Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Bernard Haitnik — conductor
Frank Peter Zimmermann — violin
SymphonyCast 02/21/2011 (Hour 1)
SymphonyCast 02/21/2011 (Hour 2)
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BRAHMS: Violin Concerto
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 15
DVORAK: The Wild Dove, Op. 110
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Dvorak: Symphony No7; Wild Dove
Though critics initally called it a fight between the violin and the orchestra, Brahms' Violin Concerto has proven to be one of the most beautiful - if challenging - works in the violinist's repertoire.
Produced in partnership with Radio Netherlands Worldwide Raymond L of Baldwinsville, NY was this week's winner and correctly id'd Jeremy Denk's encore as Bach's Gigue from his Partita No. 4. Congratulations, Raymond!
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Frank Peter Zimmermann