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For the first time, the Berliner Philharmoniker‘s new chief conductor Kirill Petrenko will be at the helm for the traditional New Year’s Eve concert – which at the same time reveals a new, vibrant facet to Petrenko’s repertoire. The evening’s…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6799
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
The Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo has been invited to perform at the inner courtyard of the Prince‘s Palace in Monaco. It is a magical place, where a wonderful atmosphere meets remarkable acoustics, making it a dream come true for all music…
Length
76 mins
Prog. No.
6121
Paralleling Beethoven’s Triple concerto in C Major for piano, violin and cello, Insula orchestra pays tribute to the French composer Louise Farrenc, a talented artist whose unjustly neglected work was nonetheless acclaimed by her contemporaries,…
Length
79 mins
Prog. No.
6541
Ever-present throughout the Baroque period, fairy tale and theatre also regularly featured in Romantic works, notably by Mendelssohn, who contributed to the rehabilitation of Baroque music. Testimony to this is the celebrated Midsummer Night’s Dream,…
Length
71 mins
Prog. No.
6536
Classical music is often thought of as being austere, ponderous and stern, yet there are examples that were explicitly intended to be the exact opposite. Carnival of the animals is one of those compositions. Regarded as being plain fun by Saint-Saëns…
Length
89 mins
Prog. No.
6769
It is hard to believe that Beethoven wrote his 5th Piano Concerto when he was already starting to lose his hearing. Grandiose and intimate, heroic, and powerful, complete with cannon shots, there is so much to hear in this score, penned under…
Length
87 mins
Prog. No.
6540
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…
Length
81 mins
Prog. No.
6450