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Mahler

Duration:
1 hour, 20 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 07 November 2012

Live from Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Presented by Simon Hoban

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Vasily Petrenko, performs Sibelius's Karelia Suite, Alexander Arutyunyan's Trumpet Concerto with soloist Tine Thing Helseth and Mahler's 1st Symphony.

Mahler: Symphony No. 1

Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet)
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Vasily Petrenko (conductor)

Conducted by Vasily Petrenko, the RLPO perform a programme which contrasts the nationalistic folk sounds of Sibelius's Karelia Suite with Gustav Mahler's powerful first symphony. The orchestra is also joined by acclaimed trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth for Alexander Arutyunyan's exciting Trumpet Concerto which has its own echoes of Armenian gypsy music.

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