Catriona Young presents performances from the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, with a focus on the music of Walton and Beethoven - including highlights from a recreation of the mammoth 4-hour concert in 1808 at which Beethoven premiered several works including his grandly operatic scene and aria Ah! perfido.
Beethoven: Ah! perfido - scena and aria, Op.65, for soprano and orchestra
Malin Christensson (soprano)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)
Rolf Riehm: He, tres doulz roussignol joly
Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61
Liza Ferschtman (violin)
Ilan Volkov (conductor)
Walton: Variations on a Theme by Hindemith
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
Chausson: Symphony in B flat major, Op.20
Miguel Harth-Bedoya (conductor).