Thierry Fischer - Symphonie Fantastique
Thierry Fischer conducts the Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitane in the second movement of Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique, recorded live in Bordeaux on 15 May 2013.
This recording was produced and broadcast by Radio Classique on 15 May 2013 at the Salle Henri Dutilleux, Auditorium Bordeaux, as part of the program 'The Great Concerts Live 2012-2013' presented by Laure Mézan.
Hear Boris Giltburg play an extract from the third movement of Gershwin's Concerto in F, recorded live in concert with the Nagoya Philharmonic.
Choir of King's College, Cambridge - Britten
Hear the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, in an excerpt from Britten Saint Nicolas, 'Nicolas comes to Mayra and is chosen Bishop', from the third album on the choir's own label (November 2013). With the Britten Sinfonia and tenor Andrew Kennedy.
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John Wilson - Walton
Hear John Wilson conducting the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic in an extract from William Walton's Scapino Overture, taken from the album Made in Britain, recorded for Avie Records.
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Kai Rüütel - Zemlinsky
Hear Kai Rüütel sing Und kehrt er einst heim by Alexander von Zemlinsky
Andrew Manze - Strauss
Hear Andrew Manze conducting the Munich Philharmonic in the opening of Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra.
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski - Bruckner
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski conducts the London Philharmonic Orchestra in an extract from the third movement of Bruckner's Symphony No.7 in E major, taken from his recording on the orchestra's own label. Click here to buy the album.
Marin Alsop - Brahms
Hear Marin Alsop conducting an extract from Brahms's Ein deutsches Requiem, from her Naxos disc with the MDR Leipzig Radio Choir and Orchestra.
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James Ehnes - Britten
Hear James Ehnes in the opening of the second movement of Britten's Violin Concerto, Op.15, from his recording with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Kirill Karabits
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James MacMillan - Oboe Concerto
Hear an extract of James MacMillan conducting the world premiere of his Oboe Concerto, with Nicholas Daniels and Britten Sinfonia at Birmingham Town Hall.