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London Symphony Orchestra - Beethoven, Schumann, Henze

Live from the Barbican Hall, London

Presented by Andrew McGregor

Sir Simon Rattle conducts an all-German programme: Beethoven's Violin Concerto, with Veronika Eberle as soloist, Schumann's Second Symphony and Hans Werner Henze's Being Beauteous.

Beethoven: Violin Concerto
Henze: Being Beauteous
Schumann: Symphony No 2

Veronika Eberle, violin
Anna Prohaska, soprano
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle, conductor

Sir Simon Rattle conducts an all-German programme: Beethoven's renowned Violin Concerto, with the young German virtuoso Veronika Eberle as soloist, Schumann's Second Symphony and Hans Werner Henze's Being Beauteous, a setting of one of Arthur Rimbaud's poems from "Les Illuminations", for the unusual group of soprano, harp and four cellos.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Sun 1 Jun 2014 19:30

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