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Performance on 3


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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Janice Watson (soprano), Jeffrey Lawton (tenor), Clive Bayley (bass), conductor Martyn Brabbins
Live from the Music Hall, Aberdeen. Presented by Sandy Burnett. Sibelius Symphony No 7
7.50 Interval: Concrete Mon Amour
Writer and critic Ian Sansom grew up with concrete: his father worked for 40 years for a firm that made and supplied concrete, cement and gravel throughout London and the South East. From childhood weekends in the quarry- a bit like an adventure playground with additional heavy machinery- Sansom moved on to ajob as a weighbridge clerk before turning to a more domestic love affair with a concrete mixer and a batch of ready-mix in the back garden. He explores the noble past and the future promises of this most unromantic of building materials.
8.15 Wagner Die Walkure (Act 1)


Soprano: Jeffrey Lawton
Tenor: Clive Bayley
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Presented By: Sandy Burnett.
Unknown: Ian Sansom

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