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Tuesday - The BBC Concert Orchestra, live from Watford Colosseum

BBC Concert Orchestra live from Watford with music by Dvorak and Bartok, conducted by Jaime Martin. Also, the BBC National Orchestra of Wales with music by Bax.

The BBC performing groups live week continues with the BBC Concert Orchestra live from Watford Colosseum, London. Jaime Martin conducts a programme taking in Afternoon Concert's tone poem theme with Dvorak's The Noonday Witch, followed by Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra. Then back to Broadcasting House for a recent recording by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, under conductor Martin Yates, of Arnold Bax's symphonic poem Tintagel. The afternoon comes to a close with Beethoven's Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 3 in C minor, with Rudolf Buchbinder as soloist, accompanied by the BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Juanjo Mena, recorded recently in Barcelona.

2.00pm Presented by Fiona Talkington LIVE from Watford Colosseum
Dvorak: The Noonday Witch - tone poem
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
BBC Concert Orchestra
Jaime Martin (conductor)

3.50pm - Back to the studio with Jonathan Swain
Bax: Tintagel - symphonic poem
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Martin Yates (conductor)

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor, Op 37
Rudolf Buchbinder (piano)
BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena (conductor).

3 hours

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    The Noon Witch

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Jaime Martín.
  • Béla Bartók

    Concerto for Orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Jaime Martín.
  • Paul Dukas

    La Peri

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Arnold Bax

    Tintagel - symphonic poem

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Martin Yates.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Concerto no. 3 in C minor Op.37 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
  • Alfred Grünfeld

    Soirees de Vienne Op.56 for piano - concert paraphrase on themes of Johann Strauss (Son)

    Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder.


Role Contributor
Performer BBC Philharmonic