Tagged: BBC Symphony Orchestra

Viktoria Postnikova And Gennady Rozhdestvensky With The BBC Symphony At The 1979 Prague Spring Festival – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Part 1 Part 2 Over to Prague from 1979 this week for a concert by the BBC Symphony, conducted by Gennady Rozhdestvensky and featuring Viktoria Postnikova, piano. The concert was recorded during the legendary Prague Spring Festival and features works by Prokofiev, Janacek, Britten and Elgar. Here’s what’s on the...

BBC Symphony With Sir Malcolm Sargent And Andor Foldes Play Music Of Shostakovich, Beethoven And Bartok – 1958 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Part One: Part Two: Another historic concert this week. This one from 1958, featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent and featuring the legendary Hungarian pianist Andor Foldes in a program of music by Dmitri Shostakovich, Beethoven and Bartok. Beginning with the first performance outside the Soviet...

Havergal Brian - Symphony Number 5

BBC Northern Symphony Play A World Premier By Havergal Brian – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Havergal Brian: Symphony Number 4 “Das Siegeslied” – Solosists and The BBC Northern Symphony – Maurice Handford, Cond. Premier Performance – July 3, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The name Havergal Brian may not ring a lot of bells these days. But during his lifetime (1876-1972) he was...

Jean-Philippe Collard And Michel Beroff Play Music Of Ravel, Debussy And Rachmaninov – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Jean-Philippe Collard And Michel Beroff Play Music Of Ravel, Debussy And Rachmaninov – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Jean-Philippe Collard and Michel Beroff In Recital – May 20, 2015 – Radio France Musique Over to Lyon, France this week for a concert given last week by celebrated Pianists Jean-Philippe Collard and Michel Beroff in a...