The West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, a symbol of tolerance and understanding between people, opens with Jörg Widman’s Con brio and are then joined by the legendary Martha Argerich for Franz Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 1. The extraordinary concert is completed with popular excerpts from Wagner’s Tannhäuser, Meistersinger and Ring der Nibelungen.
Jörg Widmann: Con Brio
Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major
Franz Schubert: Rondo in A major D951
Richard Wagner: Overture to Tannhäuser, Dawn, Siegfried's Rhine Journey and Funeral March from Götterdämmerung, Overture to Meistersinger, Prelude to Meistersinger Act III, Prelude to Lohengrin Act III