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Yannick Nezet-Seguin leads Rotterdam Philharmonic - Tchaikovsky: Pathetique / WQXR 'Album Of the Week'

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Tchaikovsky – a composer of choice at the 2014 Winter Olympics is WQXR: New York pick for Album Of the Week.  In particular, Tchaikovsky's Pathetique performed by the Rotterdam Philharmonic led by Yannick Nézet-Séguin. The new Deutsche Grammophon recording features Violinist Lisa Batiashvili, and the Dutch orchestra's rich textures come through in this nicely-shaped performance.