Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Vadim Gluzman: Brahms Violin Concerto

Vadim Gluzman performing the Brahms Violin Concerto in D major, opus 77, with Saabrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Günther Herbig. The orchestra merged with another before the 2007-2008 season, and it is now called the German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern. Its principal conductor is currently Karel Mark Chichon.

Monday, January 30, 2012

Martha Argerich: Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6


Martha Argerich performs Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6 in D-flat major, in Munich, Germany, in footage from 1966. This is the sixth work of the 19 Hungarian Rhapsodies that Franz Liszt composed between 1846 and 1853; it is dedicated to Count Antoine Apponyi of Nagy-Apponyi, Hungary.