|AO3||20170407||A live concert from Hoddinott Hall in Cardiff.|
With Radio 3 in Hull for its Uproot folk festival, Jun Märkl conducts the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in pieces by Debussy, Saint-Saëns and Ravel that were part of the French orientalist movement - an early manifestation of an interest in world music.
Nicola Heywood Thomas presents.
2pm - LIVE from Hoddinott Hall
Debussy: 6 Epigraphes antiques, orch. Ansermet
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5 in F major, Op.103, 'Egyptian'
Ravel: Shéhérazade - ouverture de féerie
Debussy: Khamma - legende dansée, orch. Debussy and Koechlin
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Louis Schwizgebel (piano)
Jun Märkl (conductor)
Followed by Catriona Young rounding off a week of performances from the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
Debussy: Khamma - legende dansée, orch. Debussy & Koechlin