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Monday - The BBC Symphony Orchestra

Tom McKinney presents a week of performances by the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Today includes a concert the orchestra gave at the Barbican with music by Britten and Tchaikovsky.

Tom McKinney presents a week of performances by the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Today includes a concert the orchestra gave at the Barbican with music by Britten, Tchaikovsky and Alasdair Nicolson. The BBC Symphony Orchestra accompany Tenebrae in a new recording of choral music by Schoenberg and his teacher Zemlinsky. Plus a new recording of Rachmaninov's Third Piano Concerto with Yevgeny Sudbin.

2pm
Britten: Sinfonia da requiem, Op 20
Alasdair Nicolson: Shadows on the Wall - 5 hauntings for voice and orchestra
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 1 in G minor, Op 13 (Winter daydreams)
Marta Fontanals-Simmons (mezzo-soprano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Ben Gernon (conductor)

c.3.30pm
Zemlinsky: Psalm 23
Tenebrae
BBCSO
Nigel Short (conductor)

Judith Weir: Forest
BBCSO
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

c.3.55pm
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 3
Yevgeny Sudbin (piano)
BBCSO
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

c. 4.45pm
Tchaikovsky Voyevoda
BBCSO
Alpesh Chauhan (conductor).

3 hours

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    Sinfonia da Requiem Op.20

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Alasdair Nicolson

    Shadows on the Wall- Five Hauntings for Voice and Orchestra

    Singer: Marta Fontanals-Simmons. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No.1 in G Minor Op.13 'Winter Daydreams'

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    Psalm 23

    Choir: Tenebrae. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Nigel Short.
  • Judith Weir

    Forest

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor, Op.30

    Performer: Yevgeny Sudbin. Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Voyevoda

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alpesh Chauhan.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle in C minor, WoO52

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
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Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra

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