Gala from Berlin 2012
On New Year’s Eve the Berliner Philharmoniker and Sir Simon Rattle invite us to join them together with Cecilia Bartoli, who graced their annual concert at the Philharmonie, Berlin with arias selected from her extraordinary repertoire. Also featured: exhilarating dances by Brahms and Dvořák that happily combine characteristics of their own idioms with Slavonic and Hungarian folk music.
Rameau: Dances Suite from Les Boréades; Gavotte and Entr’acte from Les Boréades; Handel: “Scherza in mar la navicella", Aria of Adelaide from Lotario, “Ah che sol...M'adoro l'idol mio”, Aria of Agilea from Teseo, “Lascia la spina”, Aria of Pleasure from Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno; Dvořák: Slavonic Dance No.1, Op.46 in C Major, Slavonic Dance No.4, Op.72 in D flat Major, Slavonic Dance No.3, Op.46 in A flat Major; Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2, Brahms: Hungarian Dance No.1 in G minor