Tonight Paul Herriott brings us the ‘Choral’, Beethoven’s final complete symphony, one of the best-known works of the repertoire of classical music considered by some to be the greatest piece of music ever written. Thomas Dausgaard conducts the Swedish Chamber Orchestra and Chorus.
Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Beethoven: Symphony No.9 in D minor, Op.125 ‘Choral’
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Simon Trpceski (piano)
Agneta Eichenholz (soprano), Marianne Beate Kielland (mezzo), Per Hakan Precht (tenor), Audun Iversen (baritone)
Swedish Radio Chorus
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)