The Full Works Concert - Friday 1 February 2013: Great Orchestras of the World

Tonight, Jane Jones begins a month-long series profiling many of the world’s finest orchestras, from the UK and beyond.

We begin with the internationally-renowned, Munich-based Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Jane will feature their performances of Mozart’s Flute Concerto in G major, conducted by Gunter Wand, the Symphony No.4 by Tchaikovsky with Mariss Jansons on the podium and also works by Mendelssohn and Smetana.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozar: Flute Concerto in G major
Flute: Irena Grafenauer
Conductor: Gunter Wand

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4 in F minor
Conductor: Mariss Jansons

Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No.2 in D minor
Piano: Andras Schiff
Conductor: Charles Dutoit

Bedrich Smetana: Richard III
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

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