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Dec 14, 16

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester / Herbert Blomstedt
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Emanuel Ax, Piano
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester
Herbert Blomstedt, Conductor
Fri 14 Dec at 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Klavierabend Olga Zado
Schubert, Four Impromptus, D.899
Schubert, Four Impromptus, D.935
Schumann, Piano Sonata no. 1 in F sharp minor, Op.11
Olga Zado, Piano
Dec 15, 17

Laeiszhalle: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Weihnachtsoratorium
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248
Hanna Herfurtner, Soprano
Truike van der Poel, Mezzo-soprano
Dominik Köninger, Baritone
Markus Schwind, Trumpet
Johannes Öllinger, Electric guitar
Michael Petermann, Keyboard
Sat 15 Dec at 16:00 and 19:30

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Weihnachtskonzert mit Walter Sittler
Walter Sittler, Reader
Carl-Philipp-Emanuel-Bach-Chor Hamburg
Hansjörg Albrecht, Conductor
Dresdner Bachtrompeten
Joachim Schäfer, Conductor
Dec 15

Staatsoper, Hamburg

Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Hamburg State Opera
Pier Giorgio Morandi, Conductor
Robert Carsen, Director
Anthony Ward, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Kristin Lewis, Floria Tosca
Marcelo Puente, Mario Cavaradossi
Roberto Frontali, Baron Scarpia
Alexander Roslavets, Cesare Angelotti
Peter Galliard, Spoletta
Ang Du, Sciarrone
Shin Yeo, Sacristan
Ruzana Grigorian, Shepherd Boy
Davy Cunningham, Lighting Designer
Christian Günther, Director
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
Hamburg Philharmonic
Sat 15 Dec at 19:00

Hauptkirche St Petri, Hamburg

Saint-Saëns: Oratorio de Noel
Saint-Saëns, Oratorio de Noël, Op.12
Works by Distler
Sat 15 Dec at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France / Sol Gabetta
Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Weinberg, Cello Concerto in C mior, Op.43
Strauss R., Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration), Op.24
Ravel, La Valse
Sol Gabetta, Cello
Mikko Franck, Conductor
Dec 16 mat, 17

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

4. Philharmonisches Konzert
Stravinsky, Pulcinella Suite
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Revueltas, La noche de los mayas
Alondra de la Parra, Conductor
Camille Thomas, Cello
Hamburg Philharmonic
Mon 17 Dec at 19:30

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

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Der Nussknacker - Magische Performance
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Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a
Alexandra Dăriescu, Piano
Désirée Ballantyne, Dancer
Tue 18 Dec at 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

NDR Kammerkonzert
Works by Caldara
Works by Vivaldi
Nicolas Altstaedt, Cello
NDR Barock
Wed 19 Dec at 19:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Vivaldis »Vier Jahreszeiten«
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Vivaldi, Arsilda, regina di Ponto RV 700: Io sento in questo seno
Corelli, Concerto grosso in G minor "Christmas Concerto", Op.6 no.8
Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 3 in G major, BWV1048
Handel, Concerto Grosso in B minor, Op.6 No.12, HWV 330
Hovhannes Baghdasaryan, Violin
Neue Philharmonie Hamburg
Wed 19 Dec at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

SWR Symphonieorchester / Teodor Currentzis
Schnittke, Concerto for viola and orchestra
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Antoine Tamestit, Viola
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Teodor Currentzis, Conductor
Thu 20 Dec at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

The King's Consort
Handel, Messiah
Julia Doyle, Soprano
Hilary Summers, Contralto
Joshua Ellicott, Tenor
David Wilson-Johnson, Bass
Choir of The King's Consort
The King's Consort
Robert King, Conductor
Dec 21, 23 mat, eve, 27, 29, 2019 Jan 01, 04

Staatsoper, Hamburg

Die Zauberflöte
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Hamburg State Opera
Kent Nagano, Conductor
Jette Steckel, Director
Florian Lösche, Set Designer
Pauline Hüners, Costume Designer
Oleksiy Palchykov, Tamino
Dovlet Nurgeldiyev, Tamino
Elbenita Kajtazi, Pamina
Christina Gansch, Pamina
Jessica Pratt, Queen of the Night
Jonathan McGovern, Papageno
Alexander Roslavets, Sarastro
Hellen Kwon, First Lady
Ruzana Grigorian, Second Lady
Marta Swiderska, Third Lady
Alin Anca, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Katharina Konradi, Papagena
Peter Galliard, Monostatos
TBC, First Armoured Man
Ang Du, Second Armoured Man
Hiroshi Amako, First Priest
Johannes Blum, Dramaturgy
Carl Hegemann, Dramaturgy
Alexander Bunge, Video Artist
Paulus Vogt, Lighting Designer
Eberhard Friedrich, Choirmaster / chorus director
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
Hamburg Philharmonic
Fri 21 Dec at 19:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Weihnachtsoratorium
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248
Anna Lucia Richter, Soprano
Wiebke Lehmkuhl, Contralto
Daniel Johansson, Tenor
Michael Volle, Baritone
Carl-Philipp-Emanuel-Bach-Chor Hamburg
Händelfestspielorchester Halle
Hansjörg Albrecht, Conductor
Sat 22 Dec at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

