Bernstein, Copland and Arnold from the BBC Concert Orchestra
The BBC Concert Orchestra with jazzy, energetic works by Bernstein, Copland and Malcolm Arnold conducted by Keith Lockhart.
As part of our week celebrating the BBC performing groups, the BBC Concert Orchestra joins the party with jazzy, energetic works by Bernstein, Copland and Malcolm Arnold conducted by Keith Lockhart.
Malcolm Arnold went to see Bernstein's West Side Story no fewer than fifteen times and was a close friend of Aaron Copland's, while Bernstein's lifetime friendship with Copland was one of the most fruitful and important relationships in 20th century music
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Arnold: Scherzetto for clarinet and orchestra
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Arnold: Symphony no.4
Julian Bliss, clarinet
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart, conductor