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Mariss Jansons conducts Beethoven and Respighi and Ivan Fischer conducts Mozart with the magnificent Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra.
The Bavarian Radio Symphony in concert.
Penny Gore this week introduces performances by one of the world's finest orchestras in recordings. After their triumph at this year's BBC Proms, the orchestra is heard here in performances given in their home city of Munich. The orchestra is conducted by some of the world's leading conductors, including their Principal Conductor, Mariss Jansons. The music this week includes Strauss's Four Last Songs, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, Stravinsky's Firebird, Schumann's Fourth Symphony and Bruckner's Mass in F minor in recent performances conducted by Mariss Jansons, Bernard Haitink, Iván Fischer, François-Xavier Roth, Jakub Hrůša and Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 36
Kurt Weill: Four Walt Whitman Songs
Respighi: The Pines of Rome
Thomas Hampson (baritone),
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra,
Mariss Jansons (conductor)
Rec. Hercules Hall, Residenz, Munich 17.05.2019
Followed at approx 3.10pm
Dvořák: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53
Augustin Hadelich, (violin),
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jakub Hrůša (conductor)
Rec. 19.10.2018 Philharmonie, Munich
and approx 3.50pm
Mozart: Symphony No. 34 in C, K338
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Iván Fischer, conductor
Rec. 12.04.2019 Hercules Hall, Residenz, Munich