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BBC Symphony Orchestra

Overview
Works: 4,114 works in 7,702 publications in 8 languages and 93,118 library holdings
Genres: Live sound recordings  Concertos  Symphonies  Drama  Musical settings  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art music  Arrangements (Music)  Operas 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Other, Conductor, orc, Singer, per, Author, Composer
Classifications: M1012, 784.272
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A young person's guide to music by Neil Ardley( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
With an accompanying CD, this book introduces instruments of the orchestra and supplies a concise history of classical music. This volume, accompanied by a CD, supplies a concise history of music & focuses on classical music & the instruments that create it. In association with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, A Young Person's Guide to Music is a combination package that makes music accessible and fun. The first part of the book deals with the orchestra, its structure, and the role of the conductor. Symbols in the text tell the reader when to listen to specific tracks on the CD that relate directly to the text. The second part uses illustrated timelines to chart the lives of famous composers and performers, and pinpoints important musical developments
Boulez conducts Boulez by Pierre Boulez( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 858 libraries worldwide
(1) ENSEMBLE MUSIQUE VIVANTE. MINTON, Yvonne (mezzo-soprano). (2) STRINGS OF THE NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Piano concerto No. 1 by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( file )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Contents: Piano concerto no. 1 (Tchaikovsky), Piano concerto no. 5 (Beethoven)
Violin concertos ; & Sonata for two violins by Sergey Prokofiev( file )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in No Linguistic Content and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 3 by Edward Elgar( file )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 690 libraries worldwide
Cello concerto by Antonín Dvořák( file )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 610 libraries worldwide
The much-anticipated album from the brilliant young American cellist. Alisa Weilerstein is the first cellist for many years to play the Elgar Concerto with Daniel Barenboim, and his decision to record it with her is a major statement
Violin concertos by Johann Sebastian Bach( file )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 579 libraries worldwide
The Tchaikovsky and Mendelssohn concertos both have played a significant role in Ray Chen's career. His superb performance of the works led to his triumph at two major violin competitions: the 2008 Yehudi Menuhin Competition and first prize in the prestigious Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels a year later. Chen brings a fresh interpretation to the cornerstones of violin repertoire and finds a kindred spirit in conductor Daniel Harding and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
The triumph of time by Harrison Birtwistle( file )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 555 libraries worldwide
A child of our time by Michael Tippett( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Based on the 1938 assassination of a German diplomat in Paris by Jewish refugee Herschel Grynszpan, which led to Germany's Kristallnacht
Piano concertos by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( file )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 534 libraries worldwide
(1) PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA. LYMPANY, Moura (piano). MENGES, Herbert (conductor). (2) BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. MATTHEWS, Denis (piano). SARGENT, Sir Malcolm (conductor)
Benvenuto Cellini by Hector Berlioz( Sound Recording )
42 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Benvenuto Cellini: Opéra semi-séria en deux actes, op.23. Livret: Léon de Wailly et Auguste Barbier
Symphony no. 4 by Gustav Mahler( file )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Bernard Haitink is internationally renowned for his interpretations of Bruckner and is widely recognized as the world's leading Bruckner conductor. Bruckner's fourth, nicknamed the Romantic, is performed here by Haitink leading the London Symphony Orchestra
Pli selon pli by Pierre Boulez( Sound Recording )
64 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Pli selon pli: Cinq pièces pour soprano et orchestre. Texte: Stéphane Mallarmé
Die Jakobsleiter : (Fragment) ; Chamber symphony : no. 1, op. 9 ; Begleitmusik zu einer Lichtspielszene : op. 34 by Arnold Schoenberg( file )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 5 by Gustav Mahler( file )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 404 libraries worldwide
This recording of Bruckner's fifth has been published several times by various companies, with many containing questionable sound quality. The present release is sourced from the original tape kept in the archive of Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg. The tape needed only minimal reworking, as the sound quality is very good. After nearly seventy years, the odyssey of this recording concludes in time to commemorate Wilhelm Furtwangler's 125th Anniversary year
The mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle( file )
10 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 399 libraries worldwide
"Recorded live at the Royal Festival Hall on 11 & 12 April, 1996."--Insert
Violin concerto by Ludwig van Beethoven( Sound Recording )
35 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Contents : Violin concerto in D, Academic festival overture, Variations on a theme by Haydn, Wiegenlied, Hungarian dances
Graal théâtre ; Château de l'âme ; Amers by Kaija Saariaho( file )
7 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Dialogues : (2003) for piano and chamber orchestra ; Boston concerto : (2002) for orchestra ; Cello concerto : (2001) for cello and orchestra ; ASKO concerto : (2000) for chamber ensemble by Elliott Carter( file )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in No Linguistic Content and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Memory takes my hand by Craig Armstrong( file )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 369 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
B.B.C. Symphony Orch.
B.B.C. Symphony Orchestra
B.B.C. Wireless Symphony Orchestra
BBC:n sinfoniaorkesteri.
BBC Orchestra
BBC Radio Symphony Orchestra
BBC Radio Symphony Orchestra London
BBC-Sinfonie-Orchester
BBC SO
BBC-Symphonie-Orchester
BBC-Symphonie-Orchester London
BBC Symphony
BBC Symphony London
BBC Symphony orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra British orchestra based in London
BBC Symphony Orchestra London.
BBC Szimfonikus Zenekar
BBC 교향악단
BBCSO
BBC交響樂團
BBC交響楽団
British Broadcasting Corporation BBC Symphony Orchestra
British Broadcasting Corporation London Orchestra Sinfonica
British Broadcasting Corporation London Symphonic Orchestra
British Broadcasting Corporation London Symphonie-Orchester
British Broadcasting Corporation Orchestra Sinfonica
British Broadcasting Corporation Symphonic Orchestra
British Broadcasting Corporation Symphonie-Orchester
British Broadcasting Corporation Symphony Orchestra
Das Britische Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orch.
Orchestra sinfonica della BBC.
Orchestra Sinfonica della BBC London
Orchestre de la B.B.C.
Orchestre symphonique de la BBC.
Orchestre symphonique de Londres
Orkiestra B.B.C.
Orquesta Sinfónica de la BBC
Orquesta Sinfónica de la BBC de Londres
Orquestra Sinfônica da BBC
Simfoničeskij orkestr Bi-Bi-Si
Sinfonie-Orchester der BBC.
Thames Symphony Orchestra.
The B.B.C. Symphony Orchestra
Tizmoret ha-simfonit Yerushalayim.
Симфонический оркестр Би-би-си
Симфонічний оркестр Бі-Бі-Сі
תזמורת רשות השידור
תזמורת רשות השידור הבריטית
תזמרת סימפונית קול ישראל
תזמרת קול ישראל
Languages
French (84)
English (70)
German (13)
Spanish (3)
Russian (3)
Dutch (3)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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