The Berlin Phil Series: “Tango & More”

Berliner Philharmoniker

  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold
    Trio for Piano, Violin and Violoncello in D major, op. 1: 4. Finale. Allegro molto e energico

    Feininger Trio, Adrian Oetiker piano, Christoph Streuli violin, David Riniker violoncello

  • Astor Piazzolla
    Soledad

  • Toivo Kärki
    Siks oon mä suruinen

    Martin Stegner viola, Julia Gartemann viola, Joaquín Riquelme García viola, Martin von der Nahmer viola, Esko Laine double bass

  • Étienne Perruchon
    5 Danses dogoriennes

    Ludwig Quandt violoncello, Wieland Welzel timpani

  • Evgeny Kissin
    Dodecaphonic Tango (recording)

  • Jean Françaix
    Quartet for Cor Anglais and String Trio

    Dominik Wollenweber cor anglais, Madeleine Carruzzo violin, Ignacy Miecznikowski viola, Solène Kermarrec violoncello

  • Astor Piazzolla
    Lunfardo · Libertango · Revirado (recording)

    The 12 Cellists of the Berliner Philharmoniker

Attending dance events must be avoided in the current situation. So much the better that in this new episode of the Berlin Phil Series, members of the Berliner Philharmoniker perform works based on the sometimes thrilling, sometimes melancholy rhythms and harmonies of tango, ragtime and waltz. In addition to unusual instrumental pairings such as that of cello and percussion, there are also Philharmoniker chamber music groups such as the Feininger Trio and – in an archive recording with tangos by Piazzolla – the 12 Cellists.

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