Life Imitates Art
Thomas Sondergard conducts the RSNO in Mahler 6, the tragic masterpiece which pre-echos the composer's own fate, and Ingrid Fliter plays Mozart's sunny piano concerto No 23.
Thomas Sondergard conducts the RSNO in Mahler's 6th Symphony, the tragic masterpiece which is said to pre-echo the composer's own fate. In contrast, Mozart's ever-sunny Piano Concerto No 23 performed by the award winning Argentinian pianist Ingrid Fliter provides the balance to the overwhelming power of Mahler's sonic landscape. Presented by Kate Molleson and produced by Lindsay Pell
Mozart - Piano Concerto No 23 K.488
8.00pm approx. Kate Molleson explores some of Ingrid Fliter's recordings which have built her reputation as one of the finest interpreters of Chopin's music.
Chopin: Nocturne Op 27 No 2 in D flat major
Chopin: Mazurka in A minor Op 59 No 2
Chopin: Waltz No 2 Op 34 No 1 in A flat major
Mahler - Symphony No 6
Thomas Sondergard, conductor
Ingrid Fliter, piano