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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)

Philip Glass
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).

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No. 1 In E Flat Major K.16

    Orchestra: Verbier Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Gábor Takács‐Nagy.
  • Philip Glass

    Echorus For 2 Violins And Strings

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Daniel Lozakovich. Ensemble: Members Of The Verbier Festival Academy.
  • Richard Wagner

    Prelude and Isoldes Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde

    Conductor: Verbier Festival S O. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quintet In C Major D.956 For 2 Violins, Viola And 2 Cellos

    Performer: Julian Steckel. Ensemble: Armida Quartett.


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