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Salzburg Festival - Brahms, Purcell and Ravel

Salzburg Festival 2019. Highlights from the festival presented by Sarah Walker. Music today from Brahms, Purcell (arranged by Britten) and Ravel.

Sarah Walker presents highlights from this summer's Salzburg Festival. Today, Tabea Zimmermann plays Brahms Viola Sonata in E flat, Christinan Gerhaher sings Britten arrangements of popular songs by Purcell and Patricia Kopatchinskaja plays Ravel's jazz-infused Violin Sonata.

Brahms
Viola Sonata in E flat, Op 120/2
Tabea Zimmermann, viola
Thomas Hoppe, piano

Purcell, arr. Britten
If music be the food of love, Z. 379a; A Morning Hymn, Z. 198; Job's Curse, Z. 191; Alleluia, Z. S14
Christian Gerhaher, baritone
Gerold Huber, piano

Ravel
Violin Sonata No 2 in G
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin
Polina Leschenko, piano

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Sonata In E Flat Major, Op.120'2

    Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Thomas Hoppe.
  • Henry Purcell

    If Music Be The Food Of Love, Z.379

    Performer: Gerold Huber. Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Christian Gerhaher.
  • Henry Purcell

    A Morning Hymn, Z. 198

    Performer: Gerold Huber. Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Christian Gerhaher.
  • Henry Purcell

    Job's Curse, Z. 191

    Performer: Gerold Huber. Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Christian Gerhaher.
  • Henry Purcell

    Alleluia, Z. S14

    Performer: Gerold Huber. Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Christian Gerhaher.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Violin Sonata no.2 in G major

    Performer: Patricia Kopatchinskaja. Performer: Polina Leschenko.

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