Evening Concert

Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Philharmonia Orchestra: Beethoven’s 2nd and 3rd Symphonies in Bonn


Tonight at 7 on The Evening Concert it’s the second “Beethoven Fest in Bonn” from Deutsche Welle Radio.  Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the Philharmonia Orchestra in Beethoven’s 2nd and 3rd Symphonies in performance in the Beethoven Hall, Bonn.  Also on the program, Beethoven’s Agnus Dei” from his “Missa Solemnis.”

Monday July 8: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts
“Beethoven Fest in Bonn #2”
Philharmonia Orchestra (London); Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op.36
Brett DEAN (b. 1961): Testament for Orchestra after version for 12 violas (2008)
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op.5, “Eroica”
[DWF fill: BEETHOVEN: “Agnus Dei” from the Missa Solemnis in D, op.123. Simone Schneider, soprano; Bernarda Fink, alto; Dominik Wortig; tenor; Jochen Kupfer, bass; German Chamber Philharmonic/Herbert Blomsedt]