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BBC Philharmonic live

Tom McKinney presents the BBC Philharmonic live in a concert from MediaCityUK in Salford, featuring works by Emily Howard, Edward Cowie and Richard Rodney Bennett

Tom McKinney presents the BBC Philharmonic live in a concert from MediaCityUK in Salford, featuring works by Emily Howard, Edward Cowie and Richard Rodney Bennett

John Ruskin was born 200 hundred years ago this week and the piece by Edward Cowie celebrates the great art critic of the Victorian era who famously argued that the principal role of the artist is "truth to nature". Edward Cowie, as well as being a composer has also exhibited internationally as a painter

Emily Howard: Magnetite
Edward Cowie: Clarinet Concerto No 3 (Ruskin’s Dreams - Coniston)
Richard Rodney Bennett: Partita
Julian Bliss (Clarinet)
BBC Philharmonic
Andrew Gourlay (conductor)

Penny Gore presents the rest of the afternoon from London

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edward Cowie

    Clarinet concerto No3 'Ruskin's Dream Coniston'

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Partita

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Zodiac

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Léo Delibes

    Syliva (Prelude)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Delibes: The 3 Ballets: Richard Bonynge.
    • Decca.

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