Halle - Sibelius, Bartok, Beethoven
Mark Elder conducts the Halle at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. Sibelius: The Bard. Bartok: Violin Concerto No 2 (soloist: Nikolaj Znaider). Beethoven: Symphony No 7 in A.
Live from the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Presented by Stuart Flinders
A concert given by the Hallé conducted by Sir Mark Elder in which they are joined by Danish violinist Nikolaj Znaider in a performance of Bartok's 2nd Violin Concerto. The concert opens with Sibelius's dark tone poem The Bard, and it concludes with the work Wagner described as 'the apotheosis of the dance', Beethoven's 7th Symphony.
Sibelius: The Bard
Bartók: Violin Concerto No.2
8.20pm Interval music.
Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A major.
Nikolaj Znaider (violin),
Sir Mark Elder (conductor).