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Louise Fryer presents highlights from the 2012 Lucerne and Verbier Festivals. Today's programme includes Tchaikovsky ballet music from the Verbier Festival Orchestra, violinist Isabelle Faust and legendary conductor Claudio Abbado in Mozart and Andris Nelsons conducts Mahler's mighty Resurrection Symphony with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

Tchaikovsky: Excerpts from Swan Lake
Verbier Festival Orchestra
Yuri Temirkanov (conductor)

Mozart: Violin Concerto no.5 in A, K.219
Isabelle Faust (violin)
Mozart Orchestra, Bologna
Claudio Abbado (conductor)

Mahler: Symphony no.2 in C minor 'Resurrection'
Lucy Crowe (soprano)
Mihoko Fujimura (alto)
City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons (conductor).

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 4 Jan 2013 14:00