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Summary

Penny Gore presents great BBC Prom concerts by BBC Orchestras: the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra with Wagner and Strauss, and Ulster Orchestra with Beethoven and Clara Schumann. In a Prom from 2018, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and their Chief Conductor are joined by Swedish soprano Malin Byström for Richard Strauss's Four Last Songs and by the National Youth Chamber Choir and London Voices for the UK premiere of Per Nørgård's Symphony No 3. Then, recorded at last year's Proms, the Ulster Orchestra and their outgoing Chief Conductor Rafael Payare perform Russian music, Beethoven's First Symphony and a Proms premiere - Clara Schumann's Piano Concerto, with Radio 3 New Generation Artist Mariam Batsashvili as soloist. 2.00 Wagner: Parsifal - Prelude to Act 1; Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs; Per Nørgård: Symphony No 3 (UK premiere). London Voices, The National Youth Chamber Choir, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Dausgaard (conductor), Malin Byström (soprano). 3.25 Beethoven: Symphony No 1 in C major, Op 21; Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 7 (Proms premiere); Sofia Gubaidulina: Fairytale Poem; Shostakovich: Symphony No 1 in F minor, Op 10. Mariam Batsashvili (piano), Ulster Orchestra, Rafael Payare (conductor).

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Presenter Penny Gore
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