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Jun 18, 23 mat, 27
Holland Festival
Paul Appleby (Pelléas) and Elena Tsallagova (Mélisande) © BAUS
Pelléas et Mélisande
New production
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Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Olivier Py, Director
Pierre-André Weitz, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Paul Appleby, Pelléas
Elena Tsallagova, Mélisande
Brian Mulligan, Golaud
Peter Rose, Arkel
Katia Ledoux, Geneviève
Fredrik Bergman, Shepherd
Michael Wilmering, A Doctor
Gregor Hoffmann, Yniold
Maximilian Leicher, Yniold
Bertrand Killy, Lighting Designer
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Jun 18, 19
Holland Festival

International Theater: Grote Zaal, Amsterdam

Triptych (Eyes of one on another)
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Dessner, Triptych (Eyes of One on Another)
Daniel Fish, Director
Asko|Schönberg
Roomful of Teeth
Tue 18 Jun at 19:30
Holland Festival

Park Frankendael, Amsterdam

Opera in the Park: Pelléas et Mélisande, free
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Jun 19, 20
© Musacchio Ianniello
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra: Smetana's Má vlast
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Glanert, Weites Land
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Smetana, Má vlast: Vyšehrad (The High Castle)
Smetana, Má vlast: Vltava (The Moldau)
Smetana, Má vlast: Šárka
Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider, Violin
Semyon Bychkov, Conductor
Jun 19, 20, 29, 30 mat
Holland Festival
Van Manen / Forsythe / Arqués
Van Manen / Forsythe / Arqués
New Production
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Pas/Parts (William Forsythe)
Kleines Requiem (Hans van Manen)
Ignite (Juanjo Arqués)
Matthew Rowe, Conductor
Keso Dekker, Set Designer
Tatyana van Walsum, Costume Designer
Het Balletorkest
Stephen Galloway, Set Designer
Anna Tsygankova, Dancer
Aya Okumura, Dancer
Maia Makhateli, Dancer
YuanYuan Zhang, Dancer
Sasha Mukhamedov, Dancer
Young Gyu Choi, Dancer
Constantine Allen, Dancer
Martin ten Kortenaar, Dancer
Edo Wijnen, Dancer
Vera Tsyganova, Dancer
James Stout, Dancer
Jun 21, 23 mat
© Elmer van der Marel
John Williams' Music for Star Wars
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Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Holst, The Planets, Op.32 (excerpts)
Wagner, Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Kids event
Jun 21, 22
Holland Festival

International Theater: Grote Zaal, Amsterdam

Cion, Requiem of Ravel's Bolero
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Boléro (Gregory Maqoma)
Vuyani Dance Theatre
Nhlanhla Mahlangu, Director
Olivier Hauser, Set Designer
BlackCoffee, Costume Designer
Sat 22 Jun at 21:00
Holland Festival
Works by Benders
Colin Benders, Synthesizer
Mon 1 Jul at 20:15
New works (Dancers of Dutch National Ballet)
Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition
Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition
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Prokofiev, Russian Overture, Op.72
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Augustin Hadelich, Violin
Hannu Lintu, Conductor
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Sheku Kanneh-Mason & Isata Kanneh-Mason
Sheku Kanneh-Mason & Isata Kanneh-Mason
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Beethoven, 12 Variations on Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen, Op.66
Lutosławski, Grave (Metamorphoses for cello and piano)
Debussy, Cello sonata in D minor
Fauré, Élégie in C minor, Op.24
Mendelssohn, Cello Sonata no. 2 in D Major, Op 58
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Cello
Isata Kanneh-Mason, Piano
© Keke Keukelaar
Summer Opera Favourites: Mozart, Verdi, Puccini and more
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: overture
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: Non più andrai
Mozart, Così fan tutte: Soave sia il vento
Donizetti, Don Pasquale: Quel guardo il cavaliere
Donizetti, Don Pasquale: Bella siccome un angelo
Donizetti, Don Pasquale: Che interminabile andirivieni
Rossini, La Cenerentola: Nacqui all'affanno... Non più mesta
Leoncavallo, Pagliacci: "Din, don: Suona vespero"
Verdi, La forza del destino
Verdi, Nabucco: Va Pensiero, chorus of the Hebrew slaves
Puccini, Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
Puccini, Madama Butterfly: Coro a bocca chiusa "Humming chorus"
Offenbach, Les Contes d'Hoffmann : Barcarolle
Gounod, Romeo et Juliette: Je veux vivre (Juliet's Waltz)
Offenbach, La Perichole: A quel diner
Offenbach, je suis Brésilien, j'ai de l'or
Bizet, Carmen Suite no. 1: Prélude
Bizet, Carmen: Aragonaise
Bizet, Carmen: "Habanera", L'amour est un oiseau rebelle
Bizet, Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient
Bizet, Carmen: Les voici! voici la quadrille des Toreros!
