AO30120100111Penny Gore presents a series featuring the complete cycle of Brahms's symphonies as well as music for the violin.

With Brahms's Violin concerto, played by Christian Tetzlaff, and a recent performance by the BBC Philharmonic of Berlioz's Damnation of Faust.

Brahms: Violin Concerto

Christian Tetzlaff (violin)

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Ilan Volkov (conductor)

Berlioz: The Damnation of Faust

Dramatic legend in four parts for soloists, chorus and orchestra, Op 24

Faust....Gregory Kunde (tenor)

Mephistopheles....Ildar Abdrazakov (bass)

Brander....James Rutherford (baritone)

Marguerite....Monica Groop (mezzo-soprano)

City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus

City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus

Gianandrea Noseda (conductor).

AO30220100112Penny Gore presents a series featuring the complete cycle of Brahms's symphonies as well as works for the violin.

Brahms: Symphony No 1

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Christopher Seaman (conductor)

Kodaly: Summer Evening

BBC Philharmonic

Arvo Volmer (conductor)

Sibelius: Violin Concerto

Hilary Hahn (violin)

Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

Stravinsky: Divertimento (Le baiser de la fee)

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Alan Buribayev (conductor)

Sibelius: Symphony No 2

Robert Spano (conductor).

AO30320100113Penny Gore focuses on violin concertos and continues a cycle of symphonies by Brahms performed by the BBC orchestras.

Brahms: Symphony No 2

BBC Philharmonic

Paul Watkins (conductor)

Britten: Serenade for tenor, horn and strings

Toby Spence (tenor)

Richard Watkins (horn)

Haydn: Symphony No 95 in C minor

Montague Phillips: Phantasy for violin and orchestra

Matthew Trusler (violin)

BBC Concert Orchestra

Gavin Sutherland (conductor).

AO30420100114Penny Gore continues her focus on violin concertos and Brahms Symphonies performed by the BBC orchestras.

Brahms: Symphony No 3

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Richard Armstrong (conductor)

Dvorak: Serenade in E for strings

Elizabeth Layton (director/violin)

Stravinsky: Concerto for piano and winds

Steven Osborne (piano)

Ilan Volkov (conductor)

Ravel: Alborada del gracioso

Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No 1

Ilya Gringolts (violin)

Alexander Titov (conductor)

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 6 (Pathetique)

AO305 LAST20100115Penny Gore concludes a complete cycle of Brahms symphonies on Afternoon on 3 and Alina Ibragimova plays Szymanowski's colourful Violin Concerto No 1.

Brahms: Symphony No 4

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Garry Walker (conductor)

Martinu: Double Concerto for two string orchestras and piano

Walter Weller (conductor)

Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No 1

Alina Ibragimova (violin)

Dvorak: The Noonday Witch

Esposito: Berceuse

BBC Philharmonic

Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

Finzi: Grand fantasia and toccata

Leon McCawley (piano)

Moeran: Symphony in G minor