Symphonic Concert

LSO / Adams

Grande Salle Pierre BoulezGrande Salle Pierre Boulez © William Beaucardet
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Saturday, 10 December 2016 — 8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie


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


  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • John Adams, conducting
  • Leila Josefowicz, violin
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.


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