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Wednesday - European Concert Showcase

Tom McKinney presents a European highlight: the Czech Philharmonic in concert at the Prague Spring festival including Strauss's Symphonia Domestica.

Tom McKinney presents a selection of the finest concerts from across Europe this week, celebrating 50 years of the European Broadcasting Union's music exchange - a free swapping service between European broadcasters. Today's focus is on the Czech Philharmonic in concert at the 2017 Prague Spring International Music Festival, including Strauss's Symphonia Domestica.

2pm:
Arvo Pärt: Swan Song
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 4 in G minor, Op 40
Strauss: Symphonia Domestica, Op 53
Lukas Vondracek (piano)
Czech Philharmonic
conductor Kristjan Järvi.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Arvo Pärt

    Swansong

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Concerto no. 4 in G minor Op.40 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Lukáš Vondráček. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Sonata no. 3 in F minor Op.5 for piano i 2nd movement; Andante espressivo

    Performer: Lukáš Vondráček.
  • Robert Schumann

    Kinderszenen Op.15 for piano i no.7; Traumerei

    Performer: Lukáš Vondráček.
  • Richard Strauss

    Symphonia domestica Op.53

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Kristjan Järvi.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

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