Kristina Bitenc, Soprano
Karin Strobos, Mezzo-soprano
Raoul Steffani, Baritone
Louis Buskens, Choirmaster / chorus director
Brabant Ensemble
Per-Otto Johansson, Conductor
© Simon van Boxtel
Bach's Brandenburgs – original and new
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Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 3 in G major, BWV1048
Kliphuis, Brandenburg Bazaar
Stravinsky, Concerto in E flat major for chamber orchestra "Dumbarton Oaks"
Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 5 in D major, BWV1050
Kliphuis, Brandenburg Jam
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Gordan Nikolić, Violin
Tim Kliphuis Trio
Final Symphony II - Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Final Symphony II - Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
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Valtonen, Final Fantasy: Fanfare - In a Roundabout Way
Hamauzu, Final Fantasy XIII: Prelude, Utopia in the Sky (arr. Valtonen)
Uematsu, Final Fantasy IX: For the people of Gaia
Uematsu, Final Fantasy VIII: Mono no aware
Uematsu, Final Fantasy V: Library of Ancients
Mischa Cheung, Piano
Eckehard Stier, Conductor
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
© Simon van Boxtel
Fauré Requiem sung by The Netherlands Radio Choir
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MacMillan, Ave Maria
MacMillan, A New Song
Pärt, Pari Intervallo, for organ
Duruflé, Four Motets on Gregorian themes, Op.10
Pärt, Salve Regina
Fauré, Requiem, Op.48
Sophie Junker, Soprano
John Brancy, Baritone
Klaas Stok, Conductor
Netherlands Radio Choir (Groot Omroepkoor)
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Simon Trpčeski plays Grieg’s Piano Concerto
Simon Trpčeski plays Grieg’s Piano Concerto
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Weber, Oberon: overture
Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Simon Trpčeski, Piano
Kerem Hasan, Conductor
Radio Filharmonisch Orkest
Pablo Sáinz Villegas & Amsterdam Sinfonietta: Rodriogo’s Fantasiá
Pablo Sáinz Villegas & Amsterdam Sinfonietta: Rodriogo’s Fantasiá
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Falla, El amor brujo: suite
Rodrigo, Fantasía para un gentilhombre (Fantasy for a Nobleman)
Falla, Suite populaire espagnole
Tárrega, Gran Jota
Ravel, Vocalise-étude en forme de habanera
Traditional, Spaanse Romance
Boccherini, Guitar Quintet No. 4 in D major "Fandango", G 448
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, Guitar
Candida Thompson, Violin, Conductor
Van Baerle Trio - Haydn, Ravel and Beethoven
Van Baerle Trio - Haydn, Ravel and Beethoven
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Haydn, Piano Trio no. 42 in E flat major, Hob XV:30
Ravel, Piano Trio in A minor
Beethoven, Piano Trio no. 7 in B flat major 'Archduke', Op.97
Van Baerle Trio
Maria Milstein, Violin
Gideon den Herder, Cello
Hannes Minnaar, Piano
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back - Live in Concert
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back - Live in Concert
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Williams, Film music from Star Wars V: The Empire strikes Back
Dirk Brossé, Conductor
