November 26, 2013
Britten Centenary: Rostropovich and the English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten
Mstislav Rostropovich and the English Chamber Orchestra perform Tchaikovsky’s Rococo Variations under the baton of Benjamin Britten.
To mark the centenary of Benjamin Britten’s birth, The Strad has put together a series of videos exploring the composer’s string works. Click on the links below to watch:
Janine Jansen performs the Violin Concerto
Read our interview with Janine Jansen discussing Britten’s Violin Concerto.
Kim Kashkashian performs Lachrymae
Natalia Gutman performs the Cello Sonata
The Amadeus Quartet perform the String Quartet no.2
Yuri Bashmet performs Lachrymae
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