Jon Cage Uncaged

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Influences 220040115

In the week leading up to the John Cage Uncaged weekend, the BBC Philharmonic perform a programme of music setting Cage in his American context.

Including Virgil Thomson's ballet depicting a day in the life of a petrol-pump attendant, Copland's early Symphony for Organ and Orchestra, and his jazzy Clarinet Concerto.

Presented by Sarah Walker.

Bernstein: Candide overture Gianandrea Noseda (conductor) Copland: Clarinet concerto Ronald Van Spaendonck (clarinet) Rumon Gamba (conductor) Gershwin: An American in PARIS Quentin Clare (conductor) Thomson: Filling station - suite Matthew Rowe (conductor) Barber: Adagio Barry Wordsworth (conductor) Copland: Symphony for organ and orchestra Wayne Marshall (organ) Rumon Gamba (conductor).