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.
Tonight, it's two great concertos feature in full: Grieg’s mighty Piano Concerto and Beethoven’s Violin Concerto.
Tonight, two great concertos feature in full: Grieg’s mighty Piano Concerto with the pianist Krystian Zimerman, and Beethoven’s Violin Concerto featuring Viktoria Mullova. Plus – a glorious piece of contemporary choral music that entered our Hall of Fame for the very first time this year, and a fine recording of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor
Piano: Krystian Zimerman
Herbert von Karajan conducts the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Philip Stopford: Lully, Lulla, Lullay
Christopher Gray conducts the Truro Cathedral Choir
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Suite
Georg Solti conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D major
Violin: Viktoria Mullova
John Eliot Gardiner conducts the Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique