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Prom 49 - West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

From the Royal Albert Hall, London. Members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra play Mendelssohn's Octet and Berg's Chamber Concerto, a musical monument to friendship.

From the Royal Albert Hall, London. Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.

Members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra play Mendelssohn's Octet and Berg's musical monument to friendship. The ensemble includes Daniel Baremboim's violinist son Michael and his pianist protege Karim Said, a relative of the orchestra's co-founder, the late Edward Said.

Michael Barenboim (violin)
Karim Said (piano)
Members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim (conductor)

Mendelssohn: Octet
Berg: Chamber Concerto.

1 hour, 30 minutes

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