Symphonic Concert

Gewandhausorchester Leipzig / Andris Nelsons

Mendelssohn, Schumann

Andris NelsonsAndris Nelsons © Marco Borggreve
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Tuesday, 22 January 2019 — 8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Duration: about 1h45 with 1 intermission

Program

  • Felix Mendelssohn
    Ruy Blas – Ouverture
  • Robert Schumann
    Symphonie n° 2
    Entracte
  • Felix Mendelssohn
    Symphonie n° 4 "Italienne"

Distribution

  • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
  • Andris Nelsons
Two Romantic geniuses, back-to-back: Schumann, with his inward-looking focus on emotions, and Mendelssohn, master of light historically linked to the legendary Gewandhaus Orchestra of Leipzig, conducted here by Andris Nelsons.

media

Robert Schumann : Symphonie n° 2 en do majeur op. 61, II. Scherzo - Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Riccardo Chailly (direction)
Felix Mendelssohn : Ruy Blas op. 95, Ouverture de la pièce de Victor Hugo - Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Riccardo Chailly (direction)
Felix Mendelssohn : Symphonie n° 4 en la majeur op. 90 « Italienne », IV. Saltarello - Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Kurt Masur