Blomstedt conducts Beethoven
Described by Richard Wagner as 'the apotheosis of the dance', its glorious slow movement features in the Oscar-winning film The King's Speech.
Alongside it, hear Brahms' impassioned First Piano Concerto with pianist Martin Helmchen.
Herbert Blomstedt conductor
Martin Helmchen piano
RepertoireBrahms: Piano Concerto No.1
Beethoven: Symphony No.7
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Royal Festival Hall at 6pm: pre-concert performance. Philharmonia Chamber Players. Free.