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Take Five: National Youth Orchestras of Germany and Spain

Part of Radio 3's celebration of youth and music. Performances by the National Youth Orchestras of Germany and Spain, including works by Turina, Strauss, Bartok and Bruckner.

As part of Radio 3's celebration of youth and music Elizabeth Alker introduces concerts by youth orchestras from around the world. Today's music features music with links to Spain and Germany.

Joaquin Turina: La Procesion del Rocio, Op 9
Richard Strauss: Don Quixote
Bela Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Asier Polo (cello)
National Youth Orchestra of Spain
Pablo Gonzalez (conductor)

Today’s Take Five guest is the trombonist Peter Moore.

Also in the programme:

Anton Bruckner: Overture in G minor (1863)
Paul Hindemith: Symphony 'Mathis der Maler'
German National Youth Orchestra
Elias Grandy (conductor)

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Music Played

  • Joaquín Turina

    La Procesion del Rocio Op.9

    Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Spain. Conductor: Pablo Gonzalez.
  • Richard Strauss

    Don Quixote Op.35

    Performer: Asier Polo. Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Spain.
  • Gaspar Cassadó

    Suite for cello solo: Preludio - fantasia

    Performer: Asier Polo.
  • Béla Bartók

    Concerto Sz.116 for orchestra

    Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Spain. Conductor: Pablo González.
  • Richard Wagner

    Lohengrin: prelude

    Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Spain. Conductor: Pablo González.
  • Jaime Texidor Dalmau

    Amparito Roca

    Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Spain. Conductor: Pablo Gonzalez.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Overture in G minor

    Orchestra: German National Youth Orchestra. Conductor: Elias Grandy.
  • Paul Hindemith

    Symphony (Mathis der Maler)

    Orchestra: German National Youth Orchestra. Conductor: Elias Grandy.
  • Paul Hindemith

    Symphonic metamorphosis of themes by Carl Maria von Weber: Andantino

    Orchestra: German National Youth Orchestra. Conductor: Elias Grandy.
  • John Corigliano

    Gazebo Dances - Waltz

    Ensemble: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
  • John Corigliano

    Gazebo Dances - Tarantella

    Ensemble: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Clark Rundell.

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