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Newstalgia Mid-Week Concert - The North German Radio Symphony Plays Franck, Prokofiev And Shostakovitch - Live

(Julia Fischer - dazzling concert halls all over Europe) [media id=17733] This week's concert comes from North German Radio (via Radio France). Th

(Julia Fischer - dazzling concert halls all over Europe)


This week's concert comes from North German Radio (via Radio France). The North German Radio Symphony, conducted by Michael Sanderling in a program of music by Franck, Prokofiev and Shostakovitch. Violinist Julia Fischer joins the orchestra in a performance of the Prokofiev 1st Violin Concerto.

The concert was recorded live in Hanover on December 11, 2009. It's complete and in two parts - the top player features - Franck: Les Eolides, the Prokofiev violin concerto and the bottom player features the Shostakovitch Symphony Number 15.

Here is the program rundown from Radio France Musique:

Concert donné le 11 décembre 2009 au Grand Studio de NDR à Hanovre

César Franck (1822-1890)
Les Eolides, Fwv.43, poème symphonique

Serge Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Concerto N°1 en Ré majeur Op.19

Dimitri Chostakovitch (1906-1975)
Symphonie N°15 en La majeur Op.141

Julia Fischer, Violon
Orchestre philharmonique de la Radio NDR
Michael Sanderling, Direction


Announcements are in French, but edited as always.

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