Santtu-Matias Rouvali conductor
Vilde Frang violin
Celebrated virtuoso Bronislav Huberman characterised Brahms’s symphonic masterpiece as ‘a concerto for violin against orchestra – and the violin wins!’. Today's soloist is the multi-award winning, critically acclaimed Norwegian violinist, Vilde Frang. Tchaikovsky’s Christmas ballet favourite embraces some of his most ravishing miniature gems, including the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, Arabian Dance, Dance of the Reed Flutes and Waltz of the Flowers.
This concert is part of the Sunday Matinee Series
This concert is supported by the Friends of the Philharmonia
- Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker (excerpts)