Residentie Orkest
© Uwe Arens
Emmanuel Tjeknavorian plays Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1
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Wagner, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Ravel, Ma Mère l'Oye: Suite
Berlioz, Le Carnaval romain, Op.9
Emmanuel Tjeknavorian, Violin
Ed Spanjaard, Conductor
Netherlands Symphony Orchestra
Oculi Ensemble with Brahms' String Quintet No. 1
Oculi Ensemble with Brahms' String Quintet No. 1
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Mozart, Quintet for Strings in G minor, K516
Webern, Langsamer Satz
Brahms, String Quintet no. 1 in F major, Op.88
Oculi Ensemble
Charlotte Scott, Violin
Emma Parker, Violin
Jon Thorne, Viola
Simon Tandree, Viola
Pau Codina, Cello
Amadou & Mariam and The Blind Boys of Alabama
Amadou & Mariam and The Blind Boys of Alabama
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Amadou & Mariam and the Blind Boys of Alabama
© Phil Knott
Joshua Bell and the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra: Smetana and Dvořák
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Dvořák, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
Smetana, Má vlast (My Fatherland)
Joshua Bell, Violin
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Dvořák’s New World Symphony and Strauss’ Four Last Songs
Dvořák’s New World Symphony and Strauss’ Four Last Songs
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Wagner, Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod
Strauss R., Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs)
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Annemarie Kremer, Soprano
Oksana Lyniv, Conductor
Duisburger Philharmoniker
© Annelies van der Vegt
Ensemble Fuse: catching melting pot
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Fuse
Julya Philippens, Violin
Adriaan Breunis, Viola
Mascha van Nieuwkerk, Cello
Tobias Nijboer, Double Bass
Daniel Van Dalen, Percussion
© Ronald Knapp
Nelson Freire plays Beethovens Piano Concerto No. 4
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Beethoven, Egmont, Op.84: Overture
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Stravinsky, The Firebird: Suite
Nelson Freire, Piano
Hugh Wolff, Conductor
Australian Youth Orchestra & Jan Lisiecki: Rachmaninoff
Australian Youth Orchestra & Jan Lisiecki: Rachmaninoff
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Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Dvořák, Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Krzysztof Urbański, Conductor
Australian Youth Orchestra
A Tribute to Stevie Wonder - Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw
A Tribute to Stevie Wonder - Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw
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Madeline Bell, Vocals
Jeangu Macrooy, Vocals
Dennis Mackrel, Conductor
Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw
© Roy Beusker
The Munich Symphony Orchestra: Musicals in Concert
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Heuberger, Der Opernball: Overture
Lehár, Die lustige Witwe: Da geh ich ins Maxim
Lehár, Gold und Silber Walzer, Op.79
Kreuder, Musik! Musik! Musik!
