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CLASSICA is the worldwide leading Pay TV channel for the perfect enjoyment of high-quality classical music - from operas to concerts and dance performances from the most renowned international music events and festivals.

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00:00-00:05 Festive Mozart Concert from Salzburg

Recorded on 27 January 2006 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's 250th birthday - in the Grosses Festspielhaus Salzburg during the Salzburg Mozart Week. Thomas Hampson (baritone), Mitsuko Uchida (piano), Gidon Kremer (violin), Yuri Bashmet (viola), Wiener Singverein, Wiener Philharmoniker; conductor: Riccardo Muti. Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major, K. 503 - Sinfonia concertante in E-flat major, K. 364 - Arias and scenes from Così fan tutte, Le nozze di Figaro, The Magic Flute - Symphony No. 35 in D major, K. 385 "Haffner".

Schubert, Winterreise

00:05-01:10

Thomas Quasthoff, accompanied at the piano by Daniel Barenboim, sings the song cycle "Winterreise" (Winter Journey) D. 911 on poems by Wilhelm Müller by Franz Schubert (1797-1828). Quasthoff fascinates with his beautiful sonorous voice and a perfect clear diction. Barenboim underlines the singing in the most sensitive way. A moving document of poetic and intimate music making. Recorded at the Berlin Philharmonie.

00:05-01:10 Schubert, Winterreise

Thomas Quasthoff, accompanied at the piano by Daniel Barenboim, sings the song cycle "Winterreise" (Winter Journey) D. 911 on poems by Wilhelm Müller by Franz Schubert (1797-1828). Quasthoff fascinates with his beautiful sonorous voice and a perfect clear diction. Barenboim underlines the singing in the most sensitive way. A moving document of poetic and intimate music making. Recorded at the Berlin Philharmonie.

The Prokofiev Marathon - Part 3

01:10-01:40

For the beginning of his music directorship of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev came up with a truly special event: A one-day Prokofiev marathon with all five Piano Concertos - complemented with a wide spectrum of works by Haydn, Mozart, Weber, Reger, Shchedrin and clarinettist-composer Jörg Widmann. Concert III: Max Reger, Four tone poems after Arnold Böcklin, Op. 128 - Sergei Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26. Behzod Abduraimov (piano), Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. From the Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich.

01:10-01:40 The Prokofiev Marathon - Part 3

For the beginning of his music directorship of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev came up with a truly special event: A one-day Prokofiev marathon with all five Piano Concertos - complemented with a wide spectrum of works by Haydn, Mozart, Weber, Reger, Shchedrin and clarinettist-composer Jörg Widmann. Concert III: Max Reger, Four tone poems after Arnold Böcklin, Op. 128 - Sergei Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26. Behzod Abduraimov (piano), Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. From the Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich.

01:40-02:00 Britten, String Quartet No. 3, Op. 94

Belcea Quartet: Corina Belcea (1st violin), Axel Schacher (2nd violin), Krzysztof Chorzelski (viola), Antoine Lederlin (cello). Formed in 1994 under the leadership of Romanian violinist Corina Belcea together with three other students of the London Royal College of Music, the Belcea Quartet ranks among the leading quartets of our time. The four musicians have an impressive discography, and in concert they get vigorous applause. The Quartet is dedicated to the great classical repertoire as well as to contemporary compositions. The Belcea Quartet received prestigious music awards, including the Echo Klassik and the Gramophone Award.

Beethoven, Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 12/2

02:00-03:00

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 12/2. Leonidas Kavakos (violin), Enrico Pace (piano). Recorded at the Salzburg Festival in the Salzburg Mozarteum. Kavakos, born in 1967 in Athens, ranks among the leading violinists of our time. The internationally renowned Italian pianist Enrico Pace shares with Kavakos the passion for chamber music. During three evenings, the perfect duo played in Salzburg the complete Beethoven cycle consisting of ten sonatas.

02:00-03:00 Beethoven, Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 12/2

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 12/2. Leonidas Kavakos (violin), Enrico Pace (piano). Recorded at the Salzburg Festival in the Salzburg Mozarteum. Kavakos, born in 1967 in Athens, ranks among the leading violinists of our time. The internationally renowned Italian pianist Enrico Pace shares with Kavakos the passion for chamber music. During three evenings, the perfect duo played in Salzburg the complete Beethoven cycle consisting of ten sonatas.

