This week's concert comes from North German Radio (via Radio France). The North German Radio Symphony, conducted by Michael Sanderling in a program of music by Franck, Prokofiev and Shostakovitch. Violinist Julia Fischer joins the orchestra in a performance of the Prokofiev 1st Violin Concerto.
The concert was recorded live in Hanover on December 11, 2009. It's complete and in two parts - the top player features - Franck: Les Eolides, the Prokofiev violin concerto and the bottom player features the Shostakovitch Symphony Number 15.
Here is the program rundown from Radio France Musique:
Concert donné le 11 décembre 2009 au Grand Studio de NDR à Hanovre
César Franck (1822-1890) Les Eolides, Fwv.43, poème symphonique
Serge Prokofiev (1891-1953) Concerto N°1 en Ré majeur Op.19
Dimitri Chostakovitch (1906-1975) Symphonie N°15 en La majeur Op.141
Julia Fischer, Violon
Orchestre philharmonique de la Radio NDR Michael Sanderling, Direction
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