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Tuesday - BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Georgia Mann continues a week of performances by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Today's programme begins with a concert centred around Nielsen.

Georgia Mann continues a week of performances by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Today's programme begins with a concert centred around Nielsen. Soprano Denise Beck and the Danish String Quartet join the strings of the orchestra for a sequence of songs and miniatures before the composer's more familiar violin Concerto and Symphony no. 3. Plus Simon Callaghan is soloist in a new recording of the Piano Concerto by Bernhard Scholz.

2pm
Nielsen Polka in A major
Nielsen: Jens Vejmand
Denise Beck (Soprano) and Julia Lynch (piano)
Trad. Fem får, fire geder
Nielsen: Tit er jeg glad
Danish String Quartet + BBC SSO Strings
Trad. Minuet nr 60
Danish String Quartet + BBC SSO Strings and Oboe
Nielsen: Forunderligt at sige
Denise Beck (Soprano) and Julia Lynch (piano)
Trad: Dronningens Cotillion
Danish String Quartet + BBC SSO Strings
Nielsen: Som en rejselysten flåde
Denise Beck (Soprano) and Julia Lynch (piano)

Nielsen Concerto Op.33 for violin and orchestra
Nielsen Symphony no. 3 Op.27 (Sinfonia espansiva) [with S and Bar soloists]
Henning Kraggerud (violin)
Denise Beck (soprano)
Benjamin Appl (baritone)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)

c.3.45pm
Rachmaninov Vocalise (Op.34'14), orch. composer [orig. for voice & piano]
Tommy Smith (saxophone)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Clark Rundell (conductor)

Scholz Concerto in B major Op.57 for piano and orchestra
Simon Callaghan (piano)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Carl Nielsen

    Polka In A Major

    Performer: Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen. Ensemble: Danish String Quartet. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Strophic songs FS.42, Op.21 no.1c; Jens Vejmand [Jens the road mender]

    Performer: Julia Lynch. Singer: Dénise Beck.
  • Trad.

    Five Sheep, Four Goats

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Carl Nielsen

    En Snes Danske viser [A score of Danish songs] - vol.2 FS.78 no.28; Tidt er jeg glad

    Performer: Julia Lynch. Singer: Dénise Beck.
  • Trad.

    Minuet No.60

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Hymns and sacred songs - 49 tunes FS.83 for chorus no.13; Forunderligt at sige

    Performer: Julia Lynch. Singer: Dénise Beck.
  • Trad.

    The Dromer

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Concerto Op.33 for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Henning Kraggerud. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Symphony no. 3 Op.27 (Sinfonia espansiva) [with S and Bar soloists]

    Singer: Dénise Beck. Singer: Benjamin Appl. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise (Op.34`14), arr. for misc. forces

    Performer: Tommy Smith. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
  • Bernhard Scholz

    Concerto in B major Op.57 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Simon Callaghan. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ben Gernon.
  • Havergal Brian

    Symphonic Variations on "Has anybody here seen Kelly?"

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Garry Walker.
    • Orchestral Music Vol.2.
    • Toccata.
    • 1-9.

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