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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in Japan - 'Last Night of the Proms'

The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra brings the Last Night of the Proms to Tokyo as part of its first ever tour to Japan.

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 bring the spirit of the Last Night of the Proms to Tokyo in a concert featuring the brilliant young saxophonist, Jess Gillam and the Japanese soprano Maki Mori.

Bernstein: Overture to Candide
Milhaud: Scaramouche
Malcolm Arnold: 4 Scottish dances Op.59 no. 3 ‘Scottish Waltz’
Purcell: Now that the sun hath veiled his light Z.193 (An Evening hymn on a ground)
Puccini: O mio babbino caro from Gianni Schicchi
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra with Jess Gillam (saxophone) andMaki Mori (soprano)
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)

and at approx. 2.35pm a performance the orchestra gave earlier this year in Salzburg

Elgar Symphony no. 1 in A flat Op.55
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)

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1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Leonard Bernstein

    Candide

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Dark Pastoral.
    • Columbia Nippon.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche

    Performer: Jess Gillam. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Dark Pastoral.
    • Columbia Nippon.
  • Henry Purcell

    Now that the sun hath veiled his light

    Performer: Maki Mori. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Dark Pastoral.
    • Columbia Nippon.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Scottish dance

    Performer: Jess Gillam. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Dark Pastoral.
    • Columbia Nippon.
  • Giacomo Puccini

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    Singer: Maki Mori. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Edward Elgar

    Symphony no.1 in A flat major Op.55

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Dark Pastoral.
    • Columbia Nippon.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka In C, Op. 33/3

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
    • Chopin: Mazurkas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 013.

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