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Afternoon Performance

Synopsis

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BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Schumann and Friends
In the last of this week's programmes exploring the music of Schumann and some of the composers who were importantto him, Sarah Walker introduces a performance of Schumann's Third Symphony alongside a piano concerto by Chopin, whom Schumann hailed as a brilliant newcomer on the scene with the words: "Hats off, gentlemen, agenius!"
Mendelssohn Overture: The Hebrides
(Fingal's Cave)
Conductor Gilbert Varga
Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A (Italian) Conductor Marin Alsop
Chopin Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor Jean-YvesThibaudet, conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier
Schumann Symphony No 3 in E flat (Rhenish) Conductor Gilbert Varga

Contributors

Introduces: Sarah Walker
Conductor: Gilbert Varga
Conductor: Gilbert Varga






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