Radio 3 In Concert: The English Chamber Orchestra And Christian Zacharias Play Mozart

Wednesday 4 April

7.30pm-10.00pm

BBC RADIO 3

The English Chamber Orchestra and Christian Zacharias play Mozart.

German master pianist Christian Zacharias has devoted a lifetime to the music of Mozart. Today he conducts the English Chamber Orchestra in both the majestic Prague Symphony and some of Mozart’s brilliant concert arias. First, however, he conducts and performs as the soloist in Mozart’s 25th Piano Concerto exactly as the composer himself would have done, back in 1786.

The producer is Tony Sellors.

Programme: 

  • Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major
  • Mozart: Ch’io mi scordi di te
  • Mozart: Parto, Parto from La clemenza di Tito
  • Mozart: Symphony No. 38 in D major (Prague)
  • Renata Pokupić, soprano
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Christian Zacharias, piano/conductor

 

 

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