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AO30120140303Katie Derham presents a week of programmes, before Ravel Day on Friday, featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend. The weekend was hosted by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers at The Barbican last month. There's also music by Chausson, Debussy, Beethoven and the UK Premiere of Mantovani's Concerto for Two Pianos. Plus new pieces for choir and organ which have been developed in workshops during the last year by the BBC Singers, in partnership with Choir and Organ magazine.
2pm
Chausson
Soir de fête
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Fabien Gabel (conductor)
2.15pm
Thea Musgrave
Rorate coeli
BBC Singers
Paul Brough (conductor)
2.30pm
Bruno Mantovani
Concerto for Two Pianos (UK premiere)
François-Frédéric Guy (piano)
Varduhi Yeritsyan (piano)
2.55pm
Anne-Marie O'Farrell
Skimming Stones
Matthew Hamilton (conductor)
3pm
Debussy
Three Nocturnes
Women's Voices of the BBC Singers
3.25pm
Songs for a Winter's Evening for soprano and orchestra
Lisa Milne (soprano)
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
3.45pm
Anthony Fort
Firewalk
James McVinnie (organ)
3.50pm
Beethoven
Symphony No. 8 in F
AO30220140304Katie Derham continues a week of programmes featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend at the Barbican with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Looking ahead to Ravel Day on Friday, we've pieces by composers whose music influenced him, including Debussy, Wagner and Stravinsky, and another new piece for choir developed in workshops during the last year with the BBC Singers
2pm
Britten
Festival Te Deum Op.32
BBC Singers
Iain Farrington (organ)
David Hill (conductor)
2.10pm
Stravinsky
The Firebird - suite (1945)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thierry Fischer (conductor)
2.40pm
Thea Musgrave
On the Underground, Set 1: On Gratitude, Love and Madness (1994)
Paul Brough (conductor)
2.50pm
Shostakovich
Six Songs (Romances), Op. 21
Robin Tritschler (tenor)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
David Parry (conductor)
3pm
Circus Polka
3.05pm
Rubens Askenars
Cuerpos Futuros
Matthew Hamilton (conductor)
3.10pm
Debussy
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)
3.20pm
Wagner
Siegfried Idyll
Lawrence Renes (conductor)
3.45pm
Brahms
Symphony No.4 in E minor
AO303 LAST20140305Katie Derham continues a week of programmes featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend at the Barbican and curated by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Also topday, a choral piece and an organ piece developed in workshops during the last year by the BBC Singers, in partnership with Choir and Organ magazine and music by Copland, Brahms and Glinka
2pm
Thea Musgrave
The Seasons
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
2.15pm
Copland
Old American Songs, Set 1
Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)
David Parry (conductor)
2.30pm
Mantas Savickis
All Nature Has a Feeling
BBC Singers
Matthew Hamilton (conductor)
2.35pm
David Loxley-Blount
Sonus repercussus
James McVinnie (organ)
2.40pm
Brahms
Gesang, Op.104 - 1. Im Herbst
Andrew Griffiths (conductor)
2.50pm
Emily Howard
Solar
Garry Walker (conductor)
2.55pm
Glinka
A Life for the Tsar - Overture
Mikhail Agrest (conductor)
3.05pm
Ithaca
Paul Brough (conductor)
3.20pm
Gesang, Op.104 - 3. Letzes Glück; 4. Verlorene Jugend

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