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Prom 24

 01 August 2005 at 19:30 

Prom 24

Royal Albert Hall, London
Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP
United Kingdom
020 7589 8212

Nelson Freire (piano)

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Ilan Volkov conductor

In their second Prom this season, Ilan Volkov and the BBC Scottish Symphony perform Sibelius's Third Symphony - one of the first works composed at the composer's lakeside refuge north of Helsinki - before the UK premiere of Hans Abrahamsen's Four Pieces for Orchestra. The outstanding Brazilian pianist Nelson Freire joins them in Brahms's stirring Second Piano Concerto.

Jean Sibelius : Symphony No.3
Hans Abrahamsen : Four Pieces for Orchestra
Johannes Brahms : Piano Concerto No.2

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