Stolz, Salome op. 355
Loewe, My Fair Lady: overture
Loewe, My Fair Lady: The rain in Spain
Shostakovich, Tahiti Trot, "Tea for Two" for orchestra, Op.16
Anderson, Belle of the Ball
Kern, Swing Time: The Way You Look Tonight
Berlin, Cheek to Cheek
Anderson, Serenata
Lloyd Webber, Evita: Don't cry for me Argentina
Rogers / Hammerstein, Carousel
Porter, The Gay Divorcee: Night and Day
Gershwin, Funny Face: 'S Wonderful
Anderson, Jazz Legato
Various, Grand Musical Finale
Brigitte Heuser, Mezzo-soprano
Enrico Delamboye, Conductor
Munich Symphony Orchestra
Adrian Becker, Baritone
© Eduardus Lee
Leo van Doeselaar plays the Concergebouw Organ: Passacaglia
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Bach, Passacaglia and fugue in C Minor, BWV582
Poglietti, Canzon und Capriccio über das Henner und Hannergeschreÿ
Vierne, Organ Symphony no.1, Op.14 (Prélude and Allegro vivace)
Franck, 3 chorals pour grand orgue: Choral no. 1 in E major
Debussy, Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (arr. J.B. Robin)
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Leo van Doeselaar, Organ
© Simon van Boxtel
Hannes Minnaar & Munich Symphony Orchestra: Chopin and Mozart
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Mendelssohn, Hebrides Overture "Fingal's Cave", Op.26
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor, Op.11
Mozart, Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K550
Hannes Minnaar, Piano
David Reiland, Conductor
Munich Symphony Orchestra
© Simon van Boxtel
Isabelle van Keulen and Ronald Brautigam: Franck and Fauré
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Schumann, Violin Sonata no. 1 in A minor, Op.105
Fauré, Violin sonata no. 1 in A major, Op.13
Szymanowski, 3 Mythes, Op.30: La Fontaine d'Aréthuse
Franck, Violin Sonata in A major
Ronald Brautigam, Piano
Isabelle van Keulen, Violin
The Who’s Tommy by Lucas Hamming & Friends
The Who’s Tommy by Lucas Hamming & Friends
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The Who, Tommy
Lucas Hamming & Friends
Marcel Veenendaal, Vocals
Spike, Guitar
© Benjamin Ealovega
Federico Colli: Mozart, Musorgsky & Beethoven
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Mozart, 6 Variations on "Salve tu, Domine", K398 (K416e)
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor "Moonlight", Op.27 no.2
Bach, Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV1004: Chaconne arr. Busoni
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition
Federico Colli, Piano
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Tchaikovsky, Souvenir d'un lieu cher: Mélodie in E flat major for violin and piano, Op.42 no.3
Janoska, Hello, Prince!
McCartney, Yesterday
Wieniawski, Variations on an original theme, Op.15
Pugnani/Kreisler, Praeludium & Allegro
Bach, Orchestral Suite in D major, No.3 BWV1068: Overture
Janoska, Leos Dance
McCartney, Let it Be
Janoska, Cole over Beethoven
Janoska Ensemble
Ondrej Janoska, Violin
Roman Jánoska, Violin
Julius Darvas, Double Bass
František Janoska, Piano
El Muro Tango
Juan Pablo de Lucca, Piano
Juan Espegard, Violin
Lysandre Donoso, Bandoneon
Sebastian Noya, Double Bass
Juan Villarreal, Vocals
© Jonas Sacks
Johannette Zomer and Mike Boddé: from baroque to Broadway
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of Bingen, Three Antiphones
Caccini, Le nuove musiche: Amarilli, mia bella
Hooft, Van Rosemond
Handel, Rinaldo, HWV 7: Lascia ch'io pianga
Bach, Bist du bei mir, BWV508
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 1: Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C Major, BWV846
Gounod, Ave Maria: Prelude
Delibes, Lakmé: "Flower duet" Viens, Mallika les lianes en fleurs
Hahn, À Chloris
Kosma, 21 chansons: Déjeuner du matin
Brel, Amsterdam
Sonneveld, Het dorp
De Groot / Nijgh, Pastorale
Anonymous, The Skye Boat Song
Purcell, Oedipus: Music for a While, Z 583 no.2
U2, Bad
Anonymous, Sunrise Prayer
Copland, Appalachian Spring
Bernstein, West Side Story: America
Simone, Feeling Good
Mitchell, Both Sides Now
Webster / Burke, Black Coffee
Alicia Keys, New York
Bach, Aria "Schlummert ein, ihr matten Augen" BWV 82
Johannette Zomer, Soprano
Mike Boddé, Piano
Marcel Booij, Double Bass, Accordion
Angela van den Burg, Percussion
© Martina Simkovicova
Brodsky Quartet: from Purcell to Puccini
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Purcell, Chacony in G minor, Z807
