Jane Jones is here Monday to Wednesday from 8pm with two hours of full works. On Thursday and Friday, Catherine Bott is in the hot seat.
Classic FM's month-long Great Composers series continues with Tchaikovsky
Tonight, Jane Jones turns her attention to that master of melody, Tchaikovsky. We’ll hear a complete performance of the Symphony No.5 from the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Valery Gergiev, alongside all of the Piano Concerto No.2, played at lightning speed by Emil Gilels. Plus – highlights from Swan Lake and a beautiful yet rarely heard Tchaikovsky choral miniature.
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Highlights
Yuri Termikanov conducts the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5 in E minor
Valery Gergiev conducts the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No.2 in G major
Piano: Emil Gilels
Kirill Kondrashin conducts the USSR Symphony Orchestra
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