Minkowski conducts Mozart and Schubert

03:00-04:50

The Salzburg Mozart Week - arranged by the Mozarteum foundation, the trustees of Mozart’s musical legacy - is always offering something unique: under the direction of the principal conductor and artistic director of the Salzburg Mozart Week, Mark Minkowski, the Musiciens du Louvre perform on not one but two of Mozart’s original instruments! Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Violin Concerto and his Piano Concerto in A major are played on instruments that were once in the composer’s possession. Thibault Noally plays the Violin Concerto on a violin from the workshop of Pietro Antonio Dalla Costa and Francesco Corti brings Mozart’s fortepiano to life again. In Franz Schubert’s Great C major Symphony, the culmination of this wonderful evening, Minkowski and the Musiciens du Louvre are entirely in their element.

03:00-04:50 Minkowski conducts Mozart and Schubert

The Salzburg Mozart Week - arranged by the Mozarteum foundation, the trustees of Mozart’s musical legacy - is always offering something unique: under the direction of the principal conductor and artistic director of the Salzburg Mozart Week, Mark Minkowski, the Musiciens du Louvre perform on not one but two of Mozart’s original instruments! Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Violin Concerto and his Piano Concerto in A major are played on instruments that were once in the composer’s possession. Thibault Noally plays the Violin Concerto on a violin from the workshop of Pietro Antonio Dalla Costa and Francesco Corti brings Mozart’s fortepiano to life again. In Franz Schubert’s Great C major Symphony, the culmination of this wonderful evening, Minkowski and the Musiciens du Louvre are entirely in their element.

Strauss, Elektra

04:50-06:40

From the Salzburg Festival. Swedish soprano Iréne Theorin gives an impressive role debut as Elektra, just as Wagner singer Waltraud Meier as Klytämnestra. They are complemented by Eva-Maria Westbroek's Chrysothemis and René Pape's Orest. In his interpretation of Strauss' one-act masterpiece, conductor Daniele Gatti explores the radical side of the Expressionist score, while not neglecting the late 19th-century lyricism either. His musical vision harmonizes perfectly with the forbidding atmosphere conveyed by director Nikolaus Lehnhoff and his set designer.

04:50-06:40 Strauss, Elektra

From the Salzburg Festival. Swedish soprano Iréne Theorin gives an impressive role debut as Elektra, just as Wagner singer Waltraud Meier as Klytämnestra. They are complemented by Eva-Maria Westbroek's Chrysothemis and René Pape's Orest. In his interpretation of Strauss' one-act masterpiece, conductor Daniele Gatti explores the radical side of the Expressionist score, while not neglecting the late 19th-century lyricism either. His musical vision harmonizes perfectly with the forbidding atmosphere conveyed by director Nikolaus Lehnhoff and his set designer.

Festive Mozart Concert from Salzburg

06:40-08:05

Recorded on 27 January 2006 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's 250th birthday - in the Grosses Festspielhaus Salzburg during the Salzburg Mozart Week. Thomas Hampson (baritone), Mitsuko Uchida (piano), Gidon Kremer (violin), Yuri Bashmet (viola), Wiener Singverein, Wiener Philharmoniker; conductor: Riccardo Muti. Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major, K. 503 - Sinfonia concertante in E-flat major, K. 364 - Arias and scenes from Così fan tutte, Le nozze di Figaro, The Magic Flute - Symphony No. 35 in D major, K. 385 "Haffner".

06:40-08:05 Festive Mozart Concert from Salzburg

Recorded on 27 January 2006 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's 250th birthday - in the Grosses Festspielhaus Salzburg during the Salzburg Mozart Week. Thomas Hampson (baritone), Mitsuko Uchida (piano), Gidon Kremer (violin), Yuri Bashmet (viola), Wiener Singverein, Wiener Philharmoniker; conductor: Riccardo Muti. Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major, K. 503 - Sinfonia concertante in E-flat major, K. 364 - Arias and scenes from Così fan tutte, Le nozze di Figaro, The Magic Flute - Symphony No. 35 in D major, K. 385 "Haffner".

