tchaikovsky's fourth symphony
June 7, 2008
The Bergen Philharmonic is one of the world's oldest orchestras. But the ensemble is gaining fresh acclaim since American conductor Andrew Litton became its music director. During its first U.S. tour in 41 years, the orchestra offered a smashing performance of Tchaikovsky's Fourth in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Prelude No. 9, Op 23, in E-flat Minor and Prelude No. 9, Op. 32, in A
Pianist Vladimir Ashkenazy
"Barbara Allen" from "Mountain Songs"
Violinist Ian Swensen and guitarist Marc Teicholz
Concerto in E-flat ("Dumbarton Oaks")
Pianists Amy Williams and Helena Bugallo
"Suite en la du Ve Livre"
Philippe Pierlot, viola da gamba, and Jan Willem Jansen, harpsichord
"Fratres" for Violin and Piano
Violinist Helena Baillie and pianist Julian Riem
The Los Angeles Philharmonic with conductor Paavo Jarvi
"My Funny Valentine"
The Ahn Trio
Johann Sebastian Bach:
Contrapunctus VI from "The Art of the Fugue" for String Quartet and Wind Quintet, BWV 1080
The Orion String Quartet and Windscape
Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36
The Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Andrew Litton