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01/11/2017

Sunwook Kim is the soloist in Britten's Piano Concerto, alongside other works influenced by music for radio dramas. With the BBC Concert Orchestra and conductor Andrew Gourlay.

Sunwook Kim is the soloist in Britten's Piano Concerto, a work heavily influenced by music he wrote for radio dramas. The BBC Concert Orchestra and conductor Andrew Gourlay also include music by two other composers who wrote during the early decades of radio, Vaughan Williams and Copland. Recorded at Snape Maltings last Saturday, presented by Ian Skelly.

Vaughan Williams: Incidental Music to The Mayor of Casterbridge
Britten: Piano Concerto, Op 13

INTERVAL

Britten: Recitative and Aria for Piano and Orchestra
Copland: Quiet City
Britten, arr Paul Hindmarsh: King Arthur - Suite for Orchestra: 1. Overture; 2. Scherzo (Dance of Death); 3. Variations (Galagad and the Holy Grail); 4. Finale (Battle and Apotheosis)

Sunwook Kim (piano)
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Andrew Gourlay.

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Mayor of Casterbridge incidental music

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Piano Concerto

    Performer: Sunwook Kim. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Henry Purcell

    They that go down to the sea in ships

    Choir: King's Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Hyperion.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Hymn to St Cecelia

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • Collegium Records.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Recitative and Aria for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Sunwook Kim. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Aaron Copland

    Quiet City

    Performer: Catherine Moore. Performer: Gareth Hulse. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Suite - King Arthur

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Schone Mullerin, D795 - excerpts

    Performer: Gerald Moore. Singer: Dietrich Fischer‚ÄźDieskau.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Concert Orchestra

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