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Vienna Philharmonic New Year Concert 2013 (Full)

One of the finest orchestras in the world, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra’s (the Wiener Philharmoniker) New Year Concert in 2013. Conductor: Franz Welser-Möst.
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Applauding, or not, that’s the question

You are in a classical music concert, listening to a concerto or a symphony. When a movement ends, the orchestra makes a small pause, and bingo! you hear somebody clapping their hands – in a fracture of a second, they realize their mistakes, but it is too late. Everybody in the hall including musicians did hear them.
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Wagner – Ride of the Valkyries (Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, James Levine)

Conducted by the American conductor and pianist James Levine, the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (Berliner Philharmoniker) plays “Ride of the Valkyries”, (German: Walkürenritt or Ritt der Walküren), the beginning of act 3 of Die Walküre, (The Valkyrie), WWV 86B, an opera in three acts by Richard Wagner with a German libretto by the composer himself. From the Waldbühne Berlin – A Romantic Opera Night (1999).
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Wagner – Ride of the Valkyries (Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar de Venezuela, Gustavo Dudamel)

Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar de Venezuela plays Richard Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries” (German: Walkürenritt or Ritt der Walküren), the beginning of act 3 of Die Walküre, (The Valkyrie), WWV 86B, an opera in three acts by Richard Wagner with a German libretto by the composer himself. It is the second of the four operas the second of the four operas by the German composer that constitute Der Ring des Nibelungen. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel. A beautiful and very dynamic interpretation. The Philharmonie de Paris, January 2015.
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Pavarotti at Hyde Park (1991)

On July 30, 1991, Luciano Pavarotti has given a free concert in London’s Hyde Park to celebrate his 30 years in opera. A crowd more than 100,000 stood in the rain to watch and listen Luciano.
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Richard Wagner – Ride of the Valkyries (Berliner Philharmoniker, conducted by Daniel Barenboim)

The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (Berliner Philharmoniker) plays Richard Wagner’s Ride of the Valkyries. Berlin State Opera House, 1998. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
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