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BBC Concert Orchestra Live

Music by Susan Spain-Dunk, Albert Roussel, Camille Saint-Saens and Augusta Holmes live from Watford Colosseum with the BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by Anna-Maria Helsing.

Live from Watford Colosseum, the BBC Concert Orchestra under conductor Anna-Maria Helsing peforms music by Susan Spain-Dunk, Albert Roussel and Augusta Holmès. The orchestra is also joined by violinist Jennifer Pike for a performance of Saint-Saens' Introduction et Rondo Capricioso. After the live concert we return to this week's focus on the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in music by Poulenc & Tchaikovsky.

Presented by Fiona Talkington

2.00pm
Spain-Dunk - Stonehenge
Roussel - Petite Suite
Saint-Saëns - Introduction et Rondo Capricioso
Roussel - Le Festin d’Araignée
Holmès - Irlande, Symphonic Poem
Jennifer Pike (violin)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Anna-Maria Helsing (conductor)
Live from Watford Colosseum

c.3.40pm
Poulenc – Sinfonietta
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Tung-Chieh Chuang (conductor)
recorded at Glasgow City Halls

c.4.05pm
Tchaikovsky – Symphony No.6 in B minor, Op.74 “Pathetique”
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Richard Farnes (conductor)
recorded at Ayr Town Hall

Presented by Tom McKinney

3 hours

Music Played

  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra.
  • Haydn Wood

    Manx Countryside Sketches

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
  • Haydn Wood

    Sadler's Wells (At the Ballet) [Snapshots of London]

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
  • Albert Roussel

    Le Festin d'Araignée

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Augusta Holmès

    Irlande, Symphonic Poem

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No.6 in B minor "Pathetique"

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Hamish MacCunn

    The Ship o' the Fiend

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

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