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Esa-Pekka Salonen is particularly renowned for his expertise in music of the 20th century. In this concert, he conducts Debussy and Ravel for the first time with the Orchestre de Paris. It is also a rare opportunity to hear the maestro conducting…
Length
92 mins
Prog. No.
7998
The Verbier Festival is arguably one of the most prestigious classical music events in the world. The quality of the participating artists as well as the originality of the programmes has established the festival as a culminating point in the music…
Length
97 mins
Prog. No.
7992
This series of twelve TV programmes presents the very best of the concerts of the 17th edition of the Verbier Festival with the most prestigious artists in classical music. As ever, the musical encounters gather established musicians such as Martha…
Length
93 mins
Prog. No.
7944
Garrick Ohlsson, one of the world’s leading exponents of the music by Frédéric Chopin, performes Chopin’s Piano Concertos with the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Antoni Wit.
Length
98 mins
Prog. No.
7926
When, in 1975, the dictatorial governments of South America established Operation Condor, a supranational criminal organisation, whose mission was the extermination of all political opponents, both in their own countries and abroad, little was said…
Length
135 mins
Prog. No.
7889
A documentary with extraordinary and previously unpublished material about the “world‘s foremost composer of tango music” – Astor Piazzolla. The Argentine bandoneon player and composer Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992) revolutionized the tango. His tango…
Length
94 mins
Prog. No.
7884
One of the most promising young violinist - Valery Sokolov - and one of the most prestigious chamber orchestras - the Chamber Orchestra of Europe - play under the baton of Vladimir Ashkenazy at the Cité de la musique in Paris. This concert captures…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
7874
This programme captures the musical encounter between one of the most talented conductors of his generation with arguably the best chamber orchestra musicians. They are joined by worldwide renowned pianist Hélène Grimaud in a programme featuring…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
7873
David Fray’s sparkling talent is such that he is one of the few pianists of the new generation to have signed an exclusive recording contract recently with one of the current majors, Virgin Classics. In January 2008 he recorded a programme entirely…
Length
97 mins
Prog. No.
7837
As a highlight of this year's Aix-en-Provence Festival – which celebrates its sixtieth anniversary - the Berliner Philharmoniker and renowned pianist András Schiff play under the baton of charismatic Sir Simon Rattle. The programme includes Brahms’…
Length
104 mins
Prog. No.
7836