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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra


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The 60th Birthday Gala Concert
From the Royal Concert Hall,
Glasgow, introduced by Geoffrey Baskerville. Jerzy Maksymiuk
(Conductor Laureate)
Martyn Brabbins (Associate Conductor)
Evelyn Glennie (marimba) Dmitri Alexeev (piano)
Berlioz Overture: Roman
Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
8.05 John Purser looks back at 60 years in the life of the BBC Scottish
Symphony Orchestra, with the help of past conductors, members of the orchestra, and archive recordings.
8.25 lain Hamilton The
Transit of Jupiter (BBC commission; first broadcast)
Thea Musgrave Journey through a Japanese Landscape
Elgar Enigma Variations


Introduced By: Geoffrey Baskerville.
Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
Unknown: Martyn Brabbins
Conductor: Evelyn Glennie
Piano: Dmitri Alexeev
Unknown: John Purser
Unknown: Thea Musgrave

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