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NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra in Hamburg

The NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra under Krzysztof Urbanski play Kilar's Orawa, Bartok's Violin Concerto No 1, Dvorak's Symphony No 7, Holst's The Planets and Williams's Star Wars.

The NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra under conductor Krzysztof Urbanski at Hamburg's magnificent Elbphilharmonie hall performing Wojcieh Kilar's symphonic poem for strings Orawa, then Bartok's Violin Concerto No. 1 with soloist Frank Peter Zimmermann, finishing with Dvorak's Symphony No. 7. Then, Urbanski returns to the rostrum for another concert with the North German ensemble, this time to perform a couple of suites taking us to the stratosphere and beyond: first, it's Gustav Holst's The Planets, which is followed by Star Wars, taken from the John Williams' renowned soundtrack.
Presented by Penny Gore.

2.00pm
Wojciech Kilar: Orawa
Bartok: Violin Concerto No. 1, Sz. 36
Dvorak: Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70

Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra
Krzysztof Urbanski, conductor

3.20pm
Holst: The Planets, Op. 32
John Williams: Star Wars, suite

NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra
Krzysztof Urbanski, conductor

3 hours

Music Played

  • Béla Bartók

    Concerto no. 1 Sz.36 for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Frank Peter Zimmermann. Orchestra: NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester. Conductor: Krzysztof Urbański.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Sonata in D major Op.115 for violin solo i Andante dolce

    Performer: Frank Peter Zimmermann.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 7 in D minor Op.70

    Orchestra: NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester. Conductor: Krzysztof Urbański.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Planets - suite Op.32

    Orchestra: NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester. Conductor: Krzysztof Urbański.
  • John Williams

    Star wars - music for the film

    Orchestra: NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester. Conductor: Krzysztof Urbański.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 2 in D major, Op 36 (1st mvt)

    Conductor: Günter Wand. Orchestra: NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies 1-9: Wand, NDR-Sinfonieorchester.
    • RCA Classics.
    • 1.

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