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A mixture of online and live performances with small, socially-distanced audiences make up the autumn season
In this video the BBC Concert Ochestra under Bramwell Tovey played Johann Strauss’s Pizzicato Polka as part of a Viennese Night at the BBC Proms on 31 August 2020. Watch: Beethovenia: all nine symphonies reimagined Read: Rule, Britannia! will now be sung at BBC Proms 2020
The Fire That Breaks from Thee. Holst: Walt Whitman Overture. Milford: Violin Concerto in G minor, op.47. Stanford: Violin Concerto no.2 in G minor, op.162
The Strad Issue: May 2015 Description: Two rediscovered English concertos given ideal interpretative advocacy Musicians: Rupert Marshall-Luck (violin) BBC Concert Orchestra/Owain Arwel Hughes Composer: Holst, Milford, Stanford Holst’s rarely heard early Walt Whitman Overture, with hints of ceremonial Wagner, is a fitting up-beat to his teacher Stanford’s ...
The Strad Issue: January 2006 Musicians: Philippe Graffin (violin) Raphael Wallfisch (cello) BBC Concert Orchestra/Barry Wordsworth Composer: Rózsa For all his success as a film composer (he won three Academy Awards), Miklós Rózsa throughout his long life set great store by his ‘serious’ music. Although trained at ...