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John Wilson and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

John Wilson and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra perform Walton's First Symphony and are joined by Leonard Elschenbroich for the Elgar Cello Concerto.

John Wilson and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra perform Walton's First Symphony and are joined by Leonard Elschenbroich for the Elgar Cello Concerto.

Live from City Halls, Glasgow
Presented by Tom Redmond

Elgar: Cockaigne (In London Town)
Elgar: Cello Concerto

8.20 Interval

8.40
Walton: Symphony No 1

John Wilson and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra play three of the most popular works from the British Music canon: Elgar's up-and-at-'em Overture 'Cockaigne'; his super-tuneful Cello Concerto - with soloist Leonard Elschenbroich; and the concert reaches an end with Walton's enduringly popular First Symphony.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Cockaigne (In London Town)

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Edward Elgar

    Cello Concerto in E minor Op 85

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cello Suite No 3 in C major (Sarabande)

    Performer: Leonard Elschenbroich.
  • Anton Webern

    No.3 from 3 Lieder

    Performer: Dorothy Dorow. Performer: Rudolf Jansen.
  • Richard Strauss

    Zugemessne Rhythmen

    Performer: Ben Johnson. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
  • Irving Berlin

    Cheek to Cheek

    Performer: Fred Astaire. Orchestra: Leo Reisman & His Orchestra.
  • John Cage

    2 Pieces for Piano

    Performer: Steffen Schleiermacher.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Pièce pour le tombeau de Paul Dukas

    Performer: Peter Hill.
  • Elizabeth Maconchy

    Poco Presto

    Ensemble: Hanson String Quartet.
  • William Walton

    Symphony No.1

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Claude Debussy

    Cloches a travers les feuilies (Images - Book II)

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
  • Claude Debussy

    Et la lune decend sur le temple qui fut (Images - Book II)

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
  • Claude Debussy

    Poissons d'or (Images - Book II)

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
  • Claude Debussy

    L'Isle joyeuse

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

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