European Period Instruments

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AO30120120917

Katie Derham this week explores the influence of some of Europe's leading period instrument exponents. And, as part of Piano Season on the BBC, there's a chance to explore some of the key concertos in any concert pianist's repertoire

Schubert: Symphony no 8 'Unfinished'

Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Sir Roger Norrington (conductor)

2.25pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466

Maria João Pires (piano), Bavarian RSO, Bernard Haitink (conductor)

2.58pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C, K. 467

Rudolf Buchbinder (piano), NDR Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

3.25pm

Wagner: Siegfried Idyll

Anima Aeterna, Jos van Immerseel (conductor)

3.45pm

Beethoven: Mass in C, op. 86

Christina Landshamer (soprano), Gerhild Romberger (contralto), Benjamin Hulett (tenor). Michael Nagy (bass), Netherlands Radio Choir, Netherlands Radio Chamber Philharmonic, Philippe Herreweghe (conductor).

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Katie Derham this week explores the influence of some of Europe's leading period instrument exponents. And, as part of Piano Season on the BBC, there's a chance to explore some of the key concertos in any concert pianist's repertoire.

Liszt Piano Concerto no 2 in A, S.125

Pascal Amoyel (Erard piano from the 1850s), Anima eterna, Jos van Immerseel (conductor)

2.20pm

Beethoven The Creatures of Prometheus, op. 43

Akademie für Alte Musik, Berlin, Rene Jacobs (conductor).

AO30420120920

Katie Derham presents Haydn's The Seasons. Sir Roger Norrington, a leading period instrument specialist conducts a performance in Zurich on modern instruments of Haydn's celebratory late masterpiece.

Haydn The Seasons

Rachel Harnisch (soprano), Werner Güra (tenor), Thomas E. Bauer (baritone),

Zurich Singakademie, Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra, Sir Norrington (conductor)

Rebel Le Chaos, from 'Les Elemens'

German Symphony Orchestra, Ton Koopman (conductor).

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Katie Derham this week explores the influence of some of Europe's leading period instrument exponents. And, as part of Piano Season on the BBC, there's a chance to explore some of the key concertos in any concert pianist's repertoire.

Schubert:

Symphony No. 3 in D, D.200

Les Musiciens du Louvre, Marc Minkowski (conductor)

2.25pm

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat, op. 19

Martin Helmchen (piano), Netherlands Radio Chamber Philharmonic, Philippe Herreweghe (conductor)

3.00pm

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C, op. 15

Leif Ove Andsnes (piano and director), Mahler Chamber Orchestra

3.40pm

Rameau: Suite of dances from Les Indes Galantes

German Symphony Orchestra, Ton Koopman (conductor)

3.50pm

Mozart: Arias and Ballet Music from Idomeneo, re di Creta, K. 366

Ian Bostridge (tenor), Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Sir Roger Norrington (conductor).