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Performance on 3


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Chris de Souza introduces the first of four concerts that the St Petersburg Philharmonic is giving this week. In tonight's programme from the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, the conductor is Yuri Temirkanov , with violinist Sergei Girshenko.
Rimsky-Korsakov Suite: The Golden Cockerel
Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 1
8.45 Journey into the Mind's Eye Lesley Blanch 's passion for Russia began in her childhood and inspired a life of travel. Alison Sterling reads from Blanch's autobiographical account of her childhood introduction to a romance with Russia.
9.05 Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5 in E minor
* Brian Kay 's Concert of the Week: p50


Introduces: Chris de Souza
Unknown: Yuri Temirkanov
Violinist: Sergei Girshenko.
Unknown: Lesley Blanch
Unknown: Alison Sterling
Unknown: Brian Kay

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