BBC Concert Orchestra On Tour

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AO301Bbc Concert Orchestra In Las Vegas20130213"Katie Derham presents a concert given on Monday by the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Reynolds Hall, Smith Centre, Las Vegas - part of their current American tour. The BBC SO's American Principal Conductor Keith Lockhart conducts Walton's Henry V Suite, Haydn's C major Cello Concerto with soloist Sophie Shao and Mendelssohn's Scottish Symphony. There's another concert from the BBC SO's American tour in Friday's Afternoon on 3.

Walton, arr. Muir Mathieson: Henry V Suite

2.15pm

Haydn: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra No. 1 in C Major

Sophie Shao (cello)

2.40pm

Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56 'Scottish'

BBCCO

Keith Lockhart (conductor)."

AO302 LASTBBC Concert Orchestra in California20130215"Last night in California is pretty much this morning over here. Last night the BBC Concert Orchestra and their American Principal Conductor Keith Lockhart gave a concert of British music at the Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge near Los Angeles. This afternoon Katie Derham presents that concert in Afternoon on 3 - technology permitting!

After the concert, Katie rounds off her week featuring British and French music with more from the BBC Singers' recording of French Renaissance polyphony by Dominique Phinot, plus the BBC Symphony Orchestra playing Debussy's Jeux and the UK premiere of Liza Lim's Flying Banner.

Britten: Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes'

2.15pm

Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85

Sophie Shao (cello)

2.45pm

Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow

Elgar: Enigma Variations

BBC Concert Orchestra

Keith Lockhart, conductor

3.30pm

Dominique Phinot: Sustinuimus pacem

BBC Singers

David Hill (conductor)

3.40pm

Debussy: Jeux

BBC Symphony Orchestra

David Robertson (conductor)

4.15pm

Liza Lim: Flying Banner (UK Premiere)

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Garry Walker (conductor)."

AO302 LASTBbc Concert Orchestra In California20130215"Last night in California is pretty much this morning over here. Last night the BBC Concert Orchestra and their American Principal Conductor Keith Lockhart gave a concert of British music at the Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge near Los Angeles. This afternoon Katie Derham presents that concert in Afternoon on 3 - technology permitting!

After the concert, Katie rounds off her week featuring British and French music with more from the BBC Singers' recording of French Renaissance polyphony by Dominique Phinot, plus the BBC Symphony Orchestra playing Debussy's Jeux and the UK premiere of Liza Lim's Flying Banner.

Britten: Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes'

2.15pm

Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85

Sophie Shao (cello)

2.45pm

Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow

Elgar: Enigma Variations

BBC Concert Orchestra

Keith Lockhart, conductor

3.30pm

Dominique Phinot: Sustinuimus pacem

BBC Singers

David Hill (conductor)

3.40pm

Debussy: Jeux

BBC Symphony Orchestra

David Robertson (conductor)

4.15pm

Liza Lim: Flying Banner (UK Premiere)

Garry Walker (conductor)."