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One of today's foremost Mozart interpreters, pianist Friedrich Gulda plays an all-Mozart concert. The programme includes the FANTASIA IN D MINOR K 397, PIANO SONATA NO.12 IN F K332, FANTASIA IN C MINOR K 475 and PIANO SONATA NO. 14 IN C MINOR K 457.
Length
56 mins
Prog. No.
6228
Gulda's mastery of the classical repertoire is demonstrated as he plays a programme of compositions by Mozart, including, among others, the sonatas K 333 and K 576 and the FANTASIA K 397.
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
6229
This new program of Classic Archive introduces one of the greatest opera myths, Maria Callas. She was not only a diva but also a tragic and romantic heroine. In the first part of the program, in 1965, in France, Maria Callas is accompanied by the…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7455
This episode presents the three Menuhins: Yehudi, Hephzibah and Jeremy. The first three works are by Bartok and were recorded in 1973. Contrasts for clarinet, violin and piano, performed by Yehudi Menuhin, his son and the clarinettist, Thea King, is…
Length
53 mins
Prog. No.
7450
In this episode of Classic Archive we discover one of the major pianists of the 20th century: Wilhelm Kempff. All thoughout his career, he imposed himself as one of the greatest performers of German romantic music and more particularly Beethoven.…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7474
This program of Classic Archive presents two of the greatest voices of the century, Tito Gobbi and Maria Callas. Both were “divas” at times but also incontestably great actors. First, Tito Gobbi in different opera arias, in 1958, with the London…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7456
This episode of Classic Archive presents the conductor Herbert von Karajan. Appointed in 1955 to the lifelong post of music director to the Berlin Philharmonic, he accepted in 1969 to become music advisor to the Orchestre de Paris with whom he built…
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
7447
This episode of Classic Archive focuses on two of Germany’s most famous sopranos. Gundula Janowitz’s intelligence is a far cry from the temperamental prima donnas, firmly in accord with her own time. Let us start by listening to her performance of an…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7409
This episode of Classic Archive is dedicated to the soprano Irmgard Seefried. We are invited to listen to different performances of Strauss, Mahler and a splendid performance of Quattro Canzoni of Werner played by the ORTF National Orchestra. Once…
Length
53 mins
Prog. No.
7416
This episode of Classic Archive pays homage to the great pianist Benno Moiseiwitsch. Through these archives, we attend recitals given in the studios of the BBC where Benno Moiseiwitsch performs several pieces by Robert Schumann, his favorite composer…
Length
54 mins
Prog. No.
7422