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BBC Philharmonic - Beethoven, Webern, Brahms

2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 17 February 2013

Recorded on Saturday 9 February at Leeds Town Hall.

Presented by Adam Tomlinson.

The BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Yan Pascal Tortelier, performs Beethoven's Violin Concerto with Augustin Hadelich, Webern's Passacaglia and Brahms's Symphony No 4.

Beethoven: Violin Concerto
Webern: Passacaglia
Brahms: Symphony No 4 in E minor

Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)
BBC Philharmonic
Augustin Hadelich (violin)

German violinist Augustin Hadelich makes his debut with the BBC Philharmonic, in Beethoven's lyrical Violin Concerto. Brahms's astonishing final symphony is preceded by Webern's homage to Brahms, his Passacaglia.

Music Played

4 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Concerto in D major Op.61 for violin and orchestra

  • Image for Anton Webern

    Anton Webern Passacaglia Op.1

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Symphony No.4 in E minor Op.98

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Fest- und Gedenkspruche for 8 voices [2 choirs] (Op. 109) [1888] [complete]

    Brahms: Symphony 4; Gardiner, Soli Deo Gloria, 7


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