LSO - Mozart, Strauss
Live from the Barbican in London, London Symphony Orchestra under Mark Elder. Strauss: Wind Serenade; Macbeth; Till Eulenspiegel. Mozart: Piano Concerto No 22 (with Imogen Cooper).
Imogen Cooper, the LSO and Sir Mark Elder perform Mozart and Richard Strauss
Live from the Barbican Hall in London, introduced by Christopher Cook
Richard Strauss: Wind Serenade
Mozart: Piano Concerto No 22 K482
8.10 pm - INTERVAL Highlights from Imogen Cooper's acclaimed recordings of the music of Schubert.
8.30 pm - part 2
Richard Strauss: Macbeth
Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel
Imogen Cooper, piano
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Mark Elder, conductor
In a concert marking the 150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss, the LSO play two of his tone poems, plus a teenage work, composed for 13 wind instruments. One of Britain's most respected pianists, Imogen Cooper is celebrated for her interpretations of classical piano music, particularly Mozart, Schubert and Schumann. Mozart composed his Piano Concerto K482 in his 30th year, giving it its first performance at a Christmas concert in 1785.