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Friday - BBC Symphony Orchestra

Kate Molleson rounds off her week of performances from the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Singers with a concert the orchestra gave at the Barbican, London.

Kate Molleson rounds off her week of performances from the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Singers with a concert the orchestra gave last week at the Barbican, London. James Feddeck conducted Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, and Javier Perianes joined them for Ravel's G major Piano Concerto. Plus a recording of Szymanowski's 2nd Violin Concerto with Tasmin Little, and Esa-Pekka Salonen's Karawane with the BBC Symphony Chorus.

2pm
Barber: Symphony No 1, Op 9
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G major
George Walker: Icarus in Orbit
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (orch.Ravel)
Javier Perianes (piano)
James Feddeck (conductor)

c.3.30pm
Schoenberg: Friede auf Erden
Tenebrae
Nigel Short (conductor)

c.3.45pm
Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No 2
Tasmin Little (violin)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Edward Gardner (conductor)

Bernstein: Touches - Chorale, Eight Variations and Coda for piano
piano tba

c.4.20pm
Esa-Pekka Salonen: Karawane
BBC Symphony Chorus
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor).

3 hours

Music Played

  • Samuel Barber

    Symphony No.1

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Feddeck.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto in G

    Performer: Javier Perianes. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Feddeck.
  • George Walker

    Icarus in Orbit

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Feddeck.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures at an Exhibition (orch.Ravel)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Feddeck.
  • Karol Szymanowski

    Violin Concerto No.2

    Performer: Tasmin Little. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
  • César Franck

    Messe à trois voix - Panis Angelicus

    Performer: Richard Pearce. Singer: Christopher Bowen.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Missa Brevis

    Performer: Simon Niemiński. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Gergely Madaras.
  • Esa‐Pekka Salonen

    Karawane

    Choir: BBC Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Thomas Alexander Erskine

    The Maid of the Mill (Overture)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Bell.
    • Scotland's Music.
    • LINN RECORDS.
    • 3.

Credits

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Symphony Orchestra
Performer BBC Symphony Chorus

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