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Prom 18/Bamberg Symphony Orchestra

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 04 August 2009

Presented by Louise Fryer.

BBC Proms 2009

Another chance to hear the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra's return to the Proms under its British-born principal conductor Jonathan Nott.

The programme features Jorg Widmann's Con brio, inspired by Beethoven, Mozart's Third Violin Concerto, featuring young German soloist Arabella Steinbacher making her Proms debut, and Bruckner's Third Symphony, which was dedicated to Wagner.

Arabella Steinbacher (violin)
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Nott (conductor)

Jorg Widmann: Con brio (UK premiere)
Mozart: Violin Concerto No 3 in G, K216
Bruckner: Symphony No 3 in D minor

Piano Music

Rachmaninov: Variations on a Theme of Corelli
Freddy Kempf (piano)
Recorded at the 2009 Mananan Festival

Liszt: Les jeux d'eau a la Villa d'Este (Annees de pelerinage - 3me Annee)
Philippe Cassard (piano).


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