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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
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
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
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
The 2018/2019 concert season is Michael Sanderling’s eighth as Principal Conductor of the Dresden Philharmonic. His name is associated with a great musical and technical ambition, concentrated rehearsal work, and concert events of unforgettable…
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
6781
The Berliner Philharmoniker present their 2019 Europakonzert in midst of one of the finest art collections in the world: the Musée d’Orsay. Daniel Harding, music director of the Orchestre de Paris, conducts eminent works by Wagner, Berlioz and…
Length
103 mins
Prog. No.
6778
The essence of Verdi’s Requiem can be found in the words Libera me - “Free me”. The great composer employs every means at his disposal to portray man as prisoner of himself, with both his fear of death and yearning for salvation. Recording Dates: 14…
Length
93 mins
Prog. No.
6780
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
Together with Hans Haffmans, Dutch radio and television presenter, Bernard Haitink is reflecting on his long career and his life and he is looking forward to the future. The film turns out to be a very moving portrait of a man who can’t enjoy his…
Length
49 mins
Prog. No.
6432
Witness a concert experience of magical dimensions, when the Danish National Symphony Orchestra opens the door to a wealth of fantasy universes where dragons and dwarfs, trumpet players and violinists cross blades and sounds in a world of flames and…
Length
97 mins
Prog. No.
6519