Radio 3 at The Biggest Weekend - Live from Coventry
Live from War Memorial Park, Coventry, the BBC Concert Orchestra team up with stars from Strictly, violin legend Nigel Kennedy and the BBC Young Musician winner Lauren Zhang.
Strictly stars Chloe Hewitt, Amy Dowden, AJ Pritchard and Gorka Marquez join Katie Derham, conductor Gavin Sutherland and the BBC Concert Orchestra for music and dance. There'll also be an appearance from the new BBC Young Musician winner Lauren Zhang; and in part 2 violin legend Nigel Kennedy plays excerpts from Vivaldi's Four Seasons, and his own unique tribute to Jimi Hendrix. Live from the War Memorial Park, Coventry.
Styne: Gypsy Overture
Rodgers: Carousel Waltz
arr. Paul Hart: Roaring Twenties Medley
Ary Barroso: Aquarela do Brasil
Tchaikovsky: Adagio from the Act III Grand Pas de Deux in Sleeping Beauty
Irving Berlin: Top Hat
BBC Young Musician winner - Lauren Zhang
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons (excerpts)
Classical Hendrix, featuring the music of Jimi Hendrix
Strictly dancers: Amy Dowden, Chloe Hewitt, Gorka Marquez, AJ Pritchard
Nigel Kennedy (acoustic & electric violin)
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Gavin Sutherland.
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