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Performance on 3


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Music as Life
The third of four concerts from Glasgow's City Hall as the BBC Scottish Symphony
Orchestra and chief conductor
Osmo Vanska continue their survey of Nielsen's six symphonies. Presented by Geoffrey Baskerville in conversation with David Fanning and Osmo Vanska. Leonidas Kavakos (violin),
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor Osmo Vanska
Nielsen Helios Overture
Bartok Violin Concerto No 2
8.25 Fire Power
Against a backdrop of the sounds of Bonfire Night, this programme celebrates the many aspects of fire through real-life stories, readings, poetry and music.
8.45 Nielsen Symphony No 4 (Inextinguishable)
Final concert Monday 7.30pm


Conductor: Osmo Vanska
Presented By: Geoffrey Baskerville
Unknown: David Fanning
Unknown: Osmo Vanska.
Violin: Leonidas Kavakos

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