Beethoven 9 in London and Spain
On Friday, 9 April at 7.30pm, the Philharmonia Chorus performed Beethoven's Ninth Symphony in the Royal Festival Hall, London, with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under the exciting young conductor, Ilan Volkov. This concert completed its cycle of Beethoven symphonies. Two days later, on Sunday 11 April, the concert was repeated in the Auditorio Miguel Delibes, Valladolid, Spain. The London performance was recorded by BBC Radio 3 for future broadcast.