BBC Philharmonic and John Wilson in Walton's searing First Symphony. They are joined by Alexander Gavrylyuk for Prokofiev's Third Piano Concerto.
From the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester.
Presented by Tom Redmond
Kabalevsky: Colas Breugnon: Overture
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No.3
Poulenc: Sonata for horn, trumpet and trombone
The Nash Ensemble
Walton: Symphony No.1
Alexander Gavrylyuk (piano)
John Wilson (conductor)
Conductor John Wilson opens the BBC Philharmonic's season with Kabalevsky's coruscating overture to his opera Colas Breugnon. Alexander Gavrylyuk joins the orchestra for Prokofiev's sparkling Third Piano Concerto. Walton's First Symphony, captures the spirit of the roaring thirties as well as his own response to a failed love affair.