The Full Works Concert - Tuesday 23 September, 8pm

It's the Autumn Equinox - so Jane Jones has some suitably seasonal music.

On tonight’s Full Works Concert, Jane Jones marks the Autumnal Equinox with music inspired by this season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. We’ll hear from Grieg and Mendelssohn, as well as something from Paul McCartney’s classical repertoire, and a piece that Vaughan Williams originally composed for the Women's Institute.

His Folk Songs for the Four Seasons started life as a cantata for women's voices, bringing together two of the composer's personal loves: his championing of amateur music making and his life-long fascination for English folk-song.

DISCOVER: When Vaughan Williams composed for the Women's Institute > 

Edvard Grieg: In Autumn Overture Opus 11
Sakari Oramo conducts the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Lu Wen-cheng: Autumn Moon Over the Calm Lake
Piano: Ji Liu

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Folk Songs of the Four Seasons – Suite
Martin Yates conducts the Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Ottorino Respighi: Autumn Poem
Violin: Julia Fischer
Yakov Kreizberg conducts the Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo

Cecile Chaminade: Autumn Opus 35 No.2
Piano: Peter Jacobs

Alexander Glazunov: The Seasons Opus 67
Neeme Jarvi conducts the Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Felix Mendelssohn: In Autumn Opus 9 No.5
Soprano: Barbara Bonney
Piano: Geoffrey Parsons

Paul McCartney: A Leaf
Lawrence Foster conducts the London Symphony Orchestra