Schubert, Winterreise

08:05-09:10

Thomas Quasthoff, accompanied at the piano by Daniel Barenboim, sings the song cycle "Winterreise" (Winter Journey) D. 911 on poems by Wilhelm Müller by Franz Schubert (1797-1828). Quasthoff fascinates with his beautiful sonorous voice and a perfect clear diction. Barenboim underlines the singing in the most sensitive way. A moving document of poetic and intimate music making. Recorded at the Berlin Philharmonie.

08:05-09:10 Schubert, Winterreise

Thomas Quasthoff, accompanied at the piano by Daniel Barenboim, sings the song cycle "Winterreise" (Winter Journey) D. 911 on poems by Wilhelm Müller by Franz Schubert (1797-1828). Quasthoff fascinates with his beautiful sonorous voice and a perfect clear diction. Barenboim underlines the singing in the most sensitive way. A moving document of poetic and intimate music making. Recorded at the Berlin Philharmonie.

The Prokofiev Marathon - Part 3

09:10-09:40

For the beginning of his music directorship of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev came up with a truly special event: A one-day Prokofiev marathon with all five Piano Concertos - complemented with a wide spectrum of works by Haydn, Mozart, Weber, Reger, Shchedrin and clarinettist-composer Jörg Widmann. Concert III: Max Reger, Four tone poems after Arnold Böcklin, Op. 128 - Sergei Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26. Behzod Abduraimov (piano), Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. From the Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich.

09:10-09:40 The Prokofiev Marathon - Part 3

For the beginning of his music directorship of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev came up with a truly special event: A one-day Prokofiev marathon with all five Piano Concertos - complemented with a wide spectrum of works by Haydn, Mozart, Weber, Reger, Shchedrin and clarinettist-composer Jörg Widmann. Concert III: Max Reger, Four tone poems after Arnold Böcklin, Op. 128 - Sergei Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26. Behzod Abduraimov (piano), Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. From the Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich.

09:40-10:00 Britten, String Quartet No. 3, Op. 94

Belcea Quartet: Corina Belcea (1st violin), Axel Schacher (2nd violin), Krzysztof Chorzelski (viola), Antoine Lederlin (cello). Formed in 1994 under the leadership of Romanian violinist Corina Belcea together with three other students of the London Royal College of Music, the Belcea Quartet ranks among the leading quartets of our time. The four musicians have an impressive discography, and in concert they get vigorous applause. The Quartet is dedicated to the great classical repertoire as well as to contemporary compositions. The Belcea Quartet received prestigious music awards, including the Echo Klassik and the Gramophone Award.

Beethoven, Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 12/2

10:00-13:40

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 12/2. Leonidas Kavakos (violin), Enrico Pace (piano). Recorded at the Salzburg Festival in the Salzburg Mozarteum. Kavakos, born in 1967 in Athens, ranks among the leading violinists of our time. The internationally renowned Italian pianist Enrico Pace shares with Kavakos the passion for chamber music. During three evenings, the perfect duo played in Salzburg the complete Beethoven cycle consisting of ten sonatas.

10:00-13:40 Beethoven, Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 12/2

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 12/2. Leonidas Kavakos (violin), Enrico Pace (piano). Recorded at the Salzburg Festival in the Salzburg Mozarteum. Kavakos, born in 1967 in Athens, ranks among the leading violinists of our time. The internationally renowned Italian pianist Enrico Pace shares with Kavakos the passion for chamber music. During three evenings, the perfect duo played in Salzburg the complete Beethoven cycle consisting of ten sonatas.

Wagner, Lohengrin (Schneider/Herzog/Bayreuth)

13:40-14:15

From the Bayreuth Festival: "Lohengrin" by Richard Wagner (1813-1883). Conductor: Peter Schneider - Stage director: Werner Herzog. With Paul Frey (Lohengrin), Cheryl Studer (Elsa), Manfred Schenk (König Heinrich), Gabriele Schnaut (Ortrud), Ekkehard Wlaschiha (Telramund), Eike Wilm Schulte (Heerrufer). With films such as "Aguirre, the Wrath of God" and "Fitzcarraldo" the German director Werner Herzog (b. 1942) moved into the first range of international filmmakers. With his ravishing beautiful production of "Lohengrin" in 1987 he gave a convincing debut at the Bayreuth Festival. "Wondrously aesthetic production ... you could not escape the magic of beautiful pictures" (FonoForum).

