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Celebrating the BBC Philharmonic - Bartok, Prokofiev, Reeves

Live from MediaCityUK, Salford, Simone Young conducts works by Bartok, Prokofiev and a world premiere by Camden Reeves.

Live from MediaCityUK, Salford, Simone Young conducts a varied programme of 20th and 21st century music

Between exciting, vigorous works by Bartok and Prokofiev comes a very special world premiere. Light Speed with Time Canons by Camden Reeves, Professor of Music at The University of Manchester, celebrates the centenary of the experimental proof for Albert Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity

Presented by Kate Molleson

2.00pm
Bartok
Romanian folk dances; Hungarian Peasant songs
Camden Reeves
Light speed with time canons [world premiere performance]
Prokofiev
Suite from ‘The Gambler’
BBC Philharmonic
Simone Young, conductor

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1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk Dances

    Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Simone Young.
  • Béla Bartók

    Hungarian Peasant Songs

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Simone Young.
  • Camden Reeves

    Light Speed with Time Canons

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Simone Young.
  • Béla Bartók

    Hungarian Peasant Songs

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Simone Young.
  • Camden Reeves

    Light Speed with Time Canons

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Simone Young.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    The Gambler - Suite

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Simone Young.
  • George Antheil

    Archipelago "Rumba" (from Symphony no.2 - withdrawn) for orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Aaron Copland

    Letter from Home (1962 version for chamber orchestra)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Rondeau

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Hyperion.

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