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Ein Wintermärchen - Weihnachtslieder aus Deutschland
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Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Christoph Israel, Conductor
Daniel Hope, Violin
Albrecht Mayer, Oboe
Elisabeth Breuer, Soprano
Heike Makatsch, Vocals
Sat 22 Dec at 19:00

Hauptkirche St Petri, Hamburg

Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium und Magnificat
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248 (I-III)
Bach, Magnificat in D major, BWV243
Hamburger Bachchor St. Petri
Thomas Dahl, Conductor
Susanne Langner, Mezzo-soprano
Jonathan de la Paz Zaens, Bass
Sat 22 Dec at 20:00

Laeiszhalle: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Weihnachtskonzert: Mozart & Haydn
Mozart, Symphony no. 29 in A major, K201 (K186a)
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Haydn, Symphony no. 45 in F sharp minor "Farewell”
Neue Philharmonie Hamburg
Edouard Tachalow, Violin
Nicholas Belasco, Conductor
Tue 25 Dec at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

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Ein Wintermärchen - Weihnachtslieder aus Deutschland
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Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Christoph Israel, Conductor
Daniel Hope, Violin
Albrecht Mayer, Oboe
Elisabeth Breuer, Soprano
Heike Makatsch, Vocals
Tue 25 Dec at 18:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Weihnachtskonzert
Corelli, Concerto grosso in C major, Op.6 no.10
Tartini, Sonata in G minor "The Devil's Trill" for violin and string ensemble
Vaughan Williams, 5 variants on Dives and Lazarus
Beethoven, Symphony no. 1 in C major, Op.21
Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Adrian Iliescu, Violin, Conductor
Wed 26 Dec at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

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Ein Wintermärchen - Weihnachtslieder aus Deutschland
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Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Christoph Israel, Conductor
Daniel Hope, Violin
Albrecht Mayer, Oboe
Elisabeth Breuer, Soprano
Heike Makatsch, Vocals
Dec 26, 30, 2019 Jan 05, 09

Staatsoper, Hamburg

Die Frau ohne Schatten
Strauss R., Die Frau ohne Schatten
Hamburg State Opera
Kent Nagano, Conductor
Andreas Kriegenburg, Director
Harald Thor, Set Designer
Andrea Schraad, Costume Designer
Lise Lindstrom, Barak the Dyer's Wife
Emily Magee, Empress
Linda Watson, Nurse
Eric Cutler, Emperor
Wolfgang Koch, Barak, the Dyer
Na'ama Shulman, The First Maid
Gabriele Rossmanith, The Guardian of the Threshold, The Voice of a Falcon
Luminita Andrei, The Second Maid
Marta Swiderska, The Third Maid, A Voice From Above
Dongwon Kang, The Apparition of a Youth
Jürgen Sacher, The Hunchback, Barak's Brother
Bogdan Baciu, The Messenger of Keikobad
Shin Yeo, The One-Armed Man, Barak’s Brother
Alexey Bogdanchikov, The One-Eyed Man, Barak’s Brother
Stefan Bolliger, Lighting Designer
Janina Zell, Dramaturgy
Eberhard Friedrich, Choirmaster / chorus director
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
Hamburg Philharmonic
Wed 26 Dec at 15:30

Laeiszhalle: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Neue Philharmonie Hamburg: Weihnachtskonzert
Works by Bach
Works by Vivaldi
Works by Handel
Works by Corelli
Neue Philharmonie Hamburg
Dec 28, 30

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Beethovens Neunte Sinfonie
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Chor der Neuen Philharmonie Hamburg
Neue Philharmonie Hamburg
Samuel Barsegian, Conductor
Sat 29 Dec at 20:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Tschechische Kammerphilharmonie Prag
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Handel, Water Music, Suite no. 1 in F major, HWV 348
Haydn, Symphony no. 45 in F sharp minor "Farewell”
Martin Kos, Violin
Tschechische Kammerphilharmonie Prag
Damiano Binetti, Conductor
Dec 30, 31, 2019 Jan 01

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Die Fledermaus (konzertante Aufführung)
Strauss II, Die Fledermaus (Concert performance)
Manfred Honeck, Conductor
NDR Chor
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester
Sun 30 Dec at 19:00

