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Lucerne Festival 2017. James Galway plays Mozart; Riccardo Chailly conducts Stravinsky

Tom McKinney presents highlights from the 2017 Lucerne Festival: Mozart from the Lucerne Festival Strings and flautist James Galway, Stravinsky from the Lucerne Festival Orchestra.

Tom McKinney rounds off this Afternoon Concert week of highlights from the 2017 Lucerne Festival with two complete concerts - and a bonus track. Flautist James Galway joins the festival's long-time resident chamber orchestra in Mozart and Riccardo Chailly conducts the all-star Lucerne Festival Orchestra in Stravinsky - including the Swiss premiere of his recently rediscovered Funeral Song - plus Ligeti's Piano Concerto from the young stars-to-be of the Lucerne Festival Academy.

Mozart: Symphony No 29 in A major, K201; Flute Concerto No 2 in D major, K314
Sibelius: Pelleas and Melisande Suite
James Galway (flute)
Lucerne Festival Strings
Conductor Daniel Dodds (violin)

3.15pm
Ligeti: Piano Concerto
David Kadouch (piano)
Lucerne Festival Academy Ensemble
Director Matthias Pintscher

3.35pm
Stravinsky: The Faun and the Shepherdess, Op 2
(with Sophie Koch, mezzo-soprano); Scherzo fantastique, Op 3; Fireworks, Op 4; Chant funèbre, Op 5; The Rite of Spring
Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Conductor Riccardo Chailly.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 29 in A major, K 201

    Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Strings. Conductor: Daniel Dodds.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Concerto No 2 in D major, K 314

    Performer: James Galway. Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Strings. Conductor: Daniel Dodds.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Badinerie, from Orchestral Suite No 2 in B minor, BWV 1067

    Performer: James Galway. Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Strings. Conductor: Daniel Dodds.
  • Traditional Irish

    Belfast Hornpipe

    Performer: James Galway.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Pelleas and Melisande - Suite

    Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Strings. Conductor: Daniel Dodds.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Valse triste

    Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Strings. Conductor: Daniel Dodds.
  • György Ligeti

    Piano Concerto

    Performer: David Kadouch. Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra. Conductor: Matthias Pintscher.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Faun and the Shepherdess, Op 2

    Singer: Sophie Koch. Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Scherzo fantastique, Op 3

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Fireworks, Op 4

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Chant funèbre (Funeral Song), Op 5

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Rite of Spring

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.

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