Showcasing the gigantic Symphony No. 7, Beethoven portrays the tumultuous times of the symphony's composition during the Napoleonic wars. Conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen, principal conductor and artistic advisor, the programme also includes Ravel's La valse and Debussey's La mer, one of the composer's most admired and performed works.
Aug 29 2013, 19:30 - Royal Albert Hall
Esa Pekka Salonen conducts Bruckner at BBC Proms 2013
Sep 06 2013, 19:00 - Schloss Grafenegg
Salonen conducts Beethoven's Eroica Symphony