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21/05/2019

Concerts from the BBC performing groups and orchestras from across the world.

Hannah French introduces recordings made at Radio France's new Broadcasting House and at the historic Théâtre des Champs-Elysées.
Today the Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra is conducted by Mikko Franck and the principal conductor-designate of the Berlin Philharmnic, Kirill Petrenko. Also today, Evgeny Kissin joins the Orchestre National de France and conductor, Emmanuel Krivine for Liszt's First Piano Concerto. And the afternoon ends with a real rarity, an orchestral reconstruction of Debussy's early Symphony in b minor L.B. (1880).

Berlioz: Grande fête chez les Capulet, from 'Romeo and Juliet, op. 17
Hector Berlioz: La mort d'Ophélie, op. 18/2, from 'Tristia'
Chausson: Poème, op. 25
Ravel: Tzigane
Martin Matalon (1958) - Rugged (Premiere)

Anna Tifu (violin),
Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra, Mikko Franck, conductor

followed at approx 3pm by :
Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead, op. 29, symphonic poem
Scriabin: Poème de l'extase (Symphony No. 4), op. 54
Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra, Kirill Petrenko (conductor)

and at approx 3.45pm

Richard Strauss: Don Juan, op. 20
Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat, S. 124

Evgeny Kissin (piano)
Orchestre National de France, Emmanuel Krivine (conductor)

Debussy: Symphony in b minor L.B. (1880)
Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra, Mikko Franck, conductor

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Music Played

  • Hector Berlioz

    Grande fete chez les Capulet (Romeo and Juliet, Op.17)

    Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Mikko Franck.
  • Hector Berlioz

    La mort d'Ophelie (Tristia)

    Choir: Maîtrise de Radio France. Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Mikko Franck.
  • Ernest Chausson

    Poeme Op. 25

    Performer: Anna Tifu. Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Mikko Franck.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Tzigane

    Performer: Anna Tifu. Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Mikko Franck.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Adagio from Violin Sonata No.1 in G minor, BWV 1001

    Performer: Anna Tifu.
  • Martin Matalon

    Rugged

    Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Mikko Franck.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    A dance from Rameau's Les Boreades

    Orchestra: Collegium 1704. Conductor: Václav Luks.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    The Isle of the Dead, Op. 29

    Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Kirill Petrenko.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Poeme de l'extase (Symphony No.4)

    Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Kirill Petrenko.
  • Richard Strauss

    Don Juan, Op. 20

    Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Emmanuel Krivine.
  • Franz Liszt

    Piano Concerto No.1 in E flat, S.124

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin. Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Emmanuel Krivine.
  • Evgeny Kissin

    Tango Dodecaphonique

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz No.6 in D flat, Op.64 No. 1

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Etude in C sharp minor, Op.2 No.1

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin.
  • Claude Debussy

    Symphony in b minor

    Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Mikko Franck.
  • Claude Debussy

    Twelve Studies

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • PHILIPS.

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