Laeiszhalle: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Collegium Musicum Hamburg
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Grieg, Holberg Suite, Op.40
Collegium Musicum Hamburg
Dec 31, 2019 Jan 01

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Ode an die Freude
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Lauren Fagan, Soprano
Hanna Hipp, Mezzo-soprano
TBC, Tenor
Audun Iversen, Baritone
Laeiszhallen-Sonderprojekt-Chor
Joshard Daus, Choirmaster / chorus director
Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Eivind Gullberg Jensen, Conductor
Mon 31 Dec at 11:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Silvesterkonzert
Hosokawa, Stilles Meer: Introduktion I
Bach, Orchestral Suite no. 3 in D major, BWV1068
Hosokawa, Stilles Meer: Introduktion II
Brahms, Warum ist das Licht gegeben dem Mühseligen, Op.74 no.1
Brahms, O Heiland, reiss die Himmel - Oh Saviour, Rend the Heavens , Op.74 no.2
Varèse, Octandre
Mozart, Missa brevis in C major, "Spatzen", K220 (K196b)
Kent Nagano, Conductor
Marie-Sophie Pollak, Soprano
Ida Aldrian, Mezzo-soprano
Manuel Günther, Tenor
Felix Schwandtke, Bass
The Harvestehuder Kammerchor
Hamburg Philharmonic
Mon 31 Dec at 16:00

Laeiszhalle: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Neue Philharmonie Hamburg: Silvesterkonzert
Works by Tchaikovsky
Works by Strauss I
Works by Strauss II
Works by Brahms
Works by Bizet
Neue Philharmonie Hamburg
Mon 31 Dec at 19:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

KlassikPhilharmonie Hamburg: Silvesterkonzert
KlassikPhilharmonie Hamburg
Anna Skryleva, Conductor
Sat 5 Jan 2019 at 11:00

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Hamburger Camerata
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Beethoven, Egmont, Op.84: Overture
Weber, Concertino for horn and orchestra, Op.45
Lir Vaginsky, Violin
Tillmann Höfs, Trumpet
Hamburger Camerata
David Bui, Conductor
Sun 6 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

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Mozart: Don Giovanni konzertant - Mozart-Liebe
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Mozart, Don Giovanni (Concert performance)
Giovanni Antonini, Conductor
Lucy Crowe, Donna Elvira
Erwin Schrott, Don Giovanni
Julia Kleiter, Donna Anna
Giulia Semenzato, Zerlina
Christian Senn, Leporello
Benjamin Bruns, Don Ottavio
David Steffens, Masetto, The Commendatore
Kammerorchester Basel
Deutscher Kammerchor
Sun 6 Jan 2019 at 11:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Neujahrskonzert
Strauss II, Die Fledermaus, Op.56: overture
Strauss II, Rosen aus dem Süden (Roses from the South), Op.388
Ravel, Pavane pour une infante défunte
Wieniawski, Polonaise brillante in D major, Op.4 no.1
Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Offenbach, Orphée aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld): overture
Saint-Saëns, Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale
Waxman, Carmen Fantasia
Strauss II, Tritsch Tratsch Polka, Op.214
Strauss II, Unter Donnen und Blitz (Thunder and Lightning Polka), Op.324
Strauss II, An der schönen blauen Donau (The Blue Danube), Op.314
Alexandra Conunova, Violin
Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Sylvain Cambreling, Conductor
Sun 6 Jan 2019 at 19:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Dmitri Berlinsky »Paganini-Nacht«
Paganini, Violin Concerto no. 2 in B minor, "La Campanella," Op.7
Paganini, Caprices: various
Paganini, Variations sur "I palpiti", Op.13
Paganini, Moto Perpetuo in C major, Op.11
Paganini, Tarantella
Paganini, Le carnaval de Venice
Dmitri Berlinsky, Violin
Russian Chamber Philharmonic St Petersburg
Juri Gilbo, Conductor
2019 Jan 08, 12, 15, 18

Staatsoper, Hamburg

Messa da Requiem
Verdi, Messa da Requiem
Hamburg State Opera
Paolo Arrivabeni, Conductor
Calixto Bieito, Director
Susanne Gschwender, Set Designer
Anja Rabes, Costume Designer
Janina Zell, Dramaturgy
Franck Evin, Lighting Designer
Eberhard Friedrich, Choirmaster / chorus director
Maria Bengtsson, Soprano
Nadezhda Karyazina, Mezzo-soprano
Dmytro Popov, Tenor
Gábor Bretz, Bass
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
Hamburg Philharmonic
Tue 8 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Bundesjugendorchester / Kirill Petrenko
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Kraft, Timpani Concerto no. 1
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Wieland Welzel, Timpani
German Youth Orchestra
Kirill Petrenko, Conductor
Wed 9 Jan 2019 at 19:30 and 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

