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Rachmaninov, Beethoven and Berlioz

Fiona Talkington introduces highlights of concerts given in Seoul by pianist Sunwook Kim and in Switzerland by cellist Sol Gabetta with Kristian Bezuidenhout.

Highlights of classical music concerts from around the world, care of the European Broadcasting Union, introduced by Fiona Talkington.

Hector Berlioz (1803-1869) - Le Corsaire, op. 21, overture
KBS Symphony Orchestra
Yoel Levi, conductor
Recorded last year at the Concert Hall, Arts Center, Seoul 

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) - Cello Sonata No. 3 in A, op. 69
Sol Gabetta, cello
Kristian Bezuidenhout, piano
Recorded last year in the Music Hall, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland

Osvaldo Golijov (1960) - Tenebrae
A Far Cry
Recorded summer 2018 at the Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, USA

Serge Rachmaninov (1873-1943) - Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, op. 30
Sunwook Kim, piano
KBS Symphony Orchestra
Yoel Levi, conductor
Recorded last year at the Concert Hall, Arts Center, Seoul

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1 hour, 44 minutes

Music Played

  • Hector Berlioz

    Le Corsaire - Overture, Op.21

    Orchestra: KBS Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Yoel Levi.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in A Major, Op.69

    Performer: Sol Gabetta. Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout.
  • Osvaldo Golijov

    Tenebrae

    Ensemble: A Far Cry.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30

    Performer: Sunwook Kim. Orchestra: KBS Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Yoel Levi.
  • György Kurtág

    The Mad Girl with the Flaxen Hair

    Performer: Thomas Adès.
    • EMI.

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