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BBC National Orchestra of Wales - St David's Day

Celebrate St David's Day with the BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales performing music by Alun Hoddinott, Grace Williams, Daniel Jones, Mervyn Burtch and William Mathias.

Celebrate St. David's Day with the BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales and music by Welsh composers including Alun Hoddinott, Grace Williams, Daniel Jones, Mervyn Burtch and William Mathias.

Presented by Tom Redmond.

2.00pm
Hoddinott - Four Welsh Dances
Meirion Williams, arr. Jonathan Dove - Mai
Dilys Elwyn Edwards - Mae Hiraeth yn y Mor
Morfydd Owen - Threnody for the passing of Branwen
R.S. Hughes, arr. Idris Lewis - Arafa Don
Idris Lewis - Bugail Aberdyfi
Ivor Novello arr. Jeffrey Howard - My life belongs to you
Joseph Parry - Hywel a Blodwen
Gareth Glyn - Cadwyn
William Mathias - Let the people praise thee
E.T. Davis - Ynys y plant
Haydn Morris, arr. Jeffrey Howard - Hei Ho
Paul Mealor - Ubi Caritas
Karl Jenkins - Sarikiz (first movement)
Jeffery Howard - A Welsh Celebration
Rebecca Evans (Soprano)
Joshua Mills (Tenor)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
BBC National Chorus of Wales
Adrian Partington (Conductor)

c.3.30pm
Grace Williams - Sea Sketches
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

c.3.50pm
Daniel Jones - Symphony No.10
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Grant Llewellyn (conductor)

c.4.15pm
Mervyn Burtch - Psalm 21
BBC National Chorus of Wales
Adrian Partington (Conductor)

c.4.30pm
William Mathias - In Arcadia
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Grant Llewellyn (Conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Alun Hoddinott

    Four Welsh Dances

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Adrian Partington.
  • Meirion Williams

    Mai

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Adrian Partington.
  • Morfydd Llwyn Owen

    Threnody for the passing of Branwen

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Adrian Partington.
  • Richard Samuel Hughes

    Arafa Don

    Performer: Joshua Mills. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Idris Lewis

    Bugail Aberdyfi

    Performer: Joshua Mills. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Ivor Novello

    My life belongs to you

    Performer: Joshua Mills. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Joseph Parry

    Hywel a Blodwen

    Performer: Rebecca Evans. Performer: Joshua Mills.
  • Gareth Glyn

    Cadwyn

    Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • William Mathias

    Let the people praise thee

    Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Haydn Morris

    Hei Ho

    Performer: Rebecca Evans. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Paul Mealor

    Ubi Caritas

    Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales.
  • Karl Jenkins

    Sarikiz (1st movement)

    Performer: Charlie Lovell-Jones. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Grace Williams

    Sea Sketches

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
  • Daniel Jones

    Symphony no 10

    Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Grant Llewellyn.
  • Mervyn Burtch

    Psalm 150

    Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Conductor: Adrian Partington.
  • William Mathias

    In Arcadia

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Grant Llewellyn.
  • Gareth Glyn

    Llam Carw

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Grant Llewellyn.
  • John Metcalf

    Three Mobiles

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Grant Llewellyn.
  • William Mathias

    A Dance Overture (Dawns agored) Op.16

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Atherton.
  • Grace Williams

    Ballade No.1 for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
  • Grace Williams

    Fanfare and Anthem

    Choir: BBC National Chorus of Wales. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.

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