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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

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No. 2 in D, Op 36

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Kurt Weill

    4 Songs of Walt Whitman

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons. Singer: thomas hamson.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    The Pines of Rome

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Beati immaculati in via

    Choir: Cappella Mariana. Ensemble: Instrumenta Musica.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no. 34 in C major K.338

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian folk dances Sz.68

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.

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