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BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Georgia Mann presents the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in a celebration of British music, featuring Elgar, Tippett, Parry, plus the less well-known Blackford, Hesketh and Gipps.

Georgia Mann presents a week of performances by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, beginning with a concert of string orchestra works by Elgar, Tippett and Richard Blackford from the Cheltenham Festival in July. The British theme continues with music by Parry, Kenneth Hesketh, Vaughan Williams and Ruth Gipps, who will feature throughout the week.

2.00pm
Elgar: Introduction and Allegro, Op 47
Richard Blackford: Kalon
Tippett: Fantasia Concertante on a theme of Correlli

Strings of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

3.00pm
Parry: Symphony No 4 in E minor

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

3.45pm
Kenneth Hesketh: In Ictu Oculi

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Christoph-Mathias Mueller (conductor)

4.10pm
Vaughan Williams: Norfolk Rhapsody

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
David Atherton (conductor)

4.25pm
Ruth Gipps: Symphony No 4, Op 61

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Introduction and Allegro, Op 47

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Richard Blackford

    Kalon

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Michael Tippett

    Fantasia Concertante on a theme of Corelli

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
  • Hubert Parry

    Symphony No 4

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Kenneth Hesketh

    In Ictu Oculi

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Christoph-Mathias Mueller.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Norfolk Rhapsody No 1

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: David Atherton.
  • Ruth Gipps

    Symphony No 4

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • John Foulds

    Le Cabaret, Op 72a

    Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Performer: Rumon Gamba.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no.25 in G minor K.183 - first movement

    Conductor: Dan Ettinger. Orchestra: Stuttgart Philharmonic.
    • HANSSLER.

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