DG Stage+ – The Cleveland Orchestra – Franz Welser-Möst conducts Louise Farrenc’s Third Symphony & Mussorgsky/Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition, with Víkingur Ólafsson playing Ravel’s G-major Piano Concerto.

DG Stage+ – The Cleveland Orchestra – Franz Welser-Möst conducts Louise Farrenc’s Third Symphony & Mussorgsky/Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition, with Víkingur Ólafsson playing Ravel’s G-major Piano Concerto.

Louise Farrenc (1804-75, Paris) This Stage+ broadcast (on this day at 11am) was without a concert date that I could find, but some research found it to have taken place in early-March last year, no doubt in the Severance Music Center. Louise Farrenc’s Third and...
Berliner Philharmoniker – Kirill Petrenko conducts Brahms’s Tragic Overture & Richard Strauss’s Symphonia domestica, with Lisa Batiashvili playing Szymanowski’s Violin Concerto No.1. Live Digital Concert Hall webcast.

Berliner Philharmoniker – Kirill Petrenko conducts Brahms’s Tragic Overture & Richard Strauss’s Symphonia domestica, with Lisa Batiashvili playing Szymanowski’s Violin Concerto No.1. Live Digital Concert Hall webcast.

Friday, February 16, 2024 Berliner Philharmonie, Herbert-von-Karajan-Straße, Berlin The Brahms was powerful and pensive, thrusting yet magnanimous, multi-layered, with emotional and dynamic contrasts sustained by an all-through intensity, the playing burnished yet...