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Wagner, Sibelius and Brahms

Tom McKinney introduces a week of concerts from the BBC Philharmonic. Today's performance includes works by Wagner, Sibelius, Brahms, Hojoki, Copland, Elgar and Schurmann.

With Tom McKinney.

Today's concert:

2pm:
Wagner Lohengrin, Prelude to Act 1
Sibelius Violin Concerto
Brahms Symphony no 1
BBC Philharmonic / Omer Meir Wellber (conductor) / Simone Lamsma (violin)

c.3.25pm:
Jonathan Dove Hojoki
BBC Philharmonic / Timothy Redmond (conductor) / Lawrence Zazzo (countertenor)

c.4pm:
Copland Letter from Home
BBC Philharmonic / John Wilson (conductor)

c.4.05pm:
Elgar In the South
BBC Philharmonic / Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

c.4.27pm:
Gerard Schurmann The Ceremony (suite from the film score)
BBC Philharmonic / Rumon Gamba (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and fugue BWV.846

    Performer: Sir AndrĂ¡s Schiff.
  • Richard Wagner

    Lohengrin: Prelude

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Omer Meir Wellber.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Concerto in D minor Op.47

    Performer: Simone Lamsma. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Omer Meir Wellber.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony no. 1 in C minor Op.68

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Omer Meir Wellber.
  • Jonathan Dove

    Hojoki: An account of my hut

    Performer: Lawrence Zazzo. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Timothy Redmond.
  • Aaron Copland

    Letter From Home

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Edward Elgar

    In the South

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
  • Gerard Schurmann

    The Ceremony (suite from the film score)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Symphony on Two Russian Themes

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.

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