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Live at Southbank Centre: London Philharmonic - Mozart, Strauss, Bach

Live from the Royal Festival Hall

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch

The London Philharmonic performs Mozart's Prague Symphony, Strauss's Death and Transfiguration and the pianist Emanuel Ax joins them for Bach's Concerto in D minor and Strauss's Burleske.

Mozart: Symphony no.38 (Prague) 00:29:00
London Philharmonic Orchestra
David Zinman (conductor)

R Strauss: Burleske in D minor for piano and orchestra
Emanuel Ax (piano)
London Philharmonic Orchestra
David Zinman (conductor)

c. 8.30pm
During the interval Sara Mohr-Pietsch plays movements from Bach's cantatas, Wir müssen durch viel Trübsal in das Reich Gottes eingehen, BWV 146 and Ich habe meine Zuversicht, BWV 188. which he later adapted and transcribed for his Keyboard Concerto in D minor.

c. 8.50pm
J S Bach: Keyboard concerto no.1 in D minor BWV.1052
Emanuel Ax (piano)
London Philharmonic Orchestra
David Zinman (conductor)

R Strauss: Tod und Verklärung
London Philharmonic Orchestra
David Zinman (conductor)

Live from the Royal Festival Hall, the London Philharmonic performs Mozart, Strauss and Bach.
After Mozart's Prague Symphony, a marvel of the Viennese Classical period, the American pianist, Emanuel Ax, joins the orchestra for a light hearted occasional piece by Strauss and Bach's most famous keyboard concerto. The LPO's concert ends with one of the greatest tone poems in the orchestral repertoire.

Radio 3 is broadcasting live from a pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre all day every day for the last two weeks of March. If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.

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Wed 19 Mar 2014 19:30

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