On Tour And At Home With The BBC Symphony Orchestra

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AO30120110207

Penny Gore presents a week featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra on tour in Germany, Spain and Greece with their Chief Conductor Jiri Belohlavek. Today he conducts them in music by Brahms, Smetana and Prokofiev at two beautiful halls in spa towns in central Germany: the Regentenbau in Bad Kissingen and the Kurhaus in Wiesbaden.

Berlioz: King Lear Overture

Ryan Wigglesworth, conductor

2.15pm

Smetana: Vltava from Ma Vlast

Jiri Belohlavek, conductor

Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no. 2

Elisabeth Leonskaja, piano

3.15pm

Brahms: Symphony no. 2

4.10pm

Liszt: Legend No.1 - San Francesco d'Assisi

Damian Iorio, conductor

4.20pm

Grieg: Symphony in C minor

Benjamin Wallfisch, conductor.

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AO30220110208

Penny Gore presents a week featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra on tour in Germany, Spain and Greece. Today John Storgards conducts them in music by Schumann, Sibelius and Beethoven in the Bavarian spa town of Bad Kissingen and Chief Conductor Jiri Belohlavek conducts Wagner at the stunning new Auditorio Miguel Delibes in Valladolid, central Spain.

Schumann: Genoveva Overture

John Storgards, conductor

Sibelius: Violin Concerto

Leonidas Kavakos, violin

2.45pm

Beethoven: Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica"

3.45pm

Kodaly: Galanta Dances

Jiri Belohlavek, conductor

4.05pm

Martinu: Harpsichord Concerto

Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord

4.25pm

Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder

Dagmar Peckova, mezzo-soprano

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AO30320110209

Penny Gore presents a week featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra on tour in Germany, Spain and Greece with their Chief Conductor Jiri Belohlavek. Today he takes them to the Megaron in Athens with music by Wagner, Strauss and Beethoven - featuring local soloist Dmitris Sgouros. Plus music by Benjamin Britten marking the centenary of the Laeiszhalle in Hamburg, north Germany.

Wagner: Parsifal Prelude and Good Friday Music

Jiri Belohlavek, conductor

2.20pm

Strauss: Four Last Songs

Karitta Mattila, soprano

2.45pm

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 3

Dmitris Sgouros, piano

3.30pm

Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem

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AO30420110211

Presented by Penny Gore

Bellini: Overture to I Capuleti ed i Montecchi

Alexander Shelley, conductor

Britten: Les Illuminations

John Mark Ainsley, tenor

James Conlon, conductor

2.30pm

Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes

2.45pm

Debussy: La Mer

3.15pm

Varese: Ameriques

3.35pm

Liszt: Legend no. 2 - San Francesco di Paola Walking on the Waves

Damian Iorio, conductor

4.00pm

Elgar: Cello Concerto

Andreas Brantelid, cello

Arild Remmereit, conductor

Rodrigo: Cuatro madrigals amatorios

Elizabeth Watts, soprano

Jakub Hrusa, conductor.