The Full Works Concert - Wednesday 6 August, 8pm
Classic FM Hall of Fame favourites played in full tonight from Vaughan Williams, Mozart, Karl Jenkins and Rimsky-Korsakov.
Jane Jones has packed tonight's Full Works Concert with favourites, beginning with Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto, followed by Vaughan Williams’s Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, and string quartet variations on one of the most popular contemporary pieces – Adiemus by Karl Jenkins.
Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade finishes the concert, one of the most colourful, evocative and descriptive scores in all classical music, guaranteed to capture the imagination of everyone who hears it, young or old.
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major K.622
Clarinet: Alessandro Carbonare
Claudio Abbado conducts the Orchestra Mozart
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
Vernon Handley conducts the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Karl Jenkins: Adiemus Variations
Manuel de Falla: 7 Spanish Popular Songs
Trumpet: Alison Balsom
Edward Gardner conducts the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade Opus 35
Charles Dutoit conducts the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra