Mon, 10 June 2019
Series Advisor Gavin Plumley launches the Philharmonia Orchestra's Weimar Berlin: Bittersweet Metropolis concert series with a pre-concert talk with historian, Philipp Blom, author of Fracture: Life and Culture in the West 1918-1938. The two draw clear parallels between Weimar Germany and today's changing world. The series continues in June and September 2019: https://www.philharmonia.co.uk/concerts/series/82/weimar_berlin_bittersweet_metropolis
Direct download: Philharmonia_Orchestra_Insights_Talk_-_Gavin_Plumley_in_conversation_with_Philipp_Blom.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 11:21am UTC
Mon, 3 June 2019
Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado chats with John Florence ahead of a concert at De Montfort Hall in Leicester with the Philharmonia Orchestra. They discuss how Pablo got his slightly unusual start in conducting, his love of early music, and the importance of the conductor to champion less popular repertoire.
Direct download: Philharmonia_Orchestra_Insights_Talk_-_Pablo_Heras-Casado_in_conversation_with_John_Florance.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 11:16am UTC