Live on takt1: Mariss Jansons & Rudolf Buchbinder

Author: takt1

04 NOV 2019 ON TAKT1: Mariss Jansons conducts the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Rudolf Buchbinder with works by Weber, Beethoven and Shostakovich.

  • Rudolf Buchbinder | Copyright: © Marco Borggreve

    Rudolf Buchbinder © Marco Borggreve

  • Mariss Jansons | Copyright: © Mariss Jansons

    Mariss Jansons © Mariss Jansons

The late German music critic Joachim Kaiser considered him the ultimate Beethoven interpreter: Rudolf Buchbinder – tackling the vivacious Piano Concerto No. 2. But before that, the evening gets underway with the magnificent Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra under Mariss Jansons performing the overture from “Euryanthe”. The work bears the hallmarks of high Romanticism, and with its audacious harmonics, it points the way forward to Wagner. The second movement of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 10 presents a kind of musical sketch of the dictator Stalin, before the composer hammers his own musical initials emphatically into the listener’s ears.

English title Weber, Beethoven & Shostakovich
Recording location Philharmonie Luxembourg
Recording date 4 November 2019
Production year 2019
Production Company takt1
Co-Production Company sone media
Producer Simeon Klein
Director Michael Ciniselli
Sound Engineer Jens Schünemann
English title of music work Ouverture from "Euryanthe"
Composer Carl Maria von Weber
English title of music work Piano Concerto No. 2
Composer Ludwig van Beethoven
Soloist Rudolf Buchbinder
English title of music work Symphony No. 10
Composer Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra / Band Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Mariss Jansons



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