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Episode 2

Afternoon on 3, Vienna Episode 2 of 4

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 27 April 2010

Your ticket to performances from around Europe and the world. Continuing a week of concerts featuring music and performers from Vienna - and Sibelius recorded in New Zealand. Today's programe includes chamber music by Brahms, one of Vienna's most distinguished performing groups in music by Handel, and Sibelius's final and most concentrated tone-poem.

Haydn: Symphony No. 78 in C Minor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Jordi Savall (conductor)

Brahms: String Quartet in A Minor Op.51 No.2
Jerusalem Quartet

Handel: Dettingen Te Deum
Elisabeth von Magnus (mezzo)
Kenneth Tarver (ten)
Timothy Sharp (bar)
Arnold Schönberg Choir
Vienna Concentus Musicus
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

Sibelius: Tapiola
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Pietari Inkinen (conductor)

Sibelius: Symphony No.2
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Pietari Inkinen (conductor).



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