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BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Georgia Mann presents the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conducted by Dalia Stasevka, performing Rachmaninov's much-loved Second Piano Concerto and Shostakovich's Symphony No 9.

Georgia Mann continues her week with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Alongside their recent performance of Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto and Shostakovich's Ninth Symphony with conductor Dalia Stasevka at the Lichfield Festival, there will be some new releases and a whole host of music by female composers, including the week's featured artist Ruth Gipps.

2.00pm
Thomas Hyde: Les at Leisure - A Comedy Overture, Op 18
Shostakovich: Symphony No 9 in E flat major
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor
Amy Beach: Piano Concerto, Op 45 (ii Scherzo vivace)

Danny Driver (piano)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Dalia Stasevska (conductor)

c.3.25pm
Clara Schumann: 3 Gemischte Chöre

BBC National Chorus of Wales
Adrian Partington (conductor)

Kenneth Hesketh: Of Time and Disillusionment

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

c.4.00pm
Verdi: E'strano / Ah fors'e lui / Sempre libera (La Traviata)

Xiaolin Zhuo (soprano)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Andrea Licata (conductor)

Gipps: Symphony No 2

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

Musgrave: Phoenix Rising

Sarah Jayne Porsmoguer (cor anglais)
Tim Thorpe (horn)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
William Boughton (conductor)

Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Ben Gernon (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Thomas Hyde

    Les at Leisure - A Comedy Overture

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Dalia Stasevska.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony No 9 in E-flat major

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Dalia Stasevska.
  • Clara Schumann

    3 Part-songs for chorus

    Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Conductor: Adrian Partington.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor

    Performer: Danny Driver. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Dalia Stasevska.
  • Amy Beach

    Piano Concerto No 2 Op 45 - II - Scherzo - Vivace

    Performer: Danny Driver. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Dalia Stasevska.
  • Kenneth Hesketh

    Of Time and Disillusionment

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Christoph-Mathias Mueller.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Traviata - E'strano - Ah fors'e lui - Sempre Libera

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Andrea Licata. Singer: Xiaolin Zhou.
  • Ruth Gipps

    Symphony No 2

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Thea Musgrave

    Phoenix Rising

    Performer: Sarah Jayne Porsmoguer. Performer: Tim Thorpe. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: William Boughton.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No 6 in G minor compl Payne

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Elgar: Symphony no.3 etc: BBC National Orch of Wales/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 59 in A major, 'Fire' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Rebecca Miller.
    • Signum.

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