Villa-lobos Total Immersion

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AO30120140318

This week features the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers in highlights from their Villa-Lobos Total Immersion concerts recorded at The Barbican earlier this month. Today's programme includes his Uirpuru, based on the legend of the enchanted bird, guitar etudes performed by Radio 3 New Generation Artist Sean Shibe and his Bachianas Brasileiras IX, a highly virtuosic prelude and fugue for unaccompanied voices.

Introduced by Penny Gore from the Radio 3 pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre. If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.

2pm

Villa-Lobos: Uirpuru

BBC SO

Sakari Oramo (conductor)

Villa-Lobos: Etude no. 1 des arpèges (Allegro non troppo), Etude no. 4 des accords répétés (Un peu modéré).

Sean Shibe (guitar)

2.30

Haydn: Concerto for Keyboard and Orchestra in D major, H.18.11

Khatia Buniatishvili (piano)

Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

Villa-Lobos: Descobrimento do Brasil Suite no.4; movt 2 - Primeira Primeira Missa do Brasil

BBC Symphony Chorus

Villa-Lobos: Pater Noster, Ave Verum, Panis Angelicus, Praesepe

Rebecca Lodge (mezzo-soprano)

BBC Singers

Celso Antunes (conductor)

3.15

Sibelius: Tapiola, Op.112

John Storgards (conductor)

Strauss: Don Juan

Alexander Shelley (conductor)

3.55

Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras IX

Saint-Saëns: Havanaise for violin and orchestra, Op.83

Tai Murray (violin)

Alexander Rumpf (conductor).

AO30220140319

This week features the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers in highlights from their Villa-Lobos Total Immersion concerts recorded at The Barbican earlier this month. Today's programme includes his most famous work - the Bachianas Brasileiras no.5, his Amerindian Legends, inspired by Brazilian folk traditions, and a rare chance to hear his Symphony no.9.

Introduced by Penny Gore from the Radio 3 pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre. If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.

2pm

Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras no.5

Anu Komsi (soprano)

BBC SO

Sakari Oramo (conductor)

Villa-Lobos: Guitar Etudes: Etude no. 7 (Tres animé), Etude no. 8 (Modere), Etude no. 10 (Tres animé)

Sean Shibe (guitar)

2.20

Sibelius: Violin Concerto

Chee-Yun (violin)

Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

Villa-Lobos: Duas Lendas Amerindias

Villa-Lobos: As Costureiras

BBC Singers

Celso Antunes (conductor)

3pm

Villa-Lobos: Symphony no.9

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This week features the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers in highlights from their Villa-Lobos Total Immersion concerts recorded at The Barbican earlier this month. In today's programme Kathryn Stott and Martin Roscoe join the BBC SO for Choros no.8, and the BBC Symphony Chorus provide bird calls and monkey chatter in the extraordinary Choros no.10. Plus Veronika Eberle and Antoine Tamestit join the BBC SO for Mozart's Sinfonia concertante, recorded yesterday at the Barbican.

Introduced by Penny Gore from the Radio 3 pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre. If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.

2pm

Villa-Lobos: Chôros no.8 for orchestra

Kathryn Stott & Martin Roscoe (pianos)

BBC SO

Sakari Oramo (conductor)

Borodin: Polovtsian Dances

Alexander Verdernkov (conductor)

2.30

Villa-Lobos: Chôros no. 10

BBC Symphony Chorus

Villa-Lobos: Guitar Etudes: Etude no. 11 (Lent), Etude no. 12 (Animé)

Sean Shibe (guitar)

Walton: Prologo e fantasia for orchestra

Andrew Litton (conductor)

3pm

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending

Tai Murray (violin)

Alexander Rumpf (conductor)

Villa-Lobos: Ave Maria (1938 version), Ave Maria (1948 version)

Villa-Lobos: O salutaris

Villa-Lobos: Bendita Sabedoria

BBC Singers

Celso Antunes (conductor)

Miyoski: Litania pour Fuji

Kazuski Ono (conductor)

3.50

Mozart: Sinfonia concertante in E flat major K.364 for violin, viola and orchestra (KE.320d)

Veronika Eberle (violin)

Antoine Tamestit (viola)

Sylvain Cambreling (conductor).