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Performance on 3


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BBC Symphony Orchestra Lawrence Power (viola), conductor Oliver Knussen
Live from the Barbican in London, Oliver Knussen joins the BBCSO to conduct the UK premiere of the viola concerto by his former student. Mark-Anthony Turnage , along with two classics of 20th-century music: Stravinsky's puppet ballet and Varese's mechanistic score for a huge orchestra. Presented by Paul Guinery. Stravinsky Ballet: Petrushka (194 7)
8.10 Twenty Minutes: A Complex Life "I've lived in complexity all my life, and complication doesn't scare me."
Nick Rosen meets the father of fractals, Benoit Mandelbrot.
8.30 Turnage On Opened Ground (first UK performance) Varese Arcana


Conductor: Oliver Knussen
Unknown: Oliver Knussen
Unknown: Mark-Anthony Turnage
Presented By: Paul Guinery.
Unknown: Nick Rosen
Unknown: Benoit Mandelbrot.

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