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BBC Philharmonic live from MediaCityUK, Salford

Tom Redmond presents the BBC Philharmonic, live from their home at MediaCityUK in Salford. Pavel Kolesnikov joins the orchestra for Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.4.

Tom Redmond presents the BBC Philharmonic, live from their home at MediaCityUK in Salford. Pavel Kolesnikov joins the orchestra for Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.4. And Afternoon Concert's tone poem theme continues with Eventyr by Delius, inspired by a Norwegian fairy tale. Then it's back to London with Jonathan Swain, and more from this week's featured ensemble, the BBC Symphony Orchestra, in concert at Maida Vale. They perform recent composition by some of the UK's most exciting living composers, including the world premiere of Gordon Crosse's Third Symphony.

2pm - LIVE from MediaCityUK Salford, presented by Tom Redmond
Delius: Eventyr
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 4 in G major
Sibelius: King Christian II Suite Op.27
Pavel Kolesnikov (piano)
BBC Philharmonic
Rory Macdonald (conductor)

c.3.25pm
Back to the studio with Jonathan Swain

Rachel Portman: Endangered
Edwin Roxburgh: Concerto for Piano and Winds
Sally Beamish: Diodati (UK premiere)
Gordon Crosse: Symphony No. 3 "Between Despair and Dawn" (world premiere)
Clare Hammond (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Michael Seal (conductor).

3 hours

Music Played

  • Frederick Delius

    Eventyr

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rory Macdonald.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No 4

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rory Macdonald.
  • Jean Sibelius

    King Christian II Suite

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Performer: Rory Macdonald.
  • Julian Anderson

    Bell Mass

    Performer: Stephen Farr. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Kok.
  • Rachel Portman

    Endangered

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Seal.
  • Edwin Roxburgh

    Concerto for Piano and Winds

    Performer: Clare Hammond. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Seal.
  • Sally Beamish

    Diodati

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Seal.
  • Gordon Crosse

    Symphony no 3

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Seal.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales

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