British Symphony Series - Sir Malcolm Arnold (1926-2006)

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20061016British Symphony Series|All nine of Sir Malcolm Arnold's symphonies will feature in the programme across two weeks to mark what would have been his 85th birthday.|The recordings are taken from the BBC Philharmonic's cycle performed to mark Arnold's 80th birthday in 2001.|Presented by Petroc Trelawny.|Arnold: Symphony No 1, Op 22|Rumon Gamba (conductor)|Vaughan Williams: The Loves of Joanna Godden - music for the film|Ladies of Manchester Chamber Choir|Arnold: Oboe Concerto, Op 39|Jennifer Galloway (oboe)|Vaughan Williams and Ernest Irving: Bitter Springs - music for the film
20061017British Symphony Series|Featuring the BBC Philharmonic, live from New Broadcasting House Concert Hall, Manchester - conducted by Vassily Sinaisky.|Presented by Sarah Walker.|Rimsky-Korsakov: Overture The Tsar's Bride|Liadov: The Enchanted Lake|Rimsky-Korsakov: Skazka|Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No 2|Paul Watkins (cello)|Plus a recording of the late Sir Malcolm Arnold' s 2nd symphony, conducted by Rumon Gamba.
20061018Featuring the BBC Philharmonic, and continuing the Sir Malcolm Arnold symphony series.|Presented by Petroc Trelawny.|Alwyn: The Way Ahead - music for the film|Rumon Gamba (conductor)|Arnold: Symphony No 3, Op 63|Holst: The Planets - Suite, Op 32|Matsumaya Festival Choir|Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)|Alwyn: Geordie - Suite from music for the film
20061019Featuring the BBC Philharmonic, and continuing the Sir Malcolm Arnold symphony series.|Presented by Petroc Trelawny.|Arnold: The Smoke - overture, Op 21|Rumon Gamba (conductor)|Barber: Violin Concerto, Op 14|James Ehnes (violin)|Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)|Verdi: Aida - Act 2 Sc 2 - Triumphal March|Gershwin, arr Robert Russell Bennett: Porgy and Bess, a symphonic picture|Rossini: The Italian Girl in Algiers - Overture|Jason Lai (conductor)|Arnold: Symphony No 4, Op 71
20061020Petroc Trelawny presents the BBC Philharmonic.|Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol|Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)|Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen|Christopher Purves (baritone)|David Hill (conductor)|Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto|Hagai Shaham (violin)|Wagner: Lohengrin - Prelude to Act 1|Edward Downes (conductor)|Arnold: Symphony No 5|Rumon Gamba (conductor).
20061023BBC Philharmonic.|Arnold: Tam O'Shanter - overture.|Cyril Scott: Piano Concerto No 1.|Arnold: Four Scottish Dances, Op 59.|MacMillan: A Scotch Bestiary.|Arnold: Symphony No 6.
20061024Ian Skelly presents the BBC Philharmonic.|Mozart: Clarinet Concerto|Julian Bliss (clarinet)|Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)|Walton: Spitfire Prelude and Fugue|Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)|Mahler: Symphony No 10 (Adagio)|Walton: Partita|Arnold: Symphony No 7|Rumon Gamba (conductor).
20061025British Symphony Series: Sir Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006)|Presented by Ian Skelly.|Goodwin: Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines|Rumon Gamba (conductor)|Kancheli: A Little Daniliade|James MacMillan (conductor)|Adams: Slonimsky's Earbox|Hugh Wolff (conductor)|Kancheli: Symphony No 3|David James (countertenor)|Chagrin: Yugoslav Sketches (adapted from the film music for The Bridge)|Zimmermann: Trumpet Concerto (Nobody Knows de Trouble I see)|Hakan Hardenberger (trumpet)|Arnold: Symphony No 8