Category Archives: Romantic era

Beethoven – Violin Concerto – Itzhak Perlman & Berlin Philharmonic

Itzhak Perlman plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61. Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Recorded live in November 1986 in Berlin.
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Beethoven – Symphony No. 1 (Berlin Philharmonic – Karajan)

Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (Berliner Philharmoniker) play Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
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Beethoven – Symphony No. 6 “Pastoral” (Wiener Philharmoniker – Conductor: Christian Thielemann)

Wiener Philharmoniker (Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra) plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, also known as the Pastoral Symphony (German Pastoral-Sinfonie). Conductor: Christian Thielemann.
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Tchaikovsky – Piano Concerto No. 1 (Piano: Sofia Vasheruk)

Russian concert pianist Sofia Vasheruk (b. 14th of May in 1988) plays Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23. Young Pianist Festival in Amsterdam, 24 November 2013. Noord Nederlands Orkest (NNO; English, North Netherlands Symphony Orchestra) conducted by Stefan Asbury.
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Rimsky-Korsakov – Scheherazade (Vienna Philharmonic) Conductor: Valery Gergiev

One of the finest orchestras in the World, the Vienna Philharmonic plays Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov‘s Scheherazade, Op. 35, a symphonic suite composed in 1888. Conductor: Valery Gergiev. Salzburg Festival, 2005.
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