Michael Berkeley's Violin Concerto

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Rach3
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Michael Berkeley's Violin Concerto

Post by Rach3 » Tue May 14, 2019 8:28 am

World premiere performance from the 2016 BBC Proms of Michael Berkeley's Violin Concerto by Chloë Hanslip with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.

Michael Berkeley (b.1948)
Violin Concerto
Chloë Hanslip (violin), Diego Espinosa (tabla), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Jac van Steen (conductor)

About 21:30 into the broadcast:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00051j6

My first hearing.A BBC commission written as a memorial to his wife who died in 2014.Even without that history, a striking work, worth hearing. No recording yet I could find on Amazon -US. Would consider acquiring.I did 2 back to back hearings.

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