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Essence of Romanticism

From Sage Gateshead a concert of Romantic music by Brahms, Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Dvorak, given by Royal Northern Sinfonia and Lars Vogt.

Lars Vogt directs Royal Northern Sinfonia and is the concerto soloist in a programme of impassioned Nineteenth Century music - the very essence of Romanticism. In this concert from Sage Gateshead, the orchestra is joined by the Polish prodigy Anna Resniak for a performance of Beethoven's First Romance for violin and orchestra.

Brahms: Tragic Overture
Beethoven: Romance No.1 in G
(Anna Reszniak - violin)
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No.1
(Lars Vogt - piano/conductor)

INTERVAL

A selection of Dvořák‘s “Cypresses” from CD

Dvořák:
Cypresses for string quartet B. 152; VII andante con moto
Lindsay String Quartet

Cyprise for voice and piano B.11 (Original version 1865); No. I Vy vroucí písně spějte (Sing fervent songs at nightfall)
Philip Langridge tenor
Radoslav Kvapil piano

Twelve Cypresses for String Quartet; No XI. Allegro scherzando
Emerson Quartet

Cypres for voice and piano B.11; No. V Ó byl to krásný zlatý sen (Oh what a perfect golden dream)
Bernada Fink, mezzo
Roger Vignoles, piano

Cyprise for string quartet (B.152); no. IX Moderato
Hagen Quartet

PART TWO

Dvořák: Symphony No.7

Royal Northern Sinfonia
Lars Vogt conductor

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Tragic Overture Op 81

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Lars Vogt.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance No 1 in G

    Performer: Anna Reszniak. Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Lars Vogt.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano concerto No 1

    Performer: Lars Vogt. Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Lars Vogt.
  • Friedrich Gulda

    Prelude and a Fugue for piano

    Performer: Lars Vogt.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cypresses for string quartet, B 152 (No 7, Andante con moto)

    Ensemble: Lindsay String Quartet.
    • ASV.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cyprise for voice and piano, B 11 (No 1, Sing fervent songs at nightfall)

    Performer: Radoslav Kvapil. Singer: Philip Langridge.
    • Unicorn-Kanchana.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cypresses for string quartet, B 152 (No 11, Allegro scherzando)

    Ensemble: Emerson String Quartet.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cyprise for voice and piano, B 11 (No 5, Oh what a perfect golden dream)

    Performer: Roger Vignoles. Singer: Bernarda Fink.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cypresses for string quartet, B 152 (No 9, Moderato)

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 7

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Lars Vogt.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Festival Te Deum

    Performer: Andrew Lucas. Choir: St Paul's Cathedral Choir. Singer: Jeremy Budd. Director: John Scott.
    • Hear my Prayer: Budd/St Paul's Cathedral Choir/Scott.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Barber/Korngold: Violin Concerto op.14: Gil Shaham/LSO/André Previn.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.

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