13:40-14:15 Wagner, Lohengrin (Schneider/Herzog/Bayreuth)

From the Bayreuth Festival: "Lohengrin" by Richard Wagner (1813-1883). Conductor: Peter Schneider - Stage director: Werner Herzog. With Paul Frey (Lohengrin), Cheryl Studer (Elsa), Manfred Schenk (König Heinrich), Gabriele Schnaut (Ortrud), Ekkehard Wlaschiha (Telramund), Eike Wilm Schulte (Heerrufer). With films such as "Aguirre, the Wrath of God" and "Fitzcarraldo" the German director Werner Herzog (b. 1942) moved into the first range of international filmmakers. With his ravishing beautiful production of "Lohengrin" in 1987 he gave a convincing debut at the Bayreuth Festival. "Wondrously aesthetic production ... you could not escape the magic of beautiful pictures" (FonoForum).

Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"

14:15-15:55

Chicago Symphony Orchestra; conductor: Georg Solti. Recorded in June 1976 in the Chicago Orchestra Hall. Sir Georg Solti (1912-1997) was one of the greatest conductors of the 20th Century. "The last of the great international orchestral and operatic maestri" (The Times) represented as a conductor of the old school the elegance and tastefulness of Central European music-making. His partnership with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra began in 1954; in 1969 he was named Music Director and held this post for a phenomenal 22 years. Solti is credited with greatly extending and enhancing the orchestra's worldwide reputation.

14:15-15:55 Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"

Chicago Symphony Orchestra; conductor: Georg Solti. Recorded in June 1976 in the Chicago Orchestra Hall. Sir Georg Solti (1912-1997) was one of the greatest conductors of the 20th Century. "The last of the great international orchestral and operatic maestri" (The Times) represented as a conductor of the old school the elegance and tastefulness of Central European music-making. His partnership with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra began in 1954; in 1969 he was named Music Director and held this post for a phenomenal 22 years. Solti is credited with greatly extending and enhancing the orchestra's worldwide reputation.

Andris Nelsons conducts Flothuis, Strauss and Shostakovich

15:55-17:50

Marius Flothuis (1914-2001): Cantus amoris, Op. 78 - Richard Strauss (1864-1949): Oboe Concerto in D major - Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975): Symphony Nr. 5 in D minor, Op. 47. Alexei Ogrintchouk (Oboe), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; conductor: Andris Nelsons. Recorded in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam. Founded in 1888, the Concertgebouworkest ranks among the world's best orchestras. It is named after its home place, the Concertgebouw (Concert Hall) in Amsterdam, which opened in April 1888. In 1988, Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands conferred the "Royal" title upon the orchestra.

15:55-17:50 Andris Nelsons conducts Flothuis, Strauss and Shostakovich

Marius Flothuis (1914-2001): Cantus amoris, Op. 78 - Richard Strauss (1864-1949): Oboe Concerto in D major - Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975): Symphony Nr. 5 in D minor, Op. 47. Alexei Ogrintchouk (Oboe), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; conductor: Andris Nelsons. Recorded in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam. Founded in 1888, the Concertgebouworkest ranks among the world's best orchestras. It is named after its home place, the Concertgebouw (Concert Hall) in Amsterdam, which opened in April 1888. In 1988, Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands conferred the "Royal" title upon the orchestra.

17:50-18:00 Claudio Abbado conducts Strauss and Wagner

Richard Strauss: Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs); Renée Fleming, soprano. - Richard Wagner: Tristan und Isolde, Act II; Violeta Urmana (Isolde), John Treleaven (Tristan), Mihoko Fujimura (Brangäne), René Pape (König Marke), Peter Brechbühler (Kurwenal), Ralf Lukas (Melot). Lucerne Festival Orchestra, conductor: Claudio Abbado. The Opening Concert of the 2004 Lucerne Festival was acclaimed as one the greatest performances of Act II of "Tristan".

