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Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 (Op. 36)

Charles Hazlewood focuses on Beethoven's Symphony No. 2. He reveals its unpredictability, its quixotic character, its serious moments and its many playful passages. Charles is joined by Harmonieband

Charles Hazlewood focuses on perhaps the least heralded of the nine Beethoven symphonies, his Symphony No. 2. He delves into the detail of this essentially classical work, revealing its unpredictability, its quixotic character, its serious moments and its many playful passages of humour. Charles is joined by his period instrument orchestra Harmonieband.

1 hour

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Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 2 (Op.36) in D major

    Performers: Harmonieband

Broadcast

  • Sat 11 Jun 2005 14:00

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