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    Bohemian Rhapsodies

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    Until 21 Apr
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    Jean Baptiste Millot

    Feelings burn brightly in Bohemia, and no-one understands that like conductor Sir Mark Elder – an artist whose theatrical flair makes everything he touches catch fire.

    Janácek’s overture Jealousy lights the fuse, before a rare chance to hear Dvorák’s The Wild Dove.

    This is a tale of passion, murder and supernatural vengeance, told in music as vivid and as powerful as the old Czech ballads that inspired it.

    And then Steven Isserlis plays the greatest of all cello concertos, written in the New World but blazing with nostalgia for Europe.

    They say it was inspired by the sight of Niagara Falls: it certainly sounds like it.

    Performers
    • London Philharmonic Orchestra
    • Sir Mark Elder conductor
    • Steven Isserlis cello
    Repertoire
    • Janáček: Overture, Jealousy (Zárlivost)
    • Dvořák: The Wild Dove; Cello Concerto

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    This concert will be available to view for free for seven days, after which it will only be available to Marquee TV subscribers.

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    Dates & times

    First broadcast: available from 8pm on Wed 14 Apr and for seven days on demand.

    Approximate run time: 75 mins.
    Run times may vary by up to 20 minutes as they can be affected by last-minute programme changes, intervals and encores.

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