BRAHMS Johannes - Symphony No. 4., Haydn Variations op. 56a, Hungarian Dance No. 5 (Ch. Eschenbach)
With more than 150,000 visitors every year, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival is one of the largest classical musical celebrations in the world. Every summer since 1987, more than a hundred of the best young musicians from around the world meet on the grounds of the fairytale castle in Salzau.
These young artists were selected by process of special auditions from 30 cities around the globe to perform world-class programs under the direction of the world's greatest conductors.
The Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra has also gone on world-wide tours and this present recording was made in Suntory Hall in Tokyo, Japan.
These young musicians perform a spirited concert of Brahms that is the equal of any mature ensemble. In the coming years, hänssler CLASSIC will be the exclusive label to record the orchestral and choral concerts from the Schleswig-Holstein Festival Choir and Orchestra.
01 Symphony Nr. 4 e- Moll Allegro non troppo
02 Symphony Nr. 4 e- Moll Andante moderato
03 Symphony Nr. 4 e- Moll Allegro giocoso
04 Symphony Nr. 4 e- Moll Allegro energico a passionato
05 Variations on a Theme by Haydn
06 Hungarian Dance