Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra live in concert from the Lighthouse in Poole. Augustin Hadelich joins the orchestra for Beethoven's Violin Concerto. Martin Handley presents.
The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra live from the Lighthouse in Poole with a programme of Beethoven and Richard Strauss. Augustin Hadelich joins the orchestra for Beethoven's much loved violin concerto. This is followed by Strauss's Symphonia Domestica, which describes a lively day in the Strauss household, complete with a baby's trantrum, a row, and a love scene.
Presented by Martin Handley
Beethoven Violin Concerto
Beethoven Sextet for 2 horns and string quartet Op.81b in E flat major
Melos Ensemble of London
Strauss Symphonia Domestica
Augustin Hadelich (violin)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchetra
Kirill Karabits (conductor)
After the concert:
Adopt a Composer
The Adopt a Composer scheme is run by Making Music, in association with Sound and Music. This year seven composers have been paired with seven amateur performing groups around the country. The composer gets to work with the group over the course of a year to create a piece of music that is given its premiere performance by the ensemble, and Radio 3 is broadcasting the results.
Tonight you'll hear:
Anna Appleby’s piece, performed by Merchant Sinfonia from Glasgow.