Symphonic Concert

LSO / Adams

John Adams John Adams © D. Ogrady
Leila Josefowicz Leila Josefowicz © D.R
Past event(s)

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Saturday, 10 December 2016 — 8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Program

  • Béla Bartók
    Images hongroises
  • Igor Stravinski
    Orpheus
    Entracte
  • John Adams
    Sheherazade.2, concerto pour violon (création française)

Distribution

  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • John Adams
  • Leila Josefowicz
Leila Josefowicz, who gave the first performances of John Adams’s first two violin concertos, will interpret Scheherezade.2, a "dramatic symphony" for violin and orchestra in which she is the incarnation of all the Scheherezades of today, threatened and opressed by fanatics because they are...women.

media

Hungarian Sketches, Sz. 97: II. Bear Melody
Orpheus - Ballet in 3 Scenes: 2nd scene