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Performance on 3


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BBC Symphony Orchestra
Live from the Barbican. The final act of Puccini's Turandot was left unfinished at the composer's death. Tonightthe BBCSO gives the first UK performance of a new completion of the work by Luciano Berio. Philharmonia Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Leonard Slatkin Weber Overture and March: Turandot, Prinzessin von China
McPhee Tabuh-tabuhan
Hindemith Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber
8.20 Twenty Minutes: Del Primo Pianto a I'Ultimo Christopher Cook takes a close look at the various attempts to complete Act 3 of Turandot -by Arturo Toscanini , Franco Alfano and Luciano Berio.
8.40 Puccini, compi Berio Turandot (Act 3)


Unknown: Luciano Berio.
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Unknown: Christopher Cook
Unknown: Arturo Toscanini
Unknown: Franco Alfano
Unknown: Luciano Berio.
Turandot: Eva Urbanova (soprano)
Prince Calaf: Dennis O'Neill (tenor)
Liu: Amanda Roocroft (soprano)
Timur: Lain Paterson (bass)
Ping: Christopher Purves (baritone)
Pang: Barry Banks (tenor)
Pong: Anthony Mee (tenor)

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