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Celebrating last year's Verbier Festival in Switzerland

Jonathan Swain presents a late piano concerto by Mozart and Mahler's death-obsessed ninth symphony, as well as sparkling French bonbons.

This week's programmes celebrate last year's Verbier Festival and other prestigious Swiss music festivals

Today, Jonathan Swain presents a late piano concerto by Mozart and Mahler's death-obsessed ninth symphony, as well as sparkling French bonbons

2.00 pm
Mozart: Piano Concerto in C, K503
Mahler: Symphony No 9
Verbier Festival Orchestra
Sergei Babayan, piano
Joshua Weilerstein, conductor (Mozart)
Daniel Harding, conductor (Mahler)

4.00 pm
Bizet: Carmen, Prelude
Bizet: L'arlesienne, suites nos 1 & 2
Suisse Romande Orchestra
Kazuki Yamada, conductor.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto no. 25 in C major K.503 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Sergei Babayan. Orchestra: Verbier Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Joshua Weilerstein.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in C major Kk.159 (The Hunt)

    Performer: Sergei Babayan.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no. 9

    Orchestra: Verbier Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen i Prelude

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Kazuki Yamada.
  • Georges Bizet

    L' Arlesienne - suite no.1 & 2

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Kazuki Yamada.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Orphee aux enfers - operetta in 4 acts i Galop

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Kazuki Yamada.

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