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Gabriel Prokofiev - Musikalischer Grenzgänger
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Gabriel Prokofiev, Electronics
Wed 9 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Klavierabend Konstantin Lifschitz
Bach, Adagio in G major, BWV968
Bach, Prelude, BWV943
Bach, Prelude in C major from "Little Preludes", BWV924a
Bach, Fantasia, BWV918
Bach, Prelude in C major from "Six Little Preludes", BWV933
Bach, Prelude, BWV999
Bach, Prelude in C minor from "Six Little Preludes", BWV934
Bach, Prelude, Fugue and Allegro, BWV998
Bach, Prelude in G minor from "Little Preludes", BWV929
Bach, Duet in G Major, BWV804
Bach, Prelude in G minor from "Little Preludes", BWV930
Bach, Fantasia and fugue, BWV906
Bach, Goldberg Variations, BWV988
Konstantin Lifschitz, Piano
2019 Jan 10, 11

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester / Marek Janowski
Wagner, Tannhäuser: Overture
Wagner, Tannhäuser: Venusberg music
Wagner, Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod
Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Rhine journey
Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Death and Funeral March
Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Brünnhilde's Immolation
Nina Stemme, Soprano
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester
Marek Janowski, Conductor
Fri 11 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Rising Stars: Amatis Piano Trio
Haydn, Piano Trio no. 43 in C major, Hob XV:27
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8
Tarrodi, Auftragswerk der ECHO
Ravel, Piano Trio in A minor
Amatis Piano Trio
Lea Hausmann, Violin
Samuel Shepherd, Cello
Mengjie Han, Piano
Fri 11 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Laeiszhalle: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Liederabend Brenda Roberts
Wagner, Tannhäuser: Dich teure Halle
Wagner, Wesendonck-Lieder
Poulenc, Tel jour, telle nuit
Wagner, Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod
Brenda Roberts, Soprano
Christian Schmitt-Engelstadt, Piano
Sat 12 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

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Jonas Kaufmann - Alleskönner
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Mahler, Das Lied von der Erde
Basel Symphony Orchestra
Jochen Rieder, Conductor
Jonas Kaufmann, Tenor
Sat 12 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Liederabend Josep-Ramon Olivé
Duparc, La vie antérieure
Duparc, Le Manoir de Rosemonde
Duparc, Phidylé
Poulenc, Tel jour, telle nuit
García-Tomás, Auftragswerk der ECHO
Poulenc, Calligrammes
Mompou, Combat del Somni
Josep-Ramon Olivé, Baritone
Jordi Armengol, Piano
2019 Jan 13 mat, 14

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

5. Philharmonisches Konzert
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, Op.15
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Kent Nagano, Conductor
Herbert Schuch, Piano
Hamburg Philharmonic
Sun 13 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Kian Soltani
Beethoven, Cello Sonata no. 4 in C major, Op.102 no.1
Helbock, Auftragswerk der ECHO
Poulenc, Sonata for cello and piano, Op.143
Rachmaninov, Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19
Kian Soltani, Cello
Mario Häring, Piano
Mon 14 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Rising Stars: Peter Moore
Gouinguene, Concerto sur des thèmes de Henicken
Gaubert, Morceau Symphonique, für Posaune und Klavier
Casterede, Sonatine pour trompette et piano
Bozza, Ballade
Brahms, Vier ernste Gesänge (Four Serious Songs), Op.121
Panufnik, Auftragswerk der ECHO
Gershwin, Song Medley
Peter Moore, Trombone
Jonathan Ware, Piano
Tue 15 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Rising Stars: Anaïs Gaudemard
Smetana, Má vlast: Vltava (The Moldau)
Prokofiev, Prelude in C Major, from Ten Pieces, Op.12
Prokofiev, Visions Fugitives, Op.22 (Pittoresco)
Hindemith, Sonata for Harp
Glinka, Farewell to St Petersburg, song cycle (Die Lerche)
Fauré, Impromptu for Harp no. 6, Op.86
Pépin, Les oiseaux de nuit d'aprés un tableau de Edward Hoppe
Renie, Légende
Albéniz, Suite española: Asturias (leyenda)
Anais Gaudemard, Harp
Tue 15 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Mischa Maisky »Bach-Suiten I«
Bach, Cello suite no. 1 in G major, BWV1007
Bach, Cello suite no. 4 in E flat major, BWV1010
Bach, Cello suite no. 5 in C minor, BWV1011
Mischa Maisky, Cello
Wed 16 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

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Joshua Bell - Unbändige Spielfreude
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Meyer, Overture for Violin and Orchestra
Bizet, Symphony in C major
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, Violin