BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in Japan (1)
The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra plays Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky and Mahler in the first of its Proms in Japan series from the excellent acoustics of Tokyo's Orchard Hall.
The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra brings the Proms to Japan.
Fiona Talkington introduces performances recorded recently during the orchestra's residency at the Orchard Hall in Tokyo. This afternoon they open the series with Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky and Mahler in what is the orchestra's first tour of Japan.
Mendelssohn: Overture 'The Hebrides' ('Fingal's Cave') op. 26
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor
Mahler: Symphony No 5 in C sharp minor
Yulianna Avdeeva (piano)
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)
followed at approx. 3.55pm by:
James MacMillan: Woman of the Apocalypse
Joana Carneiro (conductor)
recorded at the Edinburgh International Festival 2019