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A tribute to Jiří Bělohlávek

Hailed as one of the greatest conductors of Czech music, the BBC Symphony Orchestra's former chief conductor, Jiri Belohlavek, is celebrated in music by Smetana, Martinu and Dvorak

Hailed as one of the greatest conductors of Czech music, the BBC Symphony Orchestra's former Chief Conductor is celebrated with music by Smetana, Martinu and Dvorak. Catriona Young presents.

12:31 AM
Bedřich Smetana (1824-1884)
The Bartered Bride (Overture)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

12:38 AM
Bohuslav Martinů (1890-1959)
Symphony no. 1
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

01:15 AM
Antonin Dvorak
Symphony no. 9 (Op.95) in E minor "From the New World"
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

01:57 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Trio for piano and strings (Op.70 no.2) in E flat major
Altenberg Trio Vienna

02:31 AM
Bedřich Smetana (1824-1884)
Ma vlast - cycle of symphonic poems
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavek

03:46 AM
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Scherzo No.1 in B flat (D.593)
Halina Radvilaite (piano)

03:53 AM
Giovanni Antonio Pandolfi Mealli (1630-1670)
Sonata in A minor Op.3`2 (La Cesta) for violin and continuo
Daniel Sepec (violin), Hille Perl (viola da gamba), Lee Santana (theorbo), Michael Behringer (harpsichord)

04:00 AM
Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
Ave Maria
Chamber Choir AVE, Andraž Hauptman (conductor)

04:07 AM
John Thomas
The minstrel's adieu to his native land for harp
Rita Costanzi (harp)

04:14 AM
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Gestillte Sehnsucht for alto, viola and piano Op 91 No 1
Marianne Beate Kielland (mezzo soprano), Morten Carlsen (viola), Sergej Osadchuk (piano)

04:21 AM
William Walton
Orb and sceptre - coronation march
BBC Philharmonic, John Storgards (conductor)

04:31 AM
Julius Fučík (1872-1916)
Entry of the Gladiators
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

04:34 AM
Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Nocturne in C sharp minor (Op.74)
Stéphane Lemelin (piano)

04:42 AM
Felix Mendelssohn (1809–1847)
Laudate Pueri (motet, op.39 no.2)
Polyphonia, Ivelina Ivancheva (piano), Ivelin Dimitrov (conductor)

04:52 AM
Giovanni Battista Viotti (1755-1824)
Duo concertante in C major
Alexandar Avramov (violin), Ivan Peev (violin)

05:02 AM
Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
Concerto in F major (RV.442) for treble recorder
Michael Schneider (recorder), Camerata Köln

05:10 AM
Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Havanaise (Op.83) arr. for violin and piano (orig. violin and orchestra)
Vilmos Szabadi (violin), Marta Gulyas (piano)

05:19 AM
Josef Myslivecek (1737-1781), Unknown (arranger)
String Quintet no.2 in E flat major arr. orchestra
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, Rudolf Werthen (conductor)

05:30 AM
Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986)
Trio in one movement, Op.68
Hertz Trio

05:50 AM
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Piano Sonata in F major K.280
Sergei Terentjev (piano)

06:11 AM
Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)
The Globetrotter suite (Op.358) (orig. for solo piano)
CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

6 hours

Music Played

  • Bedrich Smetana

    The Bartered Bride (Overture)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • GBBBC.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Symphony no. 1

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • GBBBC.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 9 (Op.95) in E minor "From the New World"

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Trio for piano and strings (Op.70 no.2) in E flat major

    Ensemble: Altenberg Trio Vienna.
    • PLPR.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Ma vlast [My country] - cycle of symphonic poems

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Orchestra: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • GBBBC.
  • Franz Schubert

    Scherzo No.1 in B flat (D.593)

    Performer: Halina Radvilaite.
    • LTLR.
  • Giovanni Antonio Pandolfi Mealli

    Violin Sonata in A minor, Op 3, No 2, 'La Cesta'

    Performer: Daniel Sepec. Performer: Hille Perl. Performer: Lee Santana. Performer: Michael Behringer.
    • PLPR.
  • Gustav Holst

    Ave Maria

    Choir: Chamber Choir AVE. Conductor: Andraz Hauptman.
    • SIRTVS.
  • John Thomas

    The minstrel's adieu to his native land for harp

    Performer: Rita Costanzi.
    • CACBC.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Gestillte Sehnsucht for alto, viola and piano Op 91 No 1

    Performer: Morten Carlsen. Performer: Sergej Osadchuk. Singer: Marianne Beate Kielland.
    • NONRK.
  • William Walton

    Orb and sceptre - coronation march

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
    • GBBBC.
  • Julius Fucik

    Entry of the Gladiators

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • GBBBC.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Nocturne in C sharp minor (Op.74)

    Performer: Stéphane Lemelin.
    • CACBC.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Laudate Pueri (motet, Op 39 no 2)

    Performer: Ivelina Ivancheva. Choir: Polyphonia. Conductor: Ivelin Dimitrov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Giovanni Battista Viotti

    Duo concertante in C major

    Performer: Alexandar Avramov. Performer: Ivan Peev.
    • BGBNR.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major (RV.442) for treble recorder

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Havanaise (Op 83)

    Performer: Vilmos Szabadi. Performer: Márta Gulyás.
    • HUMR.
  • Josef Myslivecek

    String Quintet No 2 in E flat major

    Music Arranger: Unknown. Orchestra: Nederlands Kamerorkest. Conductor: Rudolf Werthen.
    • NLNOS.
  • Edmund Rubbra

    Trio in one movement, Op.68

    Ensemble: Hertz Trio.
    • CACBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata in F major K.280

    Performer: Sergei Terentjev.
    • DKDR.
  • Darius Milhaud

    The Globetrotter suite (Op.358) (orig. for solo piano)

    Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.

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