Vienna: City of Dreams (Berg, Mahler)
With Petroc Trelawny. The Philharmonia under Esa-Pekka Salonen continue their Vienna: City of Dreams series. Mahler Symphony No 6. Berg: Violin Concerto (Christian Tetzlaff).
Presented by Petroc Trelawny.
Conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Philharmonia Orchestra continue their Vienna: City of Dreams series with a performance of Mahler's monumental 6th Symphony, which the composer appropriately considered renaming the Tragic. It is paired with Berg's lament on the death of Manon Gropius, the 18-year-old daughter of Mahler's wife, Alma.
Christian Tetzlaff (violin)
Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)
Berg: Violin Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No 6
Plus part of a series of recordings celebrating the Bath International Music Festival.
Tippett: Lento - Piano Sonata No 3
Paul Crossley (piano)
DECCA 475 6750