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Budapest Festival Orchestra/Ivan Fischer in Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No 3; Brahms: Hungarian Dance No 15; Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen; and Brahms/Schoenberg: Piano Quartet in G minor.

Presented by Petroc Trelawny.

Gypsy fire and middle-European folk music feature in a concert given at the Edinburgh International Festival 2008 by the Budapest Festival Orchestra under their founder Ivan Fischer.

Josef Lendvay Jr, Josef Lendvay Sr (violin)
Oszkar Okros (cimbalom)
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Ivan Fischer (conductor)

Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No 3
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No 15
Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No 1
Brahms/Schoenberg: Piano Quartet in G minor

Followed by a look into the BBC Archive for the best of the Edinburgh Festival, including, from 1983:

Bach, trans. Busoni: Chaconne in D minor
Shura Cherkassky (piano).

2 hours, 15 minutes


  • Mon 22 Sep 2008 19:00