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Schubert, Saint-Saens and Musgrave

Schubert and Saint-Saens with pianist Louis Lortie, plus the world premiere of Thea Musgrave's From Darkness into the Light with BBC Philharmonic and presenter Tom McKinney.

Schubert arranged by Liszt and Saint-Saens' innovative Fourth Piano Concerto with Louis Lortie, plus cellist Josephine Knight joins the orchestra for the world premiere of Thea Musgrave's From Darkness into the Light, presented by Tom McKinney.

There's a UK premiere too: Alissa Firsova's Die Windsbraut (The Bride of the Wind), and Bohemian tales with Dvorak, Bartok and Suk.

2pm
Dvořàk: Legends Op 59 Nos 1-3
Bartók: Divertimento for strings
Alissa Firsova: Die Windsbraut (UK premiere)
Suk: Pohadka
BBC Philharmonic
Leo McFall (conductor)

c.3.10pm
Schubert ar. Liszt Four Songs: Die junge Nonne; Gretchen am Spinnrade; Lied der Mignon; Erlkönig
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgards (conductor)
Elizabeth Watts (soprano)

c.3.25pm
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No 4
BBC Philharmonic
Edward Gardner (conductor)
Louis Lortie (piano)

c.3.50pm
Thea Musgrave: From Darkness into the Light (World Premiere)
BBC Philharmonic
Clark Rundell (conductor)
Josephine Knight (cello)

c.3.10pm
Schubert arr. Liszt Fantasy in C (Wanderer)
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgards (conductor)
Louis Lortie (piano)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Legends op. 59 nos. 1-3

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Leo McFall.
  • Béla Bartók

    Divertimento for Strings

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Leo McFall.
  • Alissa Firsova

    Die Windsbraut

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Leo McFall.
  • Josef Suk

    Pohadka, op. 16

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Leo McFall.
  • Franz Schubert

    4 Songs

    Performer: Elizabeth Watts. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Concerto no. 4 in C minor, op. 44

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

    From Darkness into the Light

    Performer: Josephine Knight. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Franz Schubert

    Fantasy in C major 'Wanderer'

    Performer: Louis Lortie (piano). Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.

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