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Celebrating the BBC Philharmonic - Saint-Saens, Mahler, Clyne, Saariaho, Antheil

A cello concerto by Saint-Saens and Mahler's Fifth Symphony, plus recent works by Anna Clyne and Kaija Saariaho, as well as more from the 'Bad Boy of Music', George Antheil.

A cello concerto by Saint-Saens and Mahler's fifth symphony, plus recent works by Anna Clyne and Kaija Saariaho, as well as more this week from "Bad Boy of Music", George Antheil. Today's featured soloists are former BBC New Generation Artist, cellist Laura van der Heijden and Norwegian violinist Peter Herresthal.

Presented by Kate Molleson

2.00pm
Anna Clyne
Night Ferry
Saint-Saens
Cello Concerto no.1
Mahler
Symphony no.5
Laura van der Heijden, cello
BBC Philharmonic
Joana Carneiro, conductor

3.45pm
Antheil
Symphony no.3 "American"; The Golden Bird - Chinoiserie
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgards, conductor

4.15pm
Saariaho
Graal Theatre
Peter Herresthal, violin
BBC Philharmonic
Ludovic Morlot, conductor

18 days left to listen

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Music Played

  • Anna Clyne

    Masquerade for orchestra

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

    Concerto no. 1 in A minor Op.33 for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Joana Carneiro.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Joana Carneiro.
  • George Antheil

    Symphony No 3 "American"

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • George Antheil

    Golden bird (after Brancusi) for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Kaija Saariaho

    Graal theatre - concerto for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Peter Herresthal. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Ludovic Morlot.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Mavis in Las Vegas

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Peter Maxwell Davies.
    • NAXOS.

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