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Presented by Petroc Trelawny. Bass-baritone Juha Uusitalo joins the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sakari Oramo, in Wagner highlights and Nielsen's Symphony No 5.

Presented by Petroc Trelawny

The Dutchman in Wagner's Flying Dutchman has become a signature role for Finnish baritone Juha Uusitalo. He has performed it at many of the world's great opera houses. Here he sings the Dutchman's Monologue alongside Wotan's emotive Farewell from Die Walküre.

Carl Nielsen's Fifth Symphony depicts an immense struggle for supremacy between good and evil.

Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Overture
Dutchman's Der fliegende Holländer: Monologue
Die Walküre: Wotan's Farewell
Nielsen: Symphony No 5

Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo Conductor
Juha Uusitalo Bass baritone

Followed by highlights of the Saintes Festival, including Les Cris de Paris, directed by Geoffroy Jourdain.

Salomone Rossi: Psalm 8
Les Cris de Paris
Geoffroy Jourdain (director)

Couperin: Les Nations, sonades et suites de simphonies en trio
Les Talens Lyriques
Christophe Rousset (conductor)

2 hours, 15 minutes

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Thu 23 Sep 2010 19:00

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