Manchester Camerata - Strauss, Mozart, Beethoven
Live from the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester Camerata under Gabor Takacs-Nagy. Strauss: Three songs, Ops 88 and 37. Mozart: Piano Concerto No 25. Beethoven: Symphony No 3.
The Manchester Camerata with music by Strauss, Mozart and Beethoven.
Live from the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester
Presented by Tom McKinney
R. Strauss: Das Bächlein, Op.88 No.1
R. Strauss: Meinem Kinde, Op.37 No.3
R. Strauss: Mein Auge, Op.37 No.4
Mozart: Piano Concerto No.25 in C, K.503
c. 8.15 pm Interval - Chamber music featuring Gábor Takács-Nagy (see below for details)
c. 8.35 pm
Beethoven: Symphony No.3 in E flat "Eroica"
Ruby Hughes (soprano)
Paul Lewis (piano)
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)
As part of the Strauss's Voice Festival, the Manchester Camerata is joined by Ruby Hughes in a selection of Richard Strauss songs for smaller orchestra. There's also a performance of Mozart's Piano Concerto No.25, featuring Liverpool-born soloist Paul Lewis; and in the second half of the concert, Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony - perhaps the first expression of heroic aspiration in music.
Haydn - Piano Trio in G "Gypsy Rondo", Hob.XV:25 (1st movement)
Takács Piano Trio
Bartok - String Quartet No.5 (3rd movement: Scherzo - Alla bulgarese)
Mikrokosmos String Quartet
HUNGAROTON HSACD 32513
Schubert - String Quartet No.5 (4th movement: Presto)
Takács String Quartet
DECCA 436 843-2