Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra [Afternoon Concert]

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0120160229
0120160229Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Enescu, Purcell, Steffani, Strauss and Dvorak.

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0120170206

Katie Derham presents a week of concerts from the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Today, Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Beethoven's 2nd Symphony, Bartok's First Violin Concerto, with Frank Peter Zimmermann as soloist, and Mendelssohn's 4th Symphony, the 'Italian'. Then David Robertson takes to the rostrum to conduct the ensemble, joined by Synergy Vocals, in the world premiere of Moritz Eggert's Muzak and also Reich's The Desert Music.

2pm:
Beethoven: Symphony No 2 in D, Op 36
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

2.25pm:
Bartok: Violin Concerto No 1
Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

2.45pm:
Mendelssohn: Symphony No 4 in A, Op 90, 'Italian'
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

3.20pm:
Steve Reich: The Desert Music
Synergy Vocals
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
David Robertson, conductor.

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in music by Beethoven, Bartok, Mendelssohn and Reich.

Unique performances with BBC Orchestras, Choirs and other great orchestras

0120180611Kate Molleson launches a week of concerts by the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in music by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Jean-Féry Rebel and Leonard Bernstein. And Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts his own Violin Concerto.

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, op. 132 (version for string orchestra arr. by Franz Welser-Möst)
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 in G minor, op. 13 ('Winter Daydreams')
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Franz Welser-Möst

c. 3.30 pm
Esa-Pekka Salonen: Violin Concerto
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen

c. 4.00 pm
Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Conductor Klaas Stok

c. 4.30 pm
Jean-Féry Rebel: Les Élémens
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Robin Ticciati

Coming up later in the week:
- Tuesday's programme begins with Verdi's Requiem conducted by Riccardo Muti
- Wednesday's programme features Richard Strauss, including Also sprach Zarathustra and Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
- Thursday's Opera Matinee is Franz Schreker's Die Gezeichneten from the Bavarian State Opera
- Friday's programme includes Sir Simon Rattle conducting Schumann's Rhenish Symphony and Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde.

Kate Molleson presents the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven and Tchaikovsky.

Unique performances with BBC Orchestras, Choirs and other great orchestras

0220160301
0220160301Katie Derham with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Vivaldi, Bach and Dvorak.

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0220170207

Katie Derham presents, as part of a week of concerts from the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Haydn's oratorio The Seasons, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle. With Marlis Petersen, Andrew Staples and Florian Boesch as soloists. Also this afternoon, Chief Conductor Mariss Jansons conducts the orchestra in Sommer's Antigone, an overture to the tragedy of Sophocles.

2pm:
Haydn
The Seasons, Parts 1 & 2 (Spring and Summer)

3.10pm
Haydn
The Seasons, Parts 3 & 4 (Autumn and Winter)

Marlis Petersen, soprano
Andrew Staples, tenor
Florian Boesch, bass-baritone
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle, conductor

4.10pm
Sommer
Antigone - Overture to the tragedy of Sophocles
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor.

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus under Simon Rattle in Haydn's The Seasons.

Unique performances with BBC Orchestras, Choirs and other great orchestras

0220180612Kate Molleson presents performances by the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Riccardo Muti conducts Verdi's Requiem. Robin Ticciati conducts Cesar Franck and Ravel. And Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts Schumann's Second Symphony.

Giuseppe Verdi: Messa da Requiem
Krassimira Stoyanova, soprano
Anita Rachvelishvili, mezzo-soprano
Francesco Meli, tenor
Riccardo Zanellato, bass
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Director Howard Arman
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Riccardo Muti

c. 3.30 pm
César Franck: Psyché
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Robin Ticciati

c. 4.00 pm
Robert Schumann
Symphony No. 2
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner

c. 4.40 pm
Maurice Ravel: Daphnis and Chloé Suite No. 2
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Robin Ticciati.

Kate Molleson presents the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra performing Verdi's Requiem.

