The founding of the Berliner Philharmoniker on the first of May in 1882 is annually celebrated with a concert in a European city of cultural significance. For this newly released EUROPAKONZERT Blu-ray Disc all recordings werelovingly restored and converted to High Definition video.
Maestro Zubin Mehta was awarded the Presidential Medal of Distinction for his unique contribution to Israeli culture.
"Ms. Chang was a wonder. Her full, beautiful tone, unimpeachable intonation and restrained sincerity worked perfectlyagainst the music around her. One heard everything, and everything was worth hearing.” The New York Times
“I thought Sarah Chang was the most wonderful, perfect, ideal violinist I had ever heard.” Yehudi Menuhin
Sarah Chang has not only received the Royal Philharmonic Award for Young Artist and the Gramophone Award amongothers, but she was also the youngest person to receive the Hollywood Bowl’s Hall of Fame award.
Concert took place at the Palazzo Vecchio, Florence.
BD is enhanced by an enticing documentary.
This BD comes with a luxury slipcase
The concert consists of an exiting mixture of well known und seldom heard pieces.
Picture format BD: 60i - 16:9 - Documentary: SD NTSC
Disc Format: BD 25
Sounds formats BD: PCM Stereo
Region code: All
Booklet notes: English, German, French
Subtitles: English, French, German (Doc)
Running time: 87 mins (+ 20 mins Doc)