Ludwig van Beethoven
Romance pour violon n° 2 opus 50
Symphonie n° 1
Concerto pour piano n° 5 "L'Empereur"
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Murray Perahia, conducting, piano
Tomo Keller, premier violon, soliste
At the helm of the British organisation of which he has been the principal guest conductor since 2000, Murray Perahia performs and conducts Beethoven’s final concerto. The composition of this grand work was interrupted by first the bombing, then the occupation of Vienna.