The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra's celebration of Thea Musgrave's 90th-birthday year is now available to listen to on the BBC Radio iPlayer. The concert was recorded at the Glasgow City Halls on June 15 and was broadcast on June 29. Two's Company, Phoenix Rising, and several other works were conducted by Jac van Steen. The program features an interview between Thea and Jamie McDougall, further selections of the composer's music, plus the presentation of an honorary Doctorate given to Musgrave by the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Musgrave: Song of the Enchanter
Copland: Short Symphony (Symphony No 2)
Musgrave: Two's Company
Musgrave: The Cherry Tree*
Musgrave: 'Loneliness' from Night Windows*
Rodney Bennett: Celebration
Musgrave: Memento Vitae - Concerto in Homage to Beethoven
Musgrave: Phoenix Rising
Musgrave: Sunrise with Sea Monsters from Turbulent Landscapes*
Duration: 2 hrs approx. * CD broadcasts.