From the 2019 BBC Proms

Leonidas Kavakos and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra perform at the BBC Proms in LondonBBC/Chris Christodoulou

We're at the BBC Proms for a concert that features the Vienna Philharmonic and two works by Dvorak; his tone-poem The Noonday Witch, and his beloved 'New World' Symphony.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

DVORAK: The Noonday Witch

KORNGOLD: Violin Concerto

Hour 2

DVORAK: Symphony No. 9, "From the New World"

JANACEK: Sinfonietta
Sir Charles Mackerras
London 410138


Gilberto V. of Minneapolis, MN, won this week's Encore Contest by correctly identifying Francisco Tarrega's Recuerdos de la Alhambra.