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Prom 30 repeat: The Brandenburg Project - 2

The Swedish Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Thomas Dausgaard, perform three Bach Brandenburg Concertos, alongside three newly commissioned companion works, at the Royal Albert Hall

Another chance to hear the second of two concerts in one day, with Thomas Dausgaard and the Swedish Chamber Orchestra presenting Bach's six Brandenburg Concertos alongside six newly commissioned companion works, to create a brand-new musical cycle, heard here in the UK for the first time.

Presented by Andrew McGregor from the Albert Hall, London

c.21.55pm

JS Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G major, BWV 1049
Olga Neuwirth: Aello - ballet mécanomorphe (UK premiere)
Brett Dean: Approach - Prelude to a Canon (UK premiere)
JS Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051
JS Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major, BWV 1047 (arr. Felix Mottl)
Steven Mackey: Triceros (UK premiere)

Antje Weithaas, violin
Brett Dean, viola
Tabea Zimmermann, viola
Claire Chase, flute
Fiona Kelly, flute
Marten Larsson, oboe
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor

The Second, Fourth and Sixth of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos appear alongside present-day responses by Steven Mackey, Olga Neuwirth and Brett Dean.

The soloists include star Swedish trumpeter Håkan Hardenberger, German violinist Antje Weithaas and violist Brett Dean himself.

2 hours, 32 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 In G Major Bwv.1049

    Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Olga Neuwirth

    Aello - Ballet Mecanomorphe

    Performer: Claire Chase. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Brett Dean

    Approach - Prelude To A Canon

    Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Brett Dean. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 In B Flat Major Bwv.1051

    Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 In F Major Bwv.1047

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Steven Mackey

    Triceros For Flute, Oboe, Trumpet And Ensemble

    Performer: Fiona Kelly. Performer: Marten Larsson. Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor BWV 974

    Performer: Mariam Batsashvili.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Simone Dinnerstein. Orchestra: Kammerorchester Staatskapelle Berlin.
    • J. S, Bach: A Strange Beauty: Simone Dinnerstein.
    • Sony Classical.
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