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BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Kate Molleson presents the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and conductor Thierry Fischer performing Mozart's Clarinet Concerto with soloist Robert Plane, plus Qigang Chen's Wu Xing

Kate Molleson takes over for this week of music from BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Looking ahead to the Orchestra's tour to China in a couple of weeks, we look back at the last time the orchestra toured there in 2012 with a concert at Beijing's National Centre for the Performing Arts, featuring principal clarinetist Robert Plane. Thierry Fisher was the conductor.

2.00pm
Strauss: Die Fledermaus (overture)
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Chen, Qigang: Wu Xing (The Five Elements)
Mussorgsky, orch Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition

Robert Plane (clarinet)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thierry Fischer (conductor)

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Richard Strauss

    Die Fledermaus (Overture)

    Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto in A major K.622 for clarinet and orchestra

    Performer: Robert Plane. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
  • Qigang Chen

    Wu Zing (THe Five Elements)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures from an Exhibition

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon 'in echo duodecimi toni' à 10 arr Crees

    Performer: Christopher Martin. Performer: John Hagstrom. Music Arranger: Eric Crees. Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mark Ridenour.
    • CSOR.

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