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Celebrating the BBC Philharmonic - Schumann, Haydn, Sibelius, Antheil

Schumann's Symphony No 3, one of Haydn's cello concertos and Sibelius's Finlandia. Plus the first of this week's look at composer George Antheil, the so-called 'Bad Boy of Music'.

Schumann's third symphony, one of Haydn's cello concertos and Sibelius' unofficial Finnish national anthem, Finlandia. Plus the first of this week's look at American composer George Antheil, the so-called "Bad Boy of Music"

Presented by Kate Molleson

2.00pm
Schumann
Symphony no.3 "Rhenish"
Haydn
Cello Concerto in D
Sibelius
Karelia Suite; Finlandia
Kian Soltani, cello
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgards, conductor

3.20pm
Goossens
By the Tarn
BBC Philharmonic
Rumon Gamba, conductor

3.25 pm
Antheil
Symphony no.1 :Zingareska"
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgards, conductor

4.00pm
Jeffrey Mumford
… with defuse echoes … softly spreading [world premiere performance]
BBC Philharmonic
Joana Carneiro, conductor

14 days left to listen

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony no. 3 in E flat major Op.97 (Rhenish)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto no. 2 in D major H.7b.2 for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Kian Soltani. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia - suite Op.11

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Finlandia

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Sir Eugene Goossens

    By the tarn Op.15`1 for strings and clarinet

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • George Antheil

    Symphony no. 1 (Zingareska)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Jeffrey Mumford

    within diffuse echoes... spreading softy

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Joana Carneiro.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Ave Maria

    Choir: The Sixteen.
    • UCJ.

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