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Haydn, Stravinsky and Beethoven at the Lucerne Festival

Highlights from the Lucerne Festival including Haydn's Symphony No 83, Stravinsky's Symphony in Three Movements, Beethoven's Mass in C, plus Schumann, Rachmaninov and Bernstein.

More orchestral treats from two conductors at the Lucerne Festival: François-Xavier Roth and Mariss Jansons. Haydn's witty 83rd symphony, also known as The Hen; Stravinsky's neo-classical Symphony in 3 movements; a rare chance to hear Beethoven's lesser known Mass - the one in C; plus Schumann, Rachmaninov and Bernstein.
Presented by Jonathan Swain

2.00pm
Haydn: Symphony No. 83 in G minor 'La Poule'
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
François-Xavier Roth, conductor

2.20pm
Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements
Beethoven: Mass in C, op. 86
Schumann: Symphony No. 1 in B flat, op. 38 ('Spring')
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43
Bernstein: Divertimento for Orchestra
Julia Kleiter, soprano
Gerhild Romberger , contralto
Christian Elsner , tenor
Florian Boesch , bass-baritone
Denis Matsuev , piano
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor

3 hours

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 83 in G minor H.1.83 (The Hen)

    Orchestra: Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Symphony in three movements

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Mass in C major Op.86

    Singer: Gerhild Romberger. Singer: Christian Elsner. Singer: Florian Boesch. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons. Singer: Julia Kleiter.
  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony no. 1 in B flat major Op.38 (Spring)

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini Op.43 for piano and orchestra

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Divertimento for orchestra

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Variations on the Turkish March (The Ruins of Athens), Op.76

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • Beethoven: Variations: Cedric Tiberghien.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 4.

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