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BBC Proms 2008


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A A concert featuring electroacoustic music of the 20th and 21st centuries. Presented live from the Royal Albert Hall by Andrew McGregor.
Cedric Tiberghien (piano), Emily Beynon (flute), Alexei Ogrintchouk (oboe), Danjulo Ishizaka (cello), Gilbert Nouno (Ircam computer music designer), Jeremie Henrot (Ircam sound engineer) BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nan Volkov
Jonathan Harvey Tombeau de Messiaen Messiaen Concert a Quatre
7.35 Twenty Minutes: Jonathan Harvey and the Ircam Factor An insight into the work of Ircam (the Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique in Paris) through the electronic music of Jonathan Harvey.
7.55 Jonathan Harvey Mortuos Plango, Vivos
Voco; Speakings (BBC co-commission, with Ircam and Radio France, first performance)
8.35 Twenty Minutes
Ivan Hewett looks at the career of Edgard Varese , with memories from those who knew him.
8.55 Varese Poeme Electronique; Déserts


Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Andrew McGregor.
Piano: Cedric Tiberghien
Piano: Emily Beynon
Oboe: Alexei Ogrintchouk
Oboe: Danjulo Ishizaka
Cello: Gilbert Nouno
Designer: Jeremie Henrot
Conductor: Nan Volkov
Conductor: Jonathan Harvey Tombeau
Unknown: Jonathan Harvey
Unknown: Jonathan Harvey.
Unknown: Ivan Hewett
Unknown: Edgard Varese

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