Friday - The BBC Singers live from Temple Church, City of London & the BBC Symphony Orchestra live from Maida Vale
Live from Temple Church, City of London, the BBC Singers with contemporary choral Christmas pieces. Then the BBC Symphony Orchestra live with music by Mendelssohn and Tchaikovsky.
Afternoon Concert's week of live performances from the BBC performing groups concludes with two concerts from London. First to Temple Church, in the City of London for the BBC Singers conducted by Owain Park, with a selection of contemporary choral Christmas pieces. Roger Sayer accompanies them on the organ. Then to the BBC Symphony Orchestra's home at Maida Vale studios in London, for a concert under the baton of Tung-Chien Chuang including Liadov's tone poem Baba Yaga, Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E minor, with Alexander Soumm as soloist, and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5 in E minor.
2pm - LIVE from Temple Church, City of London, presented by Ian Skelly
Richard Madden: Balulalow
Owain Park: Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Bernard Hughes: Jesus, Springing
Joanna Marsh: Evergreen (world premiere)
Richard Knight: Come rock his cradle
Carl Rutti: O little town
Richard Causton: Cradle Song
Judith Bingham: Corpus Christi Carol
Peter Copley: Two Carols
Howard Skempton: To Bethlehem did they go
Bror Samuelson: Ave maris stella
Adrian Peacock: Venite Gaudete
Roger Sayer (organ)
Owain Park (conductor)
3.15pm LIVE from Maida Vale, London, presented by Petroc Trelawny
Liadov: Baba Yaga - tone poem
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64
Alexander Soumm (violin)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Tung-Chien Chuang (conductor).
Corpus Christi Carol
To Bethlehem did they go
Come rock his cradle
O little town of Bethlehem
Ave maris stella
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op 20 (2nd mvt)Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov
Violin Concerto in E minor
Have yourself a merry little ChristmasSinger: Christine Brewer. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
Anonymous arrangement: Joy to the WorldSinger: Christine Brewer. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Symphony no.5 in E minor
Johann Sebastian Bach
Overture in the French style, BWV 831 (Gigue)Performer: Sir András Schiff. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Director: Sir András Schiff.
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