Evening Concert

Orchestras from the European Broadcasting Union

Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra plays Beethoven's "Pastoral" Symphony

Ariane Matiakh conducts Dessner and Beethoven

WFMT Radio Network is pleased to present Orchestras from the European Broadcasting Union, with performances from the London Philharmonic, BBC Symphony, and many more. This week Ariane Matiakh leads the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra in the premiere of Bryce Dessner's Violin Concerto featuring Pekka Kuusisto. Also heard are works by Bach, Beethoven, and more.

ORCHESTRA: Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra | CONDUCTOR: Ariane Matiakh

Koechlin: Vers la voûte étoilée (Towards the Starry Vault)

Bryce Dessner (American, b. 1976): Violin Concerto | Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Traditional: Finnish Traditional Song | Bach: Sarabande in D minor | Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F, op. 68 ('Pastoral')

[EBU fill: Jan Ignacy Paderewski: Polish Fantasy Op. 19 | Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra/ Hugh Wolff, conductor; Ewa Kupiec, piano]