On Stage - Daniel Barenboim & West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

18:00-21:40

On Stage - The "Must See" of the week with interesting short films, portraits, interviews and exciting backstage views. Conductor Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra are the focus of these episodes.

18:00-21:40 On Stage - Daniel Barenboim & West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

On Stage - The "Must See" of the week with interesting short films, portraits, interviews and exciting backstage views. Conductor Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra are the focus of these episodes.

Wagner, Lohengrin (Schneider/Herzog/Bayreuth)

21:40-22:15

From the Bayreuth Festival: "Lohengrin" by Richard Wagner (1813-1883). Conductor: Peter Schneider - Stage director: Werner Herzog. With Paul Frey (Lohengrin), Cheryl Studer (Elsa), Manfred Schenk (König Heinrich), Gabriele Schnaut (Ortrud), Ekkehard Wlaschiha (Telramund), Eike Wilm Schulte (Heerrufer). With films such as "Aguirre, the Wrath of God" and "Fitzcarraldo" the German director Werner Herzog (b. 1942) moved into the first range of international filmmakers. With his ravishing beautiful production of "Lohengrin" in 1987 he gave a convincing debut at the Bayreuth Festival. "Wondrously aesthetic production ... you could not escape the magic of beautiful pictures" (FonoForum).

21:40-22:15 Wagner, Lohengrin (Schneider/Herzog/Bayreuth)

From the Bayreuth Festival: "Lohengrin" by Richard Wagner (1813-1883). Conductor: Peter Schneider - Stage director: Werner Herzog. With Paul Frey (Lohengrin), Cheryl Studer (Elsa), Manfred Schenk (König Heinrich), Gabriele Schnaut (Ortrud), Ekkehard Wlaschiha (Telramund), Eike Wilm Schulte (Heerrufer). With films such as "Aguirre, the Wrath of God" and "Fitzcarraldo" the German director Werner Herzog (b. 1942) moved into the first range of international filmmakers. With his ravishing beautiful production of "Lohengrin" in 1987 he gave a convincing debut at the Bayreuth Festival. "Wondrously aesthetic production ... you could not escape the magic of beautiful pictures" (FonoForum).

Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"

22:15-23:55

Chicago Symphony Orchestra; conductor: Georg Solti. Recorded in June 1976 in the Chicago Orchestra Hall. Sir Georg Solti (1912-1997) was one of the greatest conductors of the 20th Century. "The last of the great international orchestral and operatic maestri" (The Times) represented as a conductor of the old school the elegance and tastefulness of Central European music-making. His partnership with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra began in 1954; in 1969 he was named Music Director and held this post for a phenomenal 22 years. Solti is credited with greatly extending and enhancing the orchestra's worldwide reputation.

22:15-23:55 Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"

Chicago Symphony Orchestra; conductor: Georg Solti. Recorded in June 1976 in the Chicago Orchestra Hall. Sir Georg Solti (1912-1997) was one of the greatest conductors of the 20th Century. "The last of the great international orchestral and operatic maestri" (The Times) represented as a conductor of the old school the elegance and tastefulness of Central European music-making. His partnership with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra began in 1954; in 1969 he was named Music Director and held this post for a phenomenal 22 years. Solti is credited with greatly extending and enhancing the orchestra's worldwide reputation.

23:55-23:59 Andris Nelsons conducts Flothuis, Strauss and Shostakovich

Marius Flothuis (1914-2001): Cantus amoris, Op. 78 - Richard Strauss (1864-1949): Oboe Concerto in D major - Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975): Symphony Nr. 5 in D minor, Op. 47. Alexei Ogrintchouk (Oboe), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; conductor: Andris Nelsons. Recorded in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam. Founded in 1888, the Concertgebouworkest ranks among the world's best orchestras. It is named after its home place, the Concertgebouw (Concert Hall) in Amsterdam, which opened in April 1888. In 1988, Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands conferred the "Royal" title upon the orchestra.

23:59-00:00 The End

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