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Chopin and his Europe

Performances from last year's festival in Warsaw celebrating the legacy of Chopin, with works by Elgar, Paderewski and Sibelius.

Performances from last year's festival in Warsaw celebrating the legacy of Chopin, with works by Elgar, Sibelius and Paderewski, a late-Romantic composer and virtuoso pianist who also served as Poland's prime minister.

2.00pm
Elgar: Polonia - symphonic prelude
Paderewski: Piano Concerto in A minor
Elgar: Piano Concerto (slow movement)
Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmilla Overture
Garrick Ohlssohn, piano (Paderewski)
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano (Elgar)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Gzregorz Nowak, conductor

3.55pm
Chopin Ballade no.4 in F minor
Alexei Lubimov, fortepiano

4.10pm
Paderewski: Overture
Sibelius: Symphony no.2
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Edward Gardner, conductor

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