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Gala From Berlin: Grand Finales

Gala From Berlin: Grand Finales


Beethoven:

Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: Allegro con brio

Dvorak:

Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88: IV. Allegro ma non troppo

Fischer, Ernst:

Sparkling Champagne

Kollo, Walter:

Solang noch unter’n Linden

Lincke:

Grigri: Overture

Folies Bergères: March

Brandbrief-Galopp

Berliner Luft March

Mahler:

Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor (V: Rondo-Finale: Allegro)

Nicolai, C O:

Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor overture

Prokofiev:

Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: Alexander’s entry into Pskov

Ravel:

Danse generale from Daphnis et Chloe, Suite No. 2

Schoenberg:

Gurrelieder: finale

Klaus Maria Brandauer (narrator)

Stravinsky:

The Firebird - excerpts

Translateur:

Sportpalast-Walzer


An extraordinary programme for an extraordinary night: The Berliner Philharmoniker celebrated the final day of the 20th Century with Grand Finales in the first part and heralds the leap into the 21st Century with an explosion of sparkling music pieces in the 2nd half of the programme.

For the Grand Finales, Maestro Claudio Abbado conducted masterpieces like Beethoven's Finale of the 7th symphony, excerpts from Stravinsky's "Feuervogel" and the final movement of Mahler's 5th Symphony. In the famous Finale of Arnold Schönberg's "Gurre lieder", the internationally renowned actor Klaus Maria Brandauer plays a leading role.

A true celebration to welcome in the new millenium with one of the best orchestras in the world!

Lovingly restored, up-scaled and digitally remastered including intensive and high-quality audio and visual restoration.

Picture format DVD: NTSC 16:9

Sound format DVD: PCM Stereo

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Booklet notes: English, German, French

Running time: 108 mins

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Fellini, Jazz & Co.

Fellini, Jazz & Co.

Recorded live at Waldbühne, Berlin, 2011


Lincke:

Berliner Luft March

Respighi:

Fountains of Rome

Pines of Rome

Belkis, Queen of Sheba: orchestral suite

Rota, N:

La Strada Ballet Suite

Shostakovich:

Jazz Suite No. 2

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk: Symphonic Suite, Op. 29a


The Waldbühne in Berlin is one of Europe’s ideal outdoor amphitheatres. It is home to the Berlin Philharmonic’s summer concerts, which are among the most popular classical events in the world, attracting audiences of 20,000 or more people.

In July 2011 the orchestra, under the ebullient direction of Riccardo Chailly, presented this concert of effervescent works by Dmitri Shostakovich, Nino Rota and Ottorino Respighi.

All three composers possessed an unerring instinct for composing music that is guaranteed to please the ear of the listener. In their own individual ways, each of them powerfully demonstrates a phenomenal handling of tone colour. Their music sparkles with light one moment and lurks in the shadows the next.

Riccardo Chailly is famous for having one of the broadest repertoires in the business, ranging from the orchestral highways of Beethoven, Brahms and Bruckner through to the 20th century byways via Bach, the core operatic repertoire and almost anything else - he is an omnivore, with the brilliance to match.

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Booklet notes: English, German, French

Running time: 105 mins

“Respighi's Pines and Fountains of Rome sound absolutely ravishing here - one can only sit in awe at such fine-tuned (in every way) virtuosity...Bravo!” International Record Review, June 2012

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Open Air - A Night with the Berliner Philharmoniker

Open Air - A Night with the Berliner Philharmoniker

Recorded live at the Waldbühne, Berlin, 2002


Bizet:

L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2: IV. Farandole

Chapí:

Overture from La revoltosa

Dvorak:

Slavonic Dance No. 15 in C major, Op. 72 No. 7

Elgar:

The Wild Bears (The Wand of Youth Suite No. 2 Op. 1b)

Gardel:

Por Una Cabeza

(arr. John Williams)

Kim, E:

Elegy

Kreisler:

Tambourin Chinois, Op. 3

Lincke:

Berliner Luft March

Lumbye:

Champagne Galop

Mascagni:

Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo

Massenet:

Le Cid: Aragonaise

Navarraise from Le Cid

Moniuszko:

Halka: Mazurka

Paganini:

The Carnival of Venice

Sibelius:

Valse Triste, Op. 44 No. 1

Tchaikovsky:

Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42: Mélodie in E flat major

Valse-scherzo in C major for violin & orchestra (or violin & piano), Op. 34

The Nutcracker: Pas de deux

Toyama:

Dance of the Celestials

Wagner:

Lohengrin: Prelude to Act 3

Wieniawski:

Polonaise brilliante No. 1 in D major, Op. 4

Ziehrer:

Wiener Bürger


The extraordinary atmosphere of this Open Air venue is the imagination of this production. More than 20,000 people attended the yearly Open Air Concert of the Berliner Philharmoniker at the Waldbühne in Berlin. The atmosphere is as unique as the Night of the Proms Concert.

This is a full programme of musical showpieces and some of the most popular pieces of classical music like Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker, Mascagni Intermezzo, Paganini Il carnevale die Venezia and Sibelius Valse triste.

The famous violinist Vadim Repin is clearly happy to indulge, performing here with all the appropriate showmanship and artistry alongside the first-class Berliner Philharmoniker and Mariss Jansons. This isn´t only a production for core classical lovers – this is a night for a wide audience.

“Repin’s playing of the Paganini has to be watched to be believed, and the audience, quite justifiably, go wild at the end, causing him to repeat the piece, this time modified for even greater effect, enchanting all present including orchestra and conductor. " John Phillips, MusicWeb International

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Sounds formats DVD: PCM Stereo, DD 5.1, DTS 5.1

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Booklet notes: English, German, French

Running time: 116 mins

Audience: all

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