Title: Europakonzert from Florence
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Artist: Sarah Chang (violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
The founding of the Berliner Philharmoniker on the first of May in 1882, is annually celebrated with a concert in a European city of cultural significance. For this newly released EUROPAKONZERT Blu-ray Disc all recordings were lovingly restored and converted to High Definition video. This EUROPAKONZERT showcases the virtuosity of violinist Sarah Chang, which wonderfully matches the Berliner Philharmonikers' brlliant performance of these marvellous works for violin.
Recorded live from the Salone dei Cinquecento, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, 1995.
Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio Overture, Op. 72b
Boris Blacher: Orchestral Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Op. 26
Niccolò Paganini: Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 6, MS 21: I. Allegro maestoso
Igor Stravinsky: Petrushka
Antonin Dvořák: Slavonic Dance in G minor, Op. 46, No. 8, B. 83
Issued: USA | Naxos