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BBC Proms 2016: Wagner and Tippett

Jonathan Swain presents Wagner and Tippett from the 2016 BBC Proms.

Jonathan Swain presents Wagner and Tippett from the 2016 BBC Proms.

12:31 AM
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Die Walküre (excerpt, final scene Act 3)
Tamara Wilson (soprano, Brunnhilde), James Cresswell (bass Wotan), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Mark Wigglesworth (conductor)

1:12 AM
Tippett, Michael (1905-1998)
A Child of our Time
Tamara Wilson (soprano), Susan Bickley (mezzo soprano), Peter Hoare (tenor), James Cresswell (bass), BBC National Chorus of Wales, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Mark Wigglesworth (conductor)

2:16 AM
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Canadian Carnival, Op 19
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Uri Mayer (conductor)

2:31 AM
Nowakowski, Józef (1800-1865)
Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op 17
Nelson Goerner (piano) Lena Neudauer (viola), Katarzyna Budnik-Galazka (violin) Marcin Zdunik (cello), Janusz Widzyk (double bass)

3:11 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
Sonata for piano No 2, Op 35 in B flat minor
Khatia Buniatishvili (piano)

3:33 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
Aleko's Cavatina (Aleko)
Allan Monk (baritone), Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

3:39 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Partita for keyboard No 5 in G major, BWV.829
Glenn Gould (piano)

3:53 AM
Górecki, Henryk Mikolaj (1933 - 2010)
Two Songs for choir of 4 equal voices, Op 33 (1972): The Four Seasons and The Birds' Gossip
Alla Polacca Choir, Sabina Wlodarska (director)

3:57 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Die Zauberflöte (Overture) K 620
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Michael Christie (conductor)

4:04 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
7 Variations on 'Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen' for cello and piano, WoO.46
Miklós Perényi (cello), Deszö Ranki (piano)

4:13 AM
Prokofiev, Sergei (1891-1953)
The Love for three oranges Op 33b (Scherzo and March), arr. for accordion
Bjarke Mogensen (accordion)

4:17 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Andante Cantabile from the string quartet, Op 11, arranged by the composer
Shauna Rolston (cello), Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

4:24 AM
Boeck, August de (1865-1937)
In de Schuur (op. posth.) completed by Emmanuel Geeurickx
Flemish Radio Orchestra, Marc Soustrot (conductor)

4:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770 -1827)
Coriolan - overture Op 62
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Arvid Engegard (conductor)

4:38 AM
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778-1837)
Rondo in B minor, Op 109
Stefan Lindgren (piano)

4:47 AM
Haydn, (Johann) Michael (1737-1806)
Sinfonia in E flat major, MH.340, P.17
Academia Palatina, Florian Heyerick (director)

5:02 AM
Rosenmüller, Johann (c.1619-1684)
Gloria for SATB, cornett, 2 violins, 2 violas and bass continuo
Johanna Koslowsky (soprano), David Cordier (tenor), Gerd Türk (tenor), Stephan Schreckenberger (bass), Carsten Lohff (organ), Cantus Cölln, Konrad Junghänel (director/lute)

5:18 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Partita No 1 in B flat major, BWV.825 for keyboard
Beatrice Rana (piano)

5:36 AM
Walton, William (1902-1983)
Violin Concerto
James Ehnes (violin), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Bramwell Tovey (conductor)

6:07 AM
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Phantasy for string quintet in F minor
Lawrence Power (viola), RTE Vanbrugh String Quartet

6:18 AM
Handel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op 6 No 4
The Sixth Floor Ensemble, Anssi Mattila (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Walküre - final scene

    Singer: Tamara Wilson. Singer: James Creswell. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Michael Tippett

    A Child Of Our Time

    Singer: Tamara Wilson. Singer: Susan Bickley. Singer: Peter Hoare. Singer: James Creswell. Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Mark Wigglesworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Canadian Carnival, Op.19

    Conductor: Uri Mayer. Orchestra: Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
    • CACBC.
  • Jozef Nowakowski

    Piano Quintet in E flat major (Op. 17)

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Performer: Lena Neudauer. Performer: Katarzyna Budnik-Galazka. Performer: Marcin Zdunik. Performer: Janusz Widzyk.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Sonata for piano no. 2 (Op.35) in B flat minor

    Performer: Khatia Buniatishvili.
    • PLPR.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Aleko's Cavatina (Aleko)

    Singer: Allan Monk. Orchestra: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita for keyboard no 5 in G major, BWV 829

    Performer: Glenn Gould.
    • CACBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture from Die Zauberflote (K.620)

    Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Christie.
    • NONRK.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    7 Variations on a Theme of The Magic Flute by Mozart

    Performer: Miklós Perényi. Performer: Dezső Ránki.
    • HUMR.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    The Love for three oranges Op.33b (Scherzo and March), arr. for accordian

    Performer: Bjarke Mogensen. Music Arranger: Bjarke Mogensen.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Andante Cantabile (String Quartet, Op 11)

    Performer: Shauna Rolston. Music Arranger: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Orchestra: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • August de Boeck

    In de Schuur [In the Barn] (op. posth.)

    Orchestra: Flemish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Marc Soustrot.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Coriolan - overture Op.62

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Arvid Engegård.
    • NONRK.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Rondo in B minor (Op.109)

    Performer: Stefan Lindgren.
    • SESR.
  • Michael Haydn

    Sinfonia in E flat major (MH.340) (P.17)

    Orchestra: Academia Palatina. Director: Florian Heyerick.
    • BEVRT.
  • Johann Rosenmüller

    Gloria for SATB, cornett, 2 violins, 2 violas and bass continuo

    Performer: Carsten Lohff. Singer: Johanna Koslowsky. Singer: David Cordier. Singer: Gerd Türk. Singer: Stephan Schreckenberger. Ensemble: Cantus Cölln. Director: Konrad Junghänel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Partita No 1 in B flat major, BWV 825

    Performer: Beatrice Rana.
    • PLPR.
  • William Walton

    Concerto in B minor for violin and orchestra

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
    • CACBC.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Phantasy for string quintet in F minor [1932]

    Performer: Lawrence Power. Ensemble: RTE Vanbrugh String Quartet.
    • GBBBC.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op 6, No 4

    Ensemble: Sixth Floor Ensemble. Conductor: Anssi Mattila.
    • FIYLE.

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