Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra And Mariss Jansons

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AO30120150406

This week we present a feast of orchestral music, mainly from the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Mariss Jansons who end today with Béla Bartók's Concerto for Orchestra. But the bulk of today's programme is from the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Vladimir Jurowski including the premiere of the Violin Concerto by the Dutch composer Michael van der Aa with Janine Jansen as the soloist

Presented by Verity Sharp

c.2pm

Igor Stravinsky

Symphonies of Wind Instruments

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Vladimir Jurowski

c.2.11pm

Claude Debussy

Berceuse héroïque

c.2.17pm

Michael van der Aa

Violin Concerto (Première)

Janine Jansen (violin)

c.2.53pm

Leos Janácek

Taras Bulba

c.3.17pm

Béla Bartók

Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116

Mariss Jansons

c.3.55pm

Richard Strauss

Tod und Verklärung, op. 24

AO30220150407

We continue the week's concerts of orchestral music with songs by Berio, Copland and Mahler sung by Thomas Hampson; and ending with Mahler's great 3rd Symphony with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra under Daniele Gatti with the solo mezzo-soprano Christianne Stotijn.

Presented by Verity Sharp

c.2pm

Luciano Berio

Black is the Colour ('Folk Songs' No 1)

Thomas Hampson (baritone)

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Mariss Jansons

c.2.04pm

Gustav Mahler

Excerpts from 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn'

Des Antonius von Padua Fischpredigt

Trost im Unglück

Das irdische Leben

Der Tamboursg'sell

c.2.21pm

Aaron Copland

Excerpts from 'Old American Songs'

The Dodger (set 1, No. 2)

The Little Horses (set 2, No. 1)

The Boatmen's Dance (set 1, No. 1)

c.2.30pm

Symphony No. 3

Christianne Stotijn, mezzo-soprano

Netherlands Radio Choir

National Boys' Choir

Daniele Gatti.

AO30320150408

Today we feature the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra mainly under Mariss Jansons in two major works: the Brahms Violin Concerto with soloist Leonidas Kovakos and Richard Strauss's comic tone poem, Till Eulenspiegel.

Presented by Verity Sharp

c.2pm

W.A. Mozart

Overture to 'Così fan tutte, K. 588'

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Andris Nelsons

c.2.06pm

Johannes Brahms

Violin Concerto in D, op. 77

Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Mariss Jansons

c.2.49pm

J.S. Bach

Gavotte and Rondeau, from 'Partita No. 3'

c.2.53pm

Richard Strauss

Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, op. 28

AO30420150410

The last of this week's programmes feature performances by Mariss Jansons with both the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra - where he performed 3 classical symphonies in one concert - and with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra - including the Violin Concerto by Wolfgang Rihm, Lichtes Spiel.

Presented by Verity Sharp

c.2pm

Franz Schubert

Symphony No. 3 in D, D. 200

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Mariss Jansons

c.2.26pm

W.A. Mozart

Symphony No. 35 in D, K. 385 ('Haffner')

c.2.49pm

Joseph Haydn

Symphony No. 103 in E flat, Hob. I:103 ('Drumroll')

c.3.20pm

Johannes Brahms

Variations on a Theme by Haydn in B flat, op. 56a

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

c.3.41pm

Wolfgang Rihm

Lichtes Spiel: Ein Sommerstück, for violin and orchestra

Leonidas Kavakos (violin)