Halle - Wagner, Beethoven, Sibelius
Live at Bridgewater Hall, Andrew Manze conducts the Halle. Wagner: The Flying Dutchman (Overture). Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 5 (with Martin Helmchen). Sibelius: Symphony No 2.
Live from the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
The Hallé is conducted by Andrew Manze in a programme which begins on the storm-tossed oceans of Wagner's Flying Dutchman and ends in a work which became an emblem for the Finnish people.
Presented by Stuart Flinders
Wagner: Overture - The Flying Dutchman
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major, Op.73 (Emperor)
Interval music - Bach's Actus Tragicus BWV 106
Sibelius: Symphony No.2 in D major, Op.43
Martin Helmchen (piano)
The Hallé, Andrew Manze (conductor).