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Elgar, Saint-Saens and Musgrave

The BBC Philharmonic perform Elgar, Saint-Saens, Musgrave and the world premiere of Nimrod Borenstein's Cello Concerto. Presented by Tom McKinney.

Elgar, Saint-Saens, Musgrave and a world premiere of Nimrod Borenstein's Cello Concerto, given by the BBC Philharmonic and presented by Tom McKinney.

Leonard Elschenbroich joins the BBC Philharmonic and conductor Duncan Ward for a performance of Elgar's elegiac Cello Concerto, while French-Canadian pianist Louis Lortie gives the first of their Saint-Saens concertos this week. There's Thea Musgrave every day too: today, Songs for a Winter’s evening with soprano Claire Booth. Then, the world premiere of Nimrod Borenstein's Cello Concerto Op 77, given by Corinne Morris and conductor Frédéric Chaslin.

2.00pm
Debussy: Prélude á l’après-midi d’un faune
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Bartók: Concerto for orchestra
BBC Philharmonic
Duncan Ward (conductor)
Leonard Elschenbroich (cello)

c.3.15pm
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No 1
BBC Philharmonic
Edward Gardner (conductor)
Louis Lortie (piano)

c.3.40pm
Thea Musgrave Songs for a Winter’s evening
BBC Philharmonic
Clark Rundell (conductor)
Claire Booth (soprano)

c.4.05pm
Copland An Outdoor overture
BBC Philharmonic
John Wilson (conductor)

c.4.15pm
Nimrod Borenstein Cello Concerto Op 77 (wp)
BBC Philharmonic
Frédéric Chaslin (conductor)
Corinne Morris (cello)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Duncan Ward.
  • Edward Elgar

    Concerto in E minor Op.85 for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Leonard Elschenbroich. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Béla Bartók

    Concerto Sz.116 for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Duncan Ward.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Concerto no 1 in D major Op 17

    Performer: Louis Lortie. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Thea Musgrave

    Songs for a winter's evening

    Performer: Claire Booth. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Aaron Copland

    An Outdoor Overture (Saga of the prairies)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Nimrod Borenstein

    Concerto Op.77 for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Corinne Morris. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Aaron Copland

    An Outdoor Overture (Saga of the prairies)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Nimrod Borenstein

    Concerto Op.77 for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Corinne Morris. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Sextet no. 1 in B flat major Op.18 for strings; 3rd movement; Scherzo

    Ensemble: The Raphael Ensemble.
    • Hyperion.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Septet for trumpet, piano and strings, Op 65 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.

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