449 results
Having made his conducting debut with the Berliner Philharmoniker in 1987, Sir Simon Rattle was appointed as Claudio Abbado‘s successor in 1999. On 7 September 2002, Sir Simon gave his first concert as the orchestra‘s chief conductor. Sixteen years l…
Length
67 mins
Prog. No.
6465
Caviar, champagne, a poor lover and a rich husband – simply put: nothing but the bare essentials. In the Jugendstil, art and luxury went hand in hand. These were the times when painter Gustav Klimt was still applying layers of gold leaf to his portra…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6449
Length
72 mins
Prog. No.
6455
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6457
Antonio Pappano, is known for a conducting style which doesn‘t impose the need of any soloist having to battle to be heard against the orchestra. This is especially noteworthy, when having a soloist such as Jan Lisiecki, whom the New York Times has c…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6764
An architectural gem is the venue for this European Concert: the Markgräfliches Opernhaus in Bayreuth, one of the few remaining original Baroque theatres, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2012. For the first time, the European Conce…
Length
81 mins
Prog. No.
6450
Roman Zaslavsky understands how to contrast the two ingenious opposites Robert Schumann and Franz Liszt side by side, on one recording giving each one his due, thus offering a completely new approach to their music and also to two rather different na…
Length
70 mins
Prog. No.
5377
When Igudesman and Joo perform with an orchestra, the musical nightmares take on epic proportions! Experience perennial favorites like Mozart Bond, Alla Molto Turca and Cleaning vs. Riverdancing amped up for a full-blown orchestra. But on top of pric…
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
6421
Recalling a life of love, tyranny and triumph, Zuzana Ruzickova endured forty years of persecution in Czechoslovakia for her refusal to join the Communist Party, while becoming a legendary harpsichordist and interpreter of Bach around the world. ‘I t…
Length
83 mins
Prog. No.
6422
Aterballetto is the principal producing and touring dance company in Italy. They are well-known for their ability to shift their style across a wide range of musical genres, from classical to pop and jazz. Jiří Pokorny‘s “Words and Space” is a metaph…
Length
85 mins
Prog. No.
6423