Total Immersion - Thea Musgrave

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AO30120140303

Katie Derham presents a week of programmes, before Ravel Day on Friday, featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend. The weekend was hosted by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers at The Barbican last month. There's also music by Chausson, Debussy, Beethoven and the UK Premiere of Mantovani's Concerto for Two Pianos. Plus new pieces for choir and organ which have been developed in workshops during the last year by the BBC Singers, in partnership with Choir and Organ magazine.

2pm

Chausson

Soir de fête

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Fabien Gabel (conductor)

2.15pm

Thea Musgrave

Rorate coeli

BBC Singers

Paul Brough (conductor)

2.30pm

Bruno Mantovani

Concerto for Two Pianos (UK premiere)

François-Frédéric Guy (piano)

Varduhi Yeritsyan (piano)

2.55pm

Anne-Marie O'Farrell

Skimming Stones

Matthew Hamilton (conductor)

3pm

Debussy

Three Nocturnes

Women's Voices of the BBC Singers

3.25pm

Songs for a Winter's Evening for soprano and orchestra

Lisa Milne (soprano)

Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

3.45pm

Anthony Fort

Firewalk

James McVinnie (organ)

3.50pm

Beethoven

Symphony No. 8 in F

AO30120140303

Katie Derham presents a week of programmes, before Ravel Day on Friday, featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend. The weekend was hosted by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers at The Barbican last month. There's also music by Chausson, Debussy, Beethoven and the UK Premiere of Mantovani's Concerto for Two Pianos. Plus new pieces for choir and organ which have been developed in workshops during the last year by the BBC Singers, in partnership with Choir and Organ magazine.

2pm

Chausson

Soir de fête

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Fabien Gabel (conductor)

2.15pm

Thea Musgrave

Rorate coeli

BBC Singers

Paul Brough (conductor)

2.30pm

Bruno Mantovani

Concerto for Two Pianos (UK premiere)

François-Frédéric Guy (piano)

Varduhi Yeritsyan (piano)

2.55pm

Anne-Marie O'Farrell

Skimming Stones

Matthew Hamilton (conductor)

3pm

Debussy

Three Nocturnes

Women's Voices of the BBC Singers

3.25pm

Songs for a Winter's Evening for soprano and orchestra

Lisa Milne (soprano)

Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

3.45pm

Anthony Fort

Firewalk

James McVinnie (organ)

3.50pm

Beethoven

Symphony No. 8 in F

AO30220140304

Katie Derham continues a week of programmes featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend at the Barbican with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Looking ahead to Ravel Day on Friday, we've pieces by composers whose music influenced him, including Debussy, Wagner and Stravinsky, and another new piece for choir developed in workshops during the last year with the BBC Singers

2pm

Britten

Festival Te Deum Op.32

BBC Singers

Iain Farrington (organ)

David Hill (conductor)

2.10pm

Stravinsky

The Firebird - suite (1945)

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Thierry Fischer (conductor)

2.40pm

Thea Musgrave

On the Underground, Set 1: On Gratitude, Love and Madness (1994)

Paul Brough (conductor)

2.50pm

Shostakovich

Six Songs (Romances), Op. 21

Robin Tritschler (tenor)

BBC Symphony Orchestra

David Parry (conductor)

3pm

Circus Polka

3.05pm

Rubens Askenars

Cuerpos Futuros

Matthew Hamilton (conductor)

3.10pm

Debussy

Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

3.20pm

Wagner

Siegfried Idyll

Lawrence Renes (conductor)

3.45pm

Brahms

Symphony No.4 in E minor

AO30220140304

Katie Derham continues a week of programmes featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend at the Barbican with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Looking ahead to Ravel Day on Friday, we've pieces by composers whose music influenced him, including Debussy, Wagner and Stravinsky, and another new piece for choir developed in workshops during the last year with the BBC Singers

2pm

Britten

Festival Te Deum Op.32

BBC Singers

Iain Farrington (organ)

David Hill (conductor)

2.10pm

Stravinsky

The Firebird - suite (1945)

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Thierry Fischer (conductor)

2.40pm

Thea Musgrave

On the Underground, Set 1: On Gratitude, Love and Madness (1994)

Paul Brough (conductor)

2.50pm

Shostakovich

Six Songs (Romances), Op. 21

Robin Tritschler (tenor)

BBC Symphony Orchestra

David Parry (conductor)

3pm

Circus Polka

3.05pm

Rubens Askenars

Cuerpos Futuros

Matthew Hamilton (conductor)

3.10pm

Debussy

Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

3.20pm

Wagner

Siegfried Idyll

Lawrence Renes (conductor)

3.45pm

Brahms

Symphony No.4 in E minor

AO303 LAST20140305

Katie Derham continues a week of programmes featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend at the Barbican and curated by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Also topday, a choral piece and an organ piece developed in workshops during the last year by the BBC Singers, in partnership with Choir and Organ magazine and music by Copland, Brahms and Glinka

2pm

Thea Musgrave

The Seasons

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

2.15pm

Copland

Old American Songs, Set 1

Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)

David Parry (conductor)

2.30pm

Mantas Savickis

All Nature Has a Feeling

BBC Singers

Matthew Hamilton (conductor)

2.35pm

David Loxley-Blount

Sonus repercussus

James McVinnie (organ)

2.40pm

Brahms

Gesang, Op.104 - 1. Im Herbst

Andrew Griffiths (conductor)

2.50pm

Emily Howard

Solar

Garry Walker (conductor)

2.55pm

Glinka

A Life for the Tsar - Overture

Mikhail Agrest (conductor)

3.05pm

Ithaca

Paul Brough (conductor)

3.20pm

Gesang, Op.104 - 3. Letzes Glück; 4. Verlorene Jugend

AO303 LAST20140305

Katie Derham continues a week of programmes featuring performances from the Thea Musgrave 'Total Immersion' weekend at the Barbican and curated by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Also topday, a choral piece and an organ piece developed in workshops during the last year by the BBC Singers, in partnership with Choir and Organ magazine and music by Copland, Brahms and Glinka

2pm

Thea Musgrave

The Seasons

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

2.15pm

Copland

Old American Songs, Set 1

Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano)

David Parry (conductor)

2.30pm

Mantas Savickis

All Nature Has a Feeling

BBC Singers

Matthew Hamilton (conductor)

2.35pm

David Loxley-Blount

Sonus repercussus

James McVinnie (organ)

2.40pm

Brahms

Gesang, Op.104 - 1. Im Herbst

Andrew Griffiths (conductor)

2.50pm

Emily Howard

Solar

Garry Walker (conductor)

2.55pm

Glinka

A Life for the Tsar - Overture

Mikhail Agrest (conductor)

3.05pm

Ithaca

Paul Brough (conductor)

3.20pm

Gesang, Op.104 - 3. Letzes Glück; 4. Verlorene Jugend