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Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra: Great Beginnings

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LighthousePoole, South-West, BH15 1UG, United Kingdom
On Wednesday 14 January 2015 at 19:30

In structure, Beethoven's Piano Concerto in B-flat Major shares many traits with Mozart’s piano concertos, but in style it displays many daring deviations which are unquestionably Beethoven and reveal a remarkably sure hand belying the youthfulness of its composer. Symphony No.6 was the first of Dvořák’s symphonies to be published and the first to be performed widely outside of Bohemia. Clearly cast in the mould of Austrian symphonies, the rich colours and textures of the Czech folk music of Dvořák’s childhood are nonetheless present throughout, and finally burst through to dominate the rousing final movement.

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