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Composer: Schmidt, Franz (1874-1939)

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Year of birth1874
Year of death1939
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StockholmSimone Young conducts the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic

Simone Young conducts the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic
Schoenberg, Schumann, Schmidt
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Simone Young; Kian Soltani

Palma de MallorcaEl violín de Viktoria Mullova

El violín de Viktoria Mullova
Sibelius, Schmidt
Orquestra Simfònica de les Illes Balears "Ciutat de Palma"; Pablo Mielgo; Viktoria Mullova

MilanHaydn, Mozart, Schmidt

Haydn, Mozart, Schmidt
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi; Claus Peter Flor; Alexandre Tharaud

GhentVier letzte Lieder

Zemlinsky, Strauss R., Schmidt, Hindemith
Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen; Dmitri Jurowski; Agneta Eichenholz

AntwerpVier letzte Lieder

Zemlinsky, Strauss R., Schmidt, Hindemith
Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen; Dmitri Jurowski; Agneta Eichenholz
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Prom 66: Kirill Petrenko makes belated Proms debut

Kirill Petrenko conducts the Berlin Philharmonic © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
The Berlin Philharmonic gives a first half party before a dark Schmidt symphony. 
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Brilliance and grandeur from Petrenko and the Berlin Phi

Kirill Petrenko conducts the Berlin Philharmonic © Monika Rittershaus
Yuja Wang brings brilliance to Prokofiev at the Philharmonie, but Petrenko's conducting of rarities by Dukas and Schmidt also prove richly rewarding.
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Glowing Brahms and ravishing Schmidt

Semyon Bychkov © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
Imagine the musical love child of Strauss and Bruckner: luscious strings, wind chorales, hints of Austrian Ländler, opulent orchestration. This provides an indication of the sound world of Franz Schmidt, whose Second Symphony finally made its Proms debut. 
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Fabio Luisi and the Vienna Symphony Orchestra bring grace to warhorses

Fabio Luisi  ©  Barbara Luisi
The Italian conductor Fabio Luisi has become an increasingly familiar and welcome face to New York audiences. Recently appointed Principal Conductor at the Metropolitan Opera, he is primarily known here as an operatic conductor.

Gewaltiger Abschied

Simone Young © Klaus Lefebvre
Mit einem gewaltigen Oratorienkonzert verabschiedet sich Simone Young von Hamburg.
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