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