The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra's concert is called 'Degenerate' because that is the label given to each of the works on the programme, by the Third Reich.

 

The Royal New Zealand Ballet's Production of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

The Royal New Zealand Ballet's Production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Photo: Supplied

Programme:

STRAVINSKY: Scherzo à la Russe;

SCHOENBERG: Violin Concerto Op 36;

BACH: Partita No 2 in D minor BWV1004 (3) (encore);

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No 5 in D Op 107, Reformation;

MENDELSSOHN: A Midsummer Night's Dream Op 61

Michael Barenboim (violin), Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Johannes Fritzsch

Recorded in Auckland Town Hall by RNZ

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