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Britten Centenary: Rostropovich and the English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Britten

November 26, 2013

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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