Berg in Zürich
19.9.2016, Tonhalle Zürich, Switzerland, argovia philharmonic, Conductor: Douglas Bostock:
Beethoven - Symphony No. 1
Berg - Violin Concerto "To the Memory of an Angel" (1935)
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
In the conductor's room back stage before the concert together with the violin soloist, Sophia Jaffé, framing the famous portrait of Alban Berg by the Swiss artist, Franz Rederer (1899-1965), made in 1935, around the time of the composition of the Violin Concerto, a few months before the composer's premature death.