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BBC Philharmonic, live from Salford

The BBC Philharmonic, live from Salford, in a programme of works by Polish-born composer Mieczyslaw Weinberg, including the world premiere of his piece Morning-Red.

The BBC Philharmonic, live from Salford, in a programme of works by Polish-born composer Mieczysław Weinberg, including the world premiere of his piece Morning-Red. Long resident in Moscow, he was a friend and confidante of Dmitri Shostakovich and his was some of the most interesting and important Soviet music of the last half of the twentieth century. Presented by Tom Redmond.

2.00pm
Mussorgsky arr. Shostakovich: Khovantshchina, Prleude to Act I (Dawn on the Moscow river)
Weinberg: Morning-Red (Dawn), op. 60 (world premiere);
Concerto no. 1 for flute and string orchestra, op. 75;
Symphony no. 4, op. 61
Alex Jakeman, flute
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgårds, conductor

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Music Played

  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Khovantschina: Prelude to Act I

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Mieczysław Weinberg

    Dawn [World Premiere]

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Mieczysław Weinberg

    Flute Concerto No 1

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Mieczysław Weinberg

    Symphony No 4

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.

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