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If you’re stuck for Christmas present ideas, Jane Jones can help this week as she dedicates the Full Works Concerts to the very best classical releases from this autumn!
Jane picks out a range of five-star albums, beginning with a simply stunning recording of Beethoven’s Symphony No.7 from the Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique conducted by John Eliot Gardiner. We’ll then hear Mozart’s delightful Piano Concerto No.9 (‘Jeunehomme’) from Mozart In-Between, a former Classic FM Album of the Week featuring the Israeli pianist David Greilsammer. And tonight’s concert concludes with something of a Classic FM discovery: the beautiful Symphony No.2 by Johann Svendsen.
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A major
John Eliot Gardiner conducts the Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No.9 in E flat major
David Greilsammer directs the Geneva Chamber Orchestra from the keyboard
Johann Svendsen: Symphony No.2 in B flat major
Neeme Jarvi conducts the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
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|Mozart||>>15 facts about the great composer|
|Beethoven||>>Classic FM's Essential Beethoven Recordings|
|John Eliot Gardiner||>>Discover John Eliot Gardiner|
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