Joaquín Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez [Bokyung Byun]

Accompanied by the Sun Symphony Orchestra, renowned classical guitarist Bokyung Byun performs Spanish composer Joaquín Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez, also known as “Rodrigo’s Guitar Concerto”, a composition for classical guitar and orchestra. Conductor: Olivier Ochanine. This amazing performance was recorded at the Hanoi Opera House on December 11, 2022.

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Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 [Paavo Järvi, Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich]

Conducted by Paavo Järvi, the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich performs Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, MWV N 18, known as the Scottish. This performance was recorded on March 29, 2021.

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Bach: Goldberg Variations [András Schiff]

Hungarian-born British pianist Sir András Schiff plays Johan Sebastian Bach’s Goldberg Variations, BWV 988, a musical composition for keyboard consisting of an aria and a set of 30 variations. This performance was recorded on June 11, 2017, at the Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin.

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Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 2 [Christian Tetzlaff]

German violinist Christian Tetzlaff and the NDR Philharmonie perform Dmitri Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in C-sharp minor, Op. 129. Conductor: Andrew Manze. This performance was recorded on February 17, 2022, at the NDR Hannover.

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Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 [Mariss Jansons, Oslo Philharmonic]

Conducted by Mariss Jansons, the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra performs Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36. This iconic performance was recorded at the Oslo Concert Hall on September 27, 1979.

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Bach: Johannes-Passion [St John Passion] [hr-Sinfonieorchester, Vocalconsort Berlin, Alain Altinoglu]

Conducted by Alain Altinoglu, the hr-Sinfonieorchester (Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra) and Vocalconsort Berlin perform Johann Sebastian Bach’s Passio secundum Johannem or St John Passion (German: Johannes-Passion), BWV 245. Soloists: Florian Sievers, tenor (Evangelist); Raoul Steffani, baritone (Jesus); Ilse Eerens, Soprano; Paul Figuier, countertenor (Altus), Stuart Jackson, tenor, Samuel Hasselhorn, Bass. This performance was recorded on March 22, 2024, at the Alte Oper Frankfurt.

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Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15 [Yeol Eum Son]

Accompanied by the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, world-renowned South Korean pianist Yeol Eum Son performs Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 15 in B-flat major, KV. 450. Conductor: Omer Meir Wellber. This performance was recorded during the BBC Proms on July 26, 2019.

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International Classical Music Awards 2024 Gala Concert [Alexander Liebreich, Orquesta de València]

The laureates of the 2024 International Classical Music Awards [ICMA] perform the most beautiful pieces in their repertoire, supported by the Orquesta de València, conducted by Alexander Liebreich. The gala concert took place on 12 April 2024 in the Palau de la Música in València, Spain.

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