Afternoon on 3 - Prom 51/Haydn, Szymanowski, Brahms
Presented by Ian Skelly. BBC Proms 2009: A Prom in which Osmo Vanska conducts Haydn's 'Clock' Symphony as part of a bicentenary celebration of the 'father' of the form. It is followed by Szymanowski's serene Stabat mater, partly inspired by the tragic death of his teenage niece, and Brahms' Hungarian-accented Violin Concerto, featuring American virtuoso Joshua Bell. Helena Juntunen (soprano) Monica Groop (mezzo-soprano) Scott Hendricks (baritone) Joshua Bell (violin) BBC Symphony Chorus BBC Symphony Orchestra Osmo Vanska (conductor) Haydn: Symphony No 101 in D (Clock) Szymanowski: Stabat mater Brahms: Violin Concerto in D 4.30pm Strauss: Das Rosenband; Liebeshymnus; Morgen; Ich wollt' ein Strausslein binden; Muttertandelei Elizabeth Watts (soprano) Gary Matthewman (piano).