Unique performances with BBC Orchestras, Choirs and other great orchestras

0320160302
0320160302Katie Derham presents the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in C Rouse, Mozart and Nielsen

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0320170208

Katie Derham presents, as part of a week of concerts from the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Brahms's Tragic Overture and Reger's Requiem after Hebbel, with baritone Michael Volle. Also today, the Bavarian Radio Chorus directed by Howard Arman in Gabriel Jackson's The Armed Man and Friede auf Erden (Peace on Earth) by Schoenberg. The afternoon ends with the BRSO performing Ligeti's Violin Concerto with soloist Ilya Gringolts, conducted by Karl-Heinz Steffens.

2.pm:
Brahms: Tragic Overture, Op 81
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Karl-Heinz Steffens, conductor

2.15pm
Reger: Requiem, Op 144b
Michael Volle, baritone
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Karl-Heinz Steffens, conductor

2.30pm
Gabriel Jackson: The Armed Man
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Howard Arman, director

2.40pm
Schoenberg: Friede auf Erden, Op 13
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Howard Arman, director

2.50pm
Ligeti: Violin Concerto
Ilya Gringolts, violin
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Peter Rundel, conductor.

The Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra plays Brahms, Reger, Jackson, Schoenberg and Ligeti.

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03Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra20180613Kate Molleson presents the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mariss Jansons in music by Richard Strauss, including the epic tone poem Also sprach Zarathustra and the merry pranks of Till Eulenspiegel.

Richard Strauss:
Also sprach Zarathustra, op. 30
Burlesque in D minor, AV 85, for piano and orchestra
Daniil Trifonov, piano
Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, op. 28
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Mariss Jansons.

Kate Molleson presents the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in music by Richard Strauss.

Unique performances with BBC Orchestras, Choirs and other great orchestras

0420160304
0420160304Performances of Liszt, Telemann, Reinhard Keiser, Buxtehude, Schubert and Cherubini.

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0420170210

Closing a week of concerts from the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Katie Derham introduces an afternoon with Brahms's Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny), with the ensemble, conducted by Karl-Heinz Steffens, joined by the Bavarian Radio Chorus. It's followed by another concert with the orchestra conducted this time by Emilio Pomarico performing the world premiere of the Accordion Concerto by Georges Aperghis, as well as Stefan Wolpe's First Symphony. Chief Conductor Mariss Jansons has the last word, conducting Mahler's Kindertotenlieder with mezzo-soprano Waltraud Meier, and Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances.

2pm:
Brahms: Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny), Op 54
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Karl-Heinz Steffens, conductor

2.15pm:
Georges Aperghis: Accordion Concerto (World Premiere)
Teodoro Anzellotti, accordion
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Emilio Pomarico, conductor

2.45pm:
Wolpe: Symphony No 1
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Emilio Pomarico, conductor

3.15pm:
Mahler: Kindertotenlieder
Waltraud Meier, mezzo-soprano
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Mariss Janssons, conductor

3.50pm:
Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances, Op 45
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Mariss Janssons, conductor.

The Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Brahms, Aperghis, Wolpe, Mahler and Rachmaninov.

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0420180615Kate Molleson presents the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra performing Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde and Schumann's Third Symphony, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle, and Mariss Jansons conducts Prokofiev's Fifth Symphony. And the Bavarian Radio Chorus performs The Marriage of Heaven and Hell by Bo Holten which sets poems by William Blake including the Sick Rose and the Tyger.

Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 3 in E flat, op. 97 ('Rhenish')
Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde
Magdalena Kožená, mezzo-soprano
Stuart Skelton, tenor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Sir Simon Rattle

c. 3.40 pm
Bo Holten: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell
Bavarian Radio Chorus
Director Peter Dijkstra

c. 4.05 pm
Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Mariss Jansons.

Kate Molleson with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and music by Mahler and Schumann.

Unique performances with BBC Orchestras, Choirs and other great orchestras