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Week of August 25, 2008

BBC Scottish Symphony,

Stefan Solyom, conductor
Richard Watkins, horn
Tasmin Little
, violin


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Program:
J.S. Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor
Smyth: Double Concerto for Horn, Violin, and Orchestra
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2


Description:
A summer surprise: Tasmin Little, a fabulous British fiddler, has taken up Ethel Smythe's rarely done Double Concerto (1926) and is making sure audiences everywhere know what a fantastic piece they've been missing. Here's your chance, as we start our coverage of the world's biggest classical music festival, the BBC Proms.



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Ethel Smyth

Tasmin Little

J.S. Bach

Sergei Rachmaninoff