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Lucerne Festival 2017: Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla conducts the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Tom McKinney presents highlights from the 2017 Lucerne Festival, including Elgar and Rachmaninov played by the City of Birmingham SO with their Music Director Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla.

Tom McKinney presents highlights from the 2017 Lucerne Festival, including a concert by the City of Birmingham SO with their Music Director Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla.

2pm
Peteris Vasks: Cantabile
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85
Rachmaninov: Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 44
Gautier Capuçon (cello)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla

3.30pm
Zimmermann: Contrasts (Kontraste) - music to an imaginary ballet
Lucerne Festival Academy Ensemble
Director Heinz Holliger

3.40pm
Bartók: The Wooden Prince
Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra
Conductor Matthias Pintscher

4.35pm
Michel van der Aa: Hysteresis for clarinet, ensemble and soundtrack
Martin Adámek (clarinet)
Lucerne Festival Academy Ensemble
Director Matthias Pintscher.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Peteris Vasks

    Cantabile

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mirga Gražinytė‐Tyla.
  • Edward Elgar

    Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85

    Performer: Gautier Capuçon. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mirga Gražinytė‐Tyla.
  • Pau Casals

    Song of the Birds

    Performer: Gautier Capuçon. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mirga Gražinytė‐Tyla.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 44

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mirga Gražinytė‐Tyla.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Waltz, from Divertimento

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mirga Gražinytė‐Tyla.
  • Bernd Alois Zimmermann

    Contrasts (Kontraste)

    Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra. Conductor: Heinz Holliger.
  • Béla Bartók

    The Wooden Prince

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra. Conductor: Matthias Pintscher.
  • Michel van der Aa

    Hysteresis

    Performer: Martin Adamek. Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra. Conductor: Matthias Pintscher.

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