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Bow to Reason

Digital, OAE Player

Bow to Reason


This film will premiere on OAE Player on 11 January 2021, at 8pm GMT


BEETHOVEN Fidelio OvertureAbscheulicher from Fidelio; Introduction and Air ‘Gott! welch’ Dunkel hier! From Fidelio; O namenlose Freude from Fidelio

BRAHMS Violin Concerto, op 77 in D major

Alina Ibragimova violin
Sir Mark Elder conductor

We begin the new year with a selection of pieces from Beethoven’s much-loved Fidelio, followed by Brahm’s Violin Concerto with multi-award winning violinist Alina Ibragimova. The concerto is a landmark in the shift towards romanticism, breaking the bonds of convention and taking flight.

This event was pre-recorded at Glyndebourne will be premiered on Monday 11 January on OAE Player.