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AO30120140714

Looking ahead to the start of the BBC Proms on Friday, Penny Gore presents a week of programmes showcasing two of our performing groups - the BBC Scottish & BBC Symphony Orchestras - in music showing the breadth of their expertise. Today the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra performs two concertos with exciting young soloists followed by Vaughan Williams's "Sea Symphony"; one of the first symphonies in which a choir is used throughout as an integral part of the musical texture. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Bruch: Concerto no. 3 in D minor Op.58 for violin and orchestra

Jack Liebeck, violin

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Martyn Brabbins, conductor

c.2.40pm

Beethoven: Concerto no. 1 in C major Op.15 for piano and orchestra

Steven Osborne, piano

Andrew Manze, conductor

c.3.15pm

Vaughan Williams: A Sea symphony for soloists, chorus and orchestra (Symphony no.1)

Elizabeth Watts, soprano

Mark Stone, baritone

Edinburgh Festival Chorus

AO30120140714

Looking ahead to the start of the BBC Proms on Friday, Penny Gore presents a week of programmes showcasing two of our performing groups - the BBC Scottish & BBC Symphony Orchestras - in music showing the breadth of their expertise. Today the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra performs two concertos with exciting young soloists followed by Vaughan Williams's "Sea Symphony"; one of the first symphonies in which a choir is used throughout as an integral part of the musical texture. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Bruch: Concerto no. 3 in D minor Op.58 for violin and orchestra

Jack Liebeck, violin

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Martyn Brabbins, conductor

c.2.40pm

Beethoven: Concerto no. 1 in C major Op.15 for piano and orchestra

Steven Osborne, piano

Andrew Manze, conductor

c.3.15pm

Vaughan Williams: A Sea symphony for soloists, chorus and orchestra (Symphony no.1)

Elizabeth Watts, soprano

Mark Stone, baritone

Edinburgh Festival Chorus

AO30220140715

Penny Gore continues a week of programmes featuring the BBC Scottish and BBC Symphony Orchestras. Following the Vaughan Williams yesterday, Gustav Holst's choral symphony is complemented by symphonies by Chausson & Stravinsky. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Holst: The Mystic Trumpeter

Susan Gritton (soprano)

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

c.2.20pm

Chausson: Symphony in B flat major Op.20

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Pascal Rophe, conductor

c.3.10pm

Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Geoffrey Paterson (conductor)

c.3.35pm

Holst: Choral Symphony No. 1

Susan Gritton, soprano

BBC Symphony Chorus

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor.

AO30220140715

Penny Gore continues a week of programmes featuring the BBC Scottish and BBC Symphony Orchestras. Following the Vaughan Williams yesterday, Gustav Holst's choral symphony is complemented by symphonies by Chausson & Stravinsky. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Holst: The Mystic Trumpeter

Susan Gritton (soprano)

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

c.2.20pm

Chausson: Symphony in B flat major Op.20

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Pascal Rophe, conductor

c.3.10pm

Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Geoffrey Paterson (conductor)

c.3.35pm

Holst: Choral Symphony No. 1

Susan Gritton, soprano

BBC Symphony Chorus

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor.

AO30320140716

Penny Gore presents the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra performing Busoni as both arranger & composer and Tchaikovsky's mighty Pathetique Symphony. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Beethoven arr Busoni: Mass in D major Op.123 (Missa solemnis): Benedictus

Tanja Becker-Bender, violin

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Garry Walker, conductor

c.2.10pm

Busoni: Concerto in D major Op.35a for violin and orchestra

Garry Walker (conductor)

c.2.35pm

Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique)

Andrew Gourlay, conductor.

AO30320140716

Penny Gore presents the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra performing Busoni as both arranger & composer and Tchaikovsky's mighty Pathetique Symphony. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Beethoven arr Busoni: Mass in D major Op.123 (Missa solemnis): Benedictus

Tanja Becker-Bender, violin

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Garry Walker, conductor

c.2.10pm

Busoni: Concerto in D major Op.35a for violin and orchestra

Garry Walker (conductor)

c.2.35pm

Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique)

Andrew Gourlay, conductor.

AO304 LAST20140718

The conclusion of Monteverdi's final masterpiece is followed by music from a concert from this year's Aldeburgh Festival by the BBC Symphony Orchestra including the UK Premiere of the piano concerto "Le désenchantement du monde" by Tristan Murail with Pierre-Laurent Aimard as soloist. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Monteverdi: L'Incoronazione di Poppea Part II

La Fortuna / Drusilla - Gaëlle Arquez (mezzo-soprano)

La Virtù / Damigella - Jael Azzaretti (soprano)

Amore - Amel Brahim-Djelloul (soprano)

Ottone - Varduhi Abrahamyan (mezzo-soprano)

Poppea - Karine Deshayes (mezzo-soprano)

Nerone - Jeremy Ovenden (tenor)

Arnalta - Manuel Nunes Camelino (tenor)

Ottavia - Monica Bacelli (mezzo-soprano)

Nutrice - Giuseppe de Vittorio (tenor)

Seneca - Andrea Concetti (bass)

Valletto - Marie-Adeline Henry (soprano)

Mercurio - Nahuel Di Piero (bass)

Secondo Tribuno / Famigliare di Seneca - Salvo Vitale (bass)

Soldato pretoriano/Lucano/Famigliare di Seneca - Valerio Contaldo (tenor)

Soldato pretoriano / Liberto / Primo Tribuno - Furio Zanasi (baritone)

Concerto Italiano

Rinaldo Alessandrini, conductor

c.3.20pm

Murail: Le désenchantement du monde (UK Premiere)

Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sakari Oramo, conductor

c.3.50pm

Janacek: Pilgrimage of the Soul

Thomas Zehetmair, violin

c.4pm

Sibelius: Symphony no.7

Sakari Oramo (conductor).

AO304 LAST20140718

The conclusion of Monteverdi's final masterpiece is followed by music from a concert from this year's Aldeburgh Festival by the BBC Symphony Orchestra including the UK Premiere of the piano concerto "Le désenchantement du monde" by Tristan Murail with Pierre-Laurent Aimard as soloist. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm

Monteverdi: L'Incoronazione di Poppea Part II

La Fortuna / Drusilla - Gaëlle Arquez (mezzo-soprano)

La Virtù / Damigella - Jael Azzaretti (soprano)

Amore - Amel Brahim-Djelloul (soprano)

Ottone - Varduhi Abrahamyan (mezzo-soprano)

Poppea - Karine Deshayes (mezzo-soprano)

Nerone - Jeremy Ovenden (tenor)

Arnalta - Manuel Nunes Camelino (tenor)

Ottavia - Monica Bacelli (mezzo-soprano)

Nutrice - Giuseppe de Vittorio (tenor)

Seneca - Andrea Concetti (bass)

Valletto - Marie-Adeline Henry (soprano)

Mercurio - Nahuel Di Piero (bass)

Secondo Tribuno / Famigliare di Seneca - Salvo Vitale (bass)

Soldato pretoriano/Lucano/Famigliare di Seneca - Valerio Contaldo (tenor)

Soldato pretoriano / Liberto / Primo Tribuno - Furio Zanasi (baritone)

Concerto Italiano

Rinaldo Alessandrini, conductor

c.3.20pm

Murail: Le désenchantement du monde (UK Premiere)

Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sakari Oramo, conductor

c.3.50pm

Janacek: Pilgrimage of the Soul

Thomas Zehetmair, violin

c.4pm

Sibelius: Symphony no.7

Sakari Oramo (conductor).