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Celebrating the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers

Major works by Brahms and Schumann, including the latter's Cello Concerto in A minor with soloist Steven Isserlis, followed by a mass setting by Julian Anderson.

Major works by Brahms and Schumann, including the latter's cello concerto with soloist Steven Isserlis, followed by a recent mass setting by Julian Anderson

2.00pm
Richard Causton: Ik Zeg Nu (wp)
Schumann: Cello Concerto
Brahms: Symphony no.3
Steven Isserlis (cello)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

3.30pm
Anderson: Heaven is shy of Earth
Susan Bickley (ms)
BBC Symphony Chorus
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Oliver Knussen (conductor)

4.10
Klami: The Cobbler on the Heath
Madetoja: Symphony No. 3
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Richard Causton

    Ik Zeg Nu

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Robert Schumann

    Cello Concerto Op.129

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Pau Casals

    Song of the Birds

    Performer: Steven Isserlis.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No.3 in F Op.90

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Julian Anderson

    Heaven is Shy of Earth

    Singer: Susan Bickley. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Choir: BBC Symphony Chorus. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Uuno Klami

    The Cobbler on the Heath Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Leevi Madetoja

    Madetoja: Symphony No.3

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Joseph Marx

    Barkarole

    Singer: Christine Brewer. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • Marx: Orchestral songs and choral works: BBCSO.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.

Broadcast

  • Tue 12 Feb 2019 14:00