In this section we take an orchestral, wind band, brass band and choral work and dissect the score from the point of view of a conductor preparing the work for rehearsal and performance.
Richard Wagner – Die Meistersinger: Prelude
Narrated by Mark Heron, drawing on a talk by Sir Mark Elder.
Giuseppe Verdi – Messa da Requiem
Narrated by Mark Heron, drawing on a talk by David Hill, MBE
Gustav Holst – First Suite in Eb
By Mark Heron