Radio 3 Live in Concert: Prokofiev & Rachmaninov

Live from Royal Festival Hall, London

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BBC Radio 3
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 19:30

 

Yuri Temirkanov conducts a programme of music by Prokofiev and Rachmaninov in a concert that celebrates the conductor's 75th birthday.

Presented by Petroc Trelawney and featuring the Philharmonia Orchestra, the evening opens with Prokofiev’s monumental Symphony No. 1, the ‘Classical’.

Following this, Vilde Frang is welcomed by the orchestra to perform Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2.

After the interval the orchestra tackles Rachmaninov’s Symphony No. 2.