Berliner Philharmoniker - EUROPAKONZERT 2011 from Madrid
1 Sep 2011
Composer: Joaquín Rodrigo, Emmanuel Chabrier, Sergei Rachmaninov
Other participants: Cañizares, Sir Simon Rattle, Berliner Philharmoniker
For twenty years the Berliner Philharmoniker has celebrated its 1882 founding with a concert at a major European venue, and the 2011 event takes place at the magnificent Teatro Real in Madrid. The renowned orchestra, under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle, performs Joaquín Rodrigo’s beloved Concierto de Aranjuez, Emmanuel Chabrier’s exuberant España, and Sergey Rachmaninov’s dramatic Second Symphony. It is joined for the Concierto by the famous flamenco guitarist Cañizares, whose virtuosity and sensitivity are given full opportunity to shine in this multi-faceted and subtle work.