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SWR Symphony Orchestra

Christoph Eschenbach conducts the SWR Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven's playful 8th Symphony, followed by Mahler's mighty 1st Symphony, the 'Titan'.

Christoph Eschenbach conducts the SWR Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven's playful 8th Symphony which the composer referred to as "my little symphony in F" which is followed by Mahler's mighty 1st Symphony, the "Titan".
Recorded at The Usher Hall in Edinburgh.

Followed by
Canada 150
After this week's concerts, as part of a season marking the 150th anniversary of the founding of Canada, a chance to hear music from across the nation.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Part 1

    • Ludwig van Beethoven

      Symphony no.8

      Orchestra: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach.
  • Interval

    • Franz Schubert

      Grande Marche Heroique in A Minor D 885

      Performer: Christoph Eschenbach. Performer: Justus Frantz.
  • Part 2

    • Gustav Mahler

      Symphony no.1

      Orchestra: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach.
  • Post-concert: Canada 150

    • Franz Liszt

      Gondoliera (Venezia e Napoli)

      Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
      • Hyperion.
    • Franz Liszt

      Canzone (Venezia e Napoli)

      Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
      • Hyperion.
    • Franz Liszt

      Tarantella (Venezia e Napoli 3)

      Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
      • Hyperion.
    • Erik Satie

      Socrate: Portrait de Socrate

      Performer: Reinbert de Leeuw. Singer: Barbara Hannigan.
      • WINTER & WINTER.
    • Harry Somers

      Sonnet No 1 Prelude

      Performer: Karen Quinton.
      • Harry Somers Piano Works.
      • Centre Discs.
      • 8.
    • Harry Somers

      Sonnet No 2 Lullaby to a Dead Child

      Performer: Karen Quinton.
      • Harry Somers Piano Works.
      • Centre Discs.
      • 9.
    • Harry Somers

      Sonnet No 3 Primeval

      Performer: Karen Quinton.
      • Harry Somers Piano Works.
      • Centre Discs.
      • 10.
    • Harry Somers

      Rhapsody for Violin and Piano

      Performer: Andrew Dawes. Performer: Kenneth Broadway.
      • Harry Somers Somers Strings.
      • Centre Discs.
      • 1.

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