Guest soloist Torleif Thedéen plays a tuneful cello concerto by Haydn and later the orchestra launches into Stravinsky's ground-breaking ballet score 'The Rite of Spring'.

Programme:

MAHLER: Symphony No 10, Adagio;

HAYDN: Cello Concerto No 2 in D HobVIIb/2;

TRAD: Song of the Birds;

STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring 

Torleif Thedeen (cello), Auckland Philharmonia conducted by Rumon Gamba 

Recorded in Auckland Town Hall by RNZ