Tanaka, At the Grave of Beethoven
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, "Serioso", Op.95
Schubert, String Quartet in C minor "Quartettsatz" D.703
Puccini, Crisantemi
Mendelssohn, String Quartet no. 6 in F minor, Op.80
Brodsky Quartet
Daniel Rowland, Violin
Ian Belton, Violin
Paul Cassidy, Viola
Jacqueline Thomas, Cello
© Simon van Boxtel
Noa Wildschut & Youth Orchestra of the Netherlands: Saint-Saëns and Tchaikovsky
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Saint-Saëns, Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor, Op.61
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Noa Wildschut, Violin
Jurjen Hempel, Conductor
JeugdOrkest Nederland
Jazz Club XL: Count Basie Orchestra
Jazz Club XL: Count Basie Orchestra
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The Count Basie Orchestra
© Eduardus Lee
'Nachtmusik' with Alexei Ogrintchouk
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Mozart, Serenade no. 13 in G major, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik", K525
Mozart, Oboe Concerto in C major, K314
Schnittke, Moz-Art for Two Violins, after Mozart K416d
Haydn, Symphony no. 45 in F sharp minor "Farewell”
Alexei Ogrintchouk, Conductor, Oboe
Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra
© Simon Pauly
Joyce DiDonato & the National Youth Orchestra of the USA: Berlioz
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Berlioz, Les Nuits d'été, Op.7
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, Op.100
Joyce DiDonato, Mezzo-soprano
National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America
Die Kölner Akademie and Ronald Brautigam: Haydn & Mozart
Die Kölner Akademie and Ronald Brautigam: Haydn & Mozart
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Haydn, Symphony no. 49 in F minor "La Passione"
Haydn, Piano Concerto in D major, Hob XVIII:11
Mozart, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, K22
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 14 in E flat major, K449
Michael Alexander Willens, Conductor
Ronald Brautigam, Piano
Die Kölner Akademie
© Lars Borges | Mercury Classics
European Union Youth Orchestra: Mahler’s Symphony No. 5
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Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A major, K622
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor
Andreas Ottensamer, Clarinet
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
European Union Youth Orchestra
Palestine Youth Orchestra: East meets West
Palestine Youth Orchestra: East meets West
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Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Arnita, Remembrance
Saint-Saëns, Danse bacchanale
Wagner, Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod
Badarneh, Palestinian Rhapsody
Bizet, Carmen (extracts)
Palestine Youth Orchestra
Vincent de Kort, Conductor
Woodstock: One Night of Peace and Music
Woodstock: One Night of Peace and Music
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Strange Brew
Stephanie Strujik
Paul de Munnik
Ricky Koole
Sandra van Nieuwland
Alexander Gavrylyuk plays Rachmaninoff’s Paganini Rhapsody
Alexander Gavrylyuk plays Rachmaninoff’s Paganini Rhapsody
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Stravinsky, The Fairy's Kiss (Le baiser de la fée): divertimento
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, Op.14
Alexander Gavrylyuk, Piano
Antony Hermus, Conductor
National Youth Orchestra of the Netherlands
Ramón Valle, Piano
Ramón Valle Trio
Omar Rodriguez Calvo, Double Bass
Jamie Peet, Drums
© Eduardus Lee
Arthur and Lucas Jussen, Mendelssohn & Prokofiev
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Prokofiev, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Classical", Op.25
Mendelssohn, Piano Sonata no.1 in E major, Op.6
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet
Lucas Jussen, Piano
Arthur Jussen, Piano
Antwerp Symphony Orchestra
Elim Chan, Conductor
© Marco Borggreve
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Tabea Zimmermann
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Brahms, Variations on a Theme by Haydn in B flat major, Op.56a
Bartók, Viola Concerto, Sz 120
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 1 in G minor "Winter Daydreams", Op.13
Tabea Zimmermann, Viola
Tugan Sokhiev, Conductor