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Smooth Classics with Margherita Taylor 10pm - 1am
After a rousing start in the form of Walton’s Crown Imperial, we’ll hear John Barry’s music for Out of Africa and the whole of Chopin’s glorious Piano Concerto No.2.
But the real highlight tonight is over an hour of uninterrupted music by Brahms, as Jane Jones gives you the chance to hear a complete performance of A German Requiem.
William Walton: Crown Imperial
David Willcocks conducts the Philharmonia Orchestra
John Barry: Out of Africa – Main Title
John Williams conducts the London Symphony Orchestra
Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor
Piano: Eldar Nebolsin
Antoni Wit conducts the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Johannes Brahms: A German Requiem
Soloists: Lynne Dawson, Olaf Bar
Roger Norrington conducts the London Classical Players and the Schutz Choir of London