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13/01/2012

Katie Derham introduces Rameau's short opera Pygmalion performed by Les Arts Florissants. Then Nikolaj Znaider plays a Mozart Violin Concerto, followed by a chance to hear Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition in a rarely heard orchestration by a fellow Russian.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Concerto no.2

    Performer: Nikolaj Znaider (violin) Performer: Radio France Philharmonic Conductor: Nikolaj Znaider

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Pygmalion, acte de ballet

    Performer: Emmanuelle de Negri (soprano) as L’Amour Performer: Hanna Bayodi-Hirt (soprano) as La Statue Performer: Virginie Thomas (soprano) as Céphise Performer: Ed Lyon (tenor) as Pygmalion Performer: Les Arts Florissants Conductor: William Christie

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Propterea non timebimus (Deus Noster Refugium)

    Performer: Sophie Daneman Performer: Noemi Rime Performer: Nicolas Rivenq. Performer: Les Arts Florissants Conductor: William Christie

  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    'Departure of the Guests' and 'Waltz' from Swan Lake; 'Waltz' from Eugene Onegin; 'Waltz'

    Performer: Orchestre National de France Conductor: Kurt Masur

  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    '2nd movt - Allegro con grazia' from Symphony no.6

    Performer: Orchestre National de France Conductor: Kurt Masur

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