Friday - BBC Now Live From BBC Hoddinott Hall In Cardiff



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.