In this short extract Frank Peter Zimmermann performs the first movement of Bartók’s Violin Concerto no. 2 with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Alan Gilbert at the Berlin Philharmonie. The performance was recorded live for broadcast via the Berlin Phil’s Digital Concert Hall on 4 December 2016.
Watch: Violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann performs Ysaÿe’s Sonata no.3 Ballade
Read: Frank Peter Zimmermann regains access to ‘Lady Inchiquin’ Stradivarius violin