Tonight - Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducts the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra live from Gothenburg, Sweden. Sibelius Pojhola's Daughter, Carl Nielsen Symphony no 4 and Magnus Lindberg Accused with Anu Komsi soprano. Rouvali is sensational (He's the next Chief Conductor at the Philharmonia, London) - and this is an adventurous programme. Please read about Lindberg's Accused HERE when I reviewed the premiere in Helsinki, with Hannu Linttu and Anu Komsi. It's a very good piece ! No archive, but there will be a repeat broadcast from 25th Octber. Rouvali made his Berliner Philharmoniker debut last week conductung Uuno Klami Kalevala Suite nos. 4 and 5, Ravel Concerto for Piano and Orchestra (Alice Sara Ott) and Sibelius Symphony no 1, available soon on Digital Concert Hall (it was wonderful).
Thursday 26th - Alan Gilbert conducts Beethoven Symphony no 7, Enno Poppe Schnur (premiere) and Jörg Widmann Con Brio live at the Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg on arte. tv
Friday 27th 7.30 - Vladimir Jurowski conducts the London Philharmonic Orchestra - Knussen: Scriabin settings for chamber orchestra
Britten: Violin Concerto (Juliua Fischer) ,Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 6 'Pathétique' live from the Royal Festival Hall. As Jurowski's long residency as Chief of the LPO draws to a close, cherish and enjoy ! Notice - Knussen and Britten !
Saturday 28th 2000hr Daniel Harding conducts Mahler Symphony no 2 at Gasteig, live on BR Klassik. Soloists Hanna-Elisabeth Müller, Okka von der Damerau