Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. Its companion piece is the European premiere of A European Requiem, written in 2015 by the Scottish composer Sir James MacMillan.
Beethoven's much-loved Ninth Symphony, with its passionate plea for unity, is performed by the BBC National Orchestra & Chorus of Wales and the CBSO Chorus, conducted by Xian Zhang. Its companion piece is the European premiere of A European Requiem, written in 2015 by the great Scottish composer Sir James MacMillan.
Sir James MacMillan
A European RequiemOrchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Xian Zhang. Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Performer: Iestyn Davies. Performer: Jacques Imbrailo.
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral'Performer: Erin Wall. Performer: Sonia Prina. Performer: Simon O’Neill. Performer: Alexander Vinogradov. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Performer: Xian Zhang.
|Orchestra||BBC National Orchestra of Wales|
|Choir||BBC National Chorus of Wales|
|Executive Producer||Francesca Kemp|