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A Berlioz legacy

Fiona Talkington introduces classical music concert highlights from around the world including a commemoration in Munich of the 150th anniversary of the death of Berlioz.

Highlights from classical concerts around the world, including Bruch's take on Scotland performed in South Korea, Turina's portraits of Spanish women, and a commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the death of Berlioz from Munich.

Introduced by Fiona Talkington

Max Bruch - Scottish fantasy Op.46 for violin and orchestra
Ji-young Lim, violin
KBS Symphony Orchestra
Alexander Lazarev, conductor

Joaquín Turina - Mujeres espanolas, op. 73 (series 2, 1932)
Azahar Ensemble

Olivier Messiaen - Poèmes pour Mi
Hector Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique, op. 14
Jenny Daviet, soprano
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano, conductor

2 hours, 14 minutes

Last on

Sun 7 Apr 2019 20:45

Music Played

  • Max Bruch

    Scottish fantasy, Op.46

    Performer: Jiyoung Lim. Orchestra: KBS Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Lazarev.
  • Joaquín Turina

    Mujeres Espanolas, Op.17

    Ensemble: Azahar Ensemble.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Poemes pour mi

    Singer: Jenny Daviet. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kent Nagano.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique, Op.14

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kent Nagano.

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