Dances with Witches
A concert performance by the BBC Philharmonic including Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances, Vaughan Williams, Mozart and a cannibalistic Russian witch conjured up by Liadov.
BBC Philharmonic in concert: music by Rachmaninov, Vaughan Williams and Schumann. Featuring Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances and a cannibalistic Russian witch conjured up by Liadov.
Presented by Penny Gore
with Aleksey Semenenko (violin)
Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances
Conductor Antony Hermus
Vaughan Williams: Harnham Down
Conductor Rumon Gamba
Mozart: Piano Concerto No 12 in A major, K414
Schoenberg: Five Pieces
Omer Meir Wellber (piano/conductor)
Martinů: Symphony No 3
Conductor Jac van Steen
The first of a series broadcast in the week 2-6 December 2019 featuring the BBC Philharmonic in concert, including their brand-new Chief Conductor Omer Meir Wellber - not just conducting but also playing the piano.