Work: Sinfonietta, Op.60

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ComposerJanáček, Leoš (1854-1928)
Period20th century
Work typeOrchestral
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AmsterdamZTR Zaterdagmatinee: Wigglesworth conducts

Knussen, Wigglesworth, Birtwistle, Janáček
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic; Ryan Wigglesworth; Barnabás Kelemen

DublinHardenberger: Sinfonietta, Barber, Stravinsky, Janáček

Copland, Barber, Stravinsky, Larsson, Janáček
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra; Håkan Hardenberger; Roland Pöntinen

BostonChristoph von Dohnányi conducts

Webern, Beethoven, Bartók, Janáček
Boston Symphony Orchestra; Christoph von Dohnányi; Martin Helmchen

ManchesterSmetana, Saint-Saëns, Berlioz, Janáček

Smetana, Saint-Saëns, Berlioz, Janáček
BBC Philharmonic; Edward Gardner; Louis Lortie

BerlinDvořák, Bartók, Janáček

Dvořák, Bartók, Janáček
Berliner Philharmoniker; Sir Simon Rattle; Daniel Barenboim
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