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PCM 04: The Academy of St Martin in the Fields

Live from Cadogan Hall, a Prom celebrating the music of Kurt Weill and the Third Viennese School, with trumpeter Hakan Hardenberger and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields.

Live at the BBC Proms: Håkan Hardenberger and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields celebrate the music of Kurt Weill and of proponents of the 'Third Viennese School'

Live from Cadogan Hall, London
Presented by Petroc Trelawny

1pm
Tobias Broström: Sputnik
Weill: Songs, including from 'The Threepenny Opera' and 'The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny'
Kurt Schwertsik: Adieu Satie - excerpts
HK Gruber: Three MOB Pieces

Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
HK Gruber, voice
Helen Crayford, piano
Mats Bergström, banjo/guitar
Claudia Buder, accordion
Academy of St Martin in the Fields

The most intrepid of trumpeters, Håkan Hardenberger is joined by the Academy of St Martin in the Fields and some special friends for a celebration of the music of Kurt Weill and of proponents of the subversive and at times irreverent 'Third Viennese School', among them Kurt Schwertsik and HK Gruber, who appears as vocalist.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Tobias Broström

    Sputnik

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
  • Kurt Weill

    Songs, including ones from ‘The Threepenny Opera’ and ‘The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny’

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Singer: HK Gruber. Performer: John Constable. Performer: Mats Bergström. Performer: Claudia Buder. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
  • Kurt Schwertsik

    Adieu Satie

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
  • HK Gruber

    Three MOB Pieces

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance no.6 arr. Tobias Brostrom

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.

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