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Sir John Falstaff is an anarchist who obeys only the reign of his own enjoyment, an egoist who feeds only his power-hunger and his own flesh, and who would prefer to raze the small-minded morals of his contemporaries like the walls of a fortress – by…
Length
160 mins
Prog. No.
6815
Live recording from the beautiful city of Prague: This entire programme could be given the title “Double”. You will be hearing a unique collection of three different works that share the theme of musical pairs in different forms and treatments.
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6817
On the 1st of May 2020, the Berliner Philharmoniker will present, for the 30th time, its annual “Europakonzert” with which it has, throughout all these last 30 years, at changing European locations of cultural-historical significance, repeatedly…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6806
The Easter Festival with the Berliner Philharmoniker and chief conductor Kirill Petrenko opens with Beethoven’s opera Fidelio. The symphonic impulse that boldly drives Beethoven’s music forward would exert a decisive influence on Wagner. Fidelio has…
Length
120 mins
Prog. No.
6807
The National Youth Orchestra of Germany (Bundesjugendorchester) unites young instrumentalists from Germany aged 14 to 19. In 2019, the orchestra celebrates its 50th anniversary and was one of the talented orchestras playing at the Young Euro Classic…
Length
50 mins
Prog. No.
6813
"But that's a ravenous animal" proclaimed the painter Sert when Sergei Prokofiev's Second Piano Concerto was presented in the district of Djagilev. At its premiere in 1913, the audience is said to have fled in droves: As so often, conservative minds…
Length
100 mins
Prog. No.
6816
This summer, the Berliner Philharmoniker and conductor Tugan Sokhiev distinguish themselves as musical storytellers. We listen to Prokofiev’s humorous music for the film satire "Lieutenant Kijé", we travel to the Orient with Maurice Ravel's song…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6779
In 2019 one of the most emblematic monuments in France celebrates: Chambord Castle looks back on 500 years of cultural history. Les Talens Lyriques under the baton of Christophe Rousset perform a jubilee concert which takes place on the beautiful…
Length
91 mins
Prog. No.
6435
On Wednesday, October 16th, Dmitri Hvorostovsky's birthday, the Festival officially opens with a performance of Giuseppe Verdi's Messa da Requiem.
Length
95 mins
Prog. No.
6549
Lutoslawski’s delicate lament serves as prelude to Berlioz’s Requiem, a superlative work requiring an impressive cast of two orchestras and choirs, here under the direction of Pablo Heras-Casado. An event not to be forgotten! The concert was recorded…
Length
102 mins
Prog. No.
6507