Music from the BBC SO on tour in Germany. Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde). Liszt: Piano Concerto No 2. Chopin: Mazurka in A minor. Shostakovich: Symphony No 15.
Wagner, Liszt and Shostakovich - the BBC Symphony Orchestra on tour in Dusseldorf, Germany with Chief Conductor Jiri Belohlavek. Plus BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists.
Katie Derham presents the first of three concerts from the BBC Symphony Orchestra's recent tours of Germany, with the Russian pianist Nikolai Tokarev. And BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists join the orchestra: Ben Johnson (tenor) performs Britten's atmospheric Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings and Nicolas Alstaedt (cello) plays Lutoslawski's thrilling Cello Concerto.
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