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France, Finland and Fiesta

The BBC Concert Orchestra end Radio 3’s residency at the Royal Festival Hall in London with newly appointed Principal Guest conductor Anna-Maria Helsing and soprano Anu Komsi.

The BBC Concert Orchestra is one of Southbank Centre’s Associate Orchestras and they end Radio 3’s residency at the Royal Festival Hall in London with their newly appointed Principal Guest conductor Anna-Maria Helsing. Soprano Anu Komsi joins them in Finnish and French songs, alongside Poulenc’s Sinfonietta and a piece for strings, timpani and percussion by Sebastian Fagerlund; and the programme ends with a celebration of live music making in Peruvian composer Jimmy Lopez’s Fiesta.

Presented by Ian Skelly.

Poulenc: Sinfonietta
Debussy arr Sakari Oramo: Pantomime; Romance; Apparition
Nadia Boulanger arr Turkka Inkilä: Un grand sommeil noir
Sebastian Fagerlund: Partita
Sibelius arr Sakari Oramo: Höstkväll Op 38 No 1
Heta Aho: Revanche (3rd song of the Södergran songs) (world premiere)
Jimmy Lopez: Fiesta

Anu Komsi (soprano)
BBC Concert Orchestra
conductor Anna-Maria Helsing

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2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Francis Poulenc

    Sinfonietta

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pantomime; Romance; Apparition

    Performer: Anu Komsi. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Nadia Boulanger

    Un grand sommeil noir

    Performer: Anu Komsi. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Sebastian Fagerlund

    Partita

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Sibelius

    Hostkvall

    Performer: Anu Komsi. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Heta Aho

    Revanche

    Performer: Anu Komsi. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Jimmy López

    Fiesta

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Anna-Maria Helsing.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Rosary Sonata No 16 in G minor (Passacaglia)

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
    • CHANNEL CLASSICS.
  • Karine Polwart

    The Lost Words Songs - Heartwood

    Performer: Karine Polwart. Performer: Jelly Roll Morton.
    • The Complete Library of Congress Recordings of Jelly Roll Morton.
    • Rounder.
  • Alexander Arutiunian

    Trumpet Concerto

    Performer: Philippe Schartz. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Miles Davis

    So What

    • Kind Of Blue.
    • Columbia.
    • 1.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Romance Op.11

    Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.
    • Introit: The Music of Gerald Finzi.
    • Decca.
    • 12.

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