Lucerne Festival 2016

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AO30120161024

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts recorded at this year's Lucerne Festival, including celebrations for Bernard Haitink's 50 years at the Festival. Today's selection includes a concert given by the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra and mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Semenchuk with conductor James Gaffigan, and by the Vienna Philharmonic conducted by Emmanuelle Haïm.

2pm:

Mendelssohn: Overture - Die schöne Melusine, Op 32

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

James Gaffigan, conductor

2.10pm:

Berlioz: La Mort de Cléopatre

Ekatarina Semenchuk, mezzo

2.30pm

Ferruccio Busoni: Turandot Suite, Op 41

2.55pm

Rossini: Giovanna d'Arco

3.10pm

Richard Strauss: Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome)

3.25

Handel: Water Music Suite in F, HWV 348

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Emmanuelle Haïm

3.45

Handel: Concerto Grosso in G major, Op 6 no 1

4pm

Handel: Water Music Suite in G, HWV 350

AO30120161024

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts recorded at this year's Lucerne Festival, including celebrations for Bernard Haitink's 50 years at the Festival. Today's selection includes a concert given by the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra and mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Semenchuk with conductor James Gaffigan, and by the Vienna Philharmonic conducted by Emmanuelle Haïm.

2pm:

Mendelssohn: Overture - Die schöne Melusine, Op 32

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

James Gaffigan, conductor

2.10pm:

Berlioz: La Mort de Cléopatre

Ekatarina Semenchuk, mezzo

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

James Gaffigan, conductor

2.30pm

Ferruccio Busoni: Turandot Suite, Op 41

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

James Gaffigan, conductor

2.55pm

Rossini: Giovanna d'Arco

Ekatarina Semenchuk, mezzo

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

James Gaffigan, conductor

3.10pm

Richard Strauss: Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome)

Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

James Gaffigan, conductor

3.25

Handel: Water Music Suite in F, HWV 348

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Emmanuelle Haïm

3.45

Handel: Concerto Grosso in G major, Op 6 no 1

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Emmanuelle Haïm

4pm

Handel: Water Music Suite in G, HWV 350

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Emmanuelle Haïm.

AO30220161025

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts recorded at the 2016 Lucerne Festival, and today's selection includes a concert with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe celebrating conductor Bernard Haitink's 50 years at the Festival, and more from the concert by the Vienna Philharmonic with soprano Sandrine Piau, conducted by Emmanuelle Haïm.

2pm

Dvorak: The Noon Witch, Op. 108

Chamber Orchestra of Europe

Bernard Haitink

2.15pm

Dvorak: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104

Alisa Weilerstein, cello

2.55pm

Dvorak: Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95

3.40pm

Handel: Il delirio amoroso HWV 99

Sandrine Piau, soprano

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Emmanuelle Haïm.

AO30220161025

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts recorded at the 2016 Lucerne Festival, and today's selection includes a concert with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe celebrating conductor Bernard Haitink's 50 years at the Festival, and more from the concert by the Vienna Philharmonic with soprano Sandrine Piau, conducted by Emmanuelle Haïm.

2pm

Dvorak: The Noon Witch, Op. 108

Chamber Orchestra of Europe

Bernard Haitink

2.15pm

Dvorak: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104

Alisa Weilerstein, cello

Chamber Orchestra of Europe

Bernard Haitink

2.55pm

Dvorak: Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95

Chamber Orchestra of Europe

Bernard Haitink

3.40pm

Handel: Il delirio amoroso HWV 99

Sandrine Piau, soprano

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Emmanuelle Haïm.

AO30320161026

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts recorded at the 2016 Lucerne Festival, and today's concert celebrates the 50th concert given by Bernard Haitink at the Festival, with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra. The concert featured one work: Bruckner's majesterial Eighth Symphony.

2pm

Bruckner: Symphony No 8 in C minor

Lucerne Festival Orchestra

Bernard Haitink.

AO30320161026

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts recorded at the 2016 Lucerne Festival, and today's concert celebrates the 50th concert given by Bernard Haitink at the Festival, with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra. The concert featured one work: Bruckner's majesterial Eighth Symphony.

2pm

Bruckner: Symphony No 8 in C minor

Lucerne Festival Orchestra

Bernard Haitink.

AO30420161028

AO30420161028

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts from this year's Lucerne Festival, concluding today with a concert given by the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, and highlights from a concert given by the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and Barbara Hannigan.

2pm

Alma Mahler (orch. Matthews): 7 Lieder

Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

2.25

Mahler (compl. Deryck Cooke): Symphony No 10

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

3.40pm

Haydn: Symphony No 86 in D

Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Barbara Hannigan, conductor

4pm

Gershwin: Suite from 'Girl Crazy'

Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Barbara Hannigan, soprano & conductor.

AO30420161028

Jonathan Swain presents a week of concerts from this year's Lucerne Festival, concluding today with a concert given by the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, and highlights from a concert given by the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and Barbara Hannigan.

2pm

Alma Mahler (orch. Matthews): 7 Lieder

Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

2.25

Mahler (compl. Deryck Cooke): Symphony No 10

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

3.40pm

Haydn: Symphony No 86 in D

Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Barbara Hannigan, conductor

4pm

Gershwin: Suite from 'Girl Crazy'

Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Barbara Hannigan, soprano & conductor.