Debussy, Schubert and Wagner performed in Germany
Ian Skelly presents Schubert's String Quintet in C, played by the Armida Quartet at last summer's Kreuth International Music Festival, plus music from the Verbier Festival.
Ian Skelly presents Schubert's mighty String Quintet in C, his final chamber work, performed by the Armida String Quartet and cellist Julian Steckel at the Kreuth International Music Festival in August last year. Plus highlights from last Summer's Verbier Festival, including Gábor Takács-Nagy conducing the Verbier Festival Orchestra in Mozart's very first symphony, composed at the tender age of eight, violinists Daniel Hope and Daniel Loakovich in Glass's Echorus, and Ivan Fischer conducting the Verbier Festival Symphony Orchestra in the Prelude and Liebestod from Wagner's Tristan and Isolde.
Ian Skelly (presenter)
Symphony No.1 in E flat major, K.16
Verbier Festival Orchestra
Gábor Takács-Nagy (conductor)
Daniel Hope (violin)
Daniel Lozakovich (violin)
Members of the Verbier Festival Academy
Prelude and Isoldes Liebestod, from 'Tristan und Isolde'
Nina Stemme (soprano)
Verbier Festival Symphony Orchestra
Ivan Fischer (conductor)
String Quintet in C, D. 956
Armida String Quartet & Julian Steckel (cello).