Sunday 14 Dec 2014, 3pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

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Thomas Søndergård conductor

Vilde Frang violin

Smetana Šárka from Ma Vlast

Brahms Violin Concerto


Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker (excerpts)

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

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