kamerorkest. Conductor: Yakov Kreizberg.
    • MOZART: Sinfonia concertante, K. 364 / Concertone in C major, K. 190 / Rondo in.
    • Pentatone.
    • 5.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Violin Sonata in F, Op 8

    Performer: Vilde Frang. Performer: Michail Lifits.
    • Vilde Frange: Violin Sonatas.
    • EMI.
    • 001.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 45, Farewell

    Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Bruno Weil.
    • Haydn: 6 Paris Symphonies / 15 Symphonies.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.

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