Watch concerts from Verbier Festival live on our website

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Two concerts will be streamed completely free of charge

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Watch concerts from Verbier Festival live on our website

We are excited to announce that two concerts from this year's Verbier Festival are going to be streamed, via Medici TV, on the BBC Music Magazine website, competely free of charge.

 

On Thursday 24 July at 6pm you can enjoy a performance of works by Rossini, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev from Yuri Temirkanov and the Verbier Festival Orchestra. The evening will begin with Rossini’s Overture from The Barber of Seville before Daniil Trifonov joins the orchestra for Rachmaninov’s explosive Piano Concerto No. 3. The third piece on the programme is Prokofiev’s historical cantata Alexandre Nevsky, performed by mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Semenchuk.

This concert will be streamed at www.classical-music.com/article/verbier-festival-live-yuri-temirkanov on Thursday 24 July at 6pm (GMT). Click here to watch.

 

On Tuesday 29 July at 10am watch Steven Isserlis and Mikhail Pletnev perform two works by Glazunov  - the Oeuvre pour piano solo annoncée ultérieurement and Two Pieces for Cello and Piano, Op. 20, along with Britten’s lyrical Cello Suite No. 3, Op. 87. Also on the programme is Pletnev’s own Cello Sonata, composed in 2006.

This concert will be streamed at ​www.classical-music.com/article/verbier-festival-live-steven-isserlis-and-mikhail-pletnev on Tuesday 29 July at 10am (GMT). Click here to watch.

 

Visit: www.verbierfestival.com for more information about the festival