Sir Simon Rattle

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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (Excerpt, Opening)
Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Rhapsody in Blue (Excerpt, Opening) [feat. Wayne Marshall]
The Planets, Op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (Vivace)
The Planets , Op. 32: VI. Uranus, the Magician (Allegro)
The Creation, Hob. XXI:2, Pt. 1: The Representation of Chaos

Sir Simon Denis Rattle, OM CBE (born 19 January 1955), is an English conductor. He rose to international prominence during the 1980s and 1990s, while Music Director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (1980-1998). He has been principal conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic since 2002, and plans to leave his position at the end of his current contract, in 2018. It was announced in March 201 ...