Young Australian conductor Daniel Smith makes his long-awaited debut with Il viaggio a Reims at Opera Australia, in Melbourne, bringing his characteristic sparkle in the pit to a huge cast of talents.
PERFORMANCES: MAY 24, 28, 30 AND JUNE 1, 2019
For the ones who have missed the concert at the Berliner Philharmonie, here it is the link to listen to the successful debut of Philipp Kopachevsky and Valentin Uryupin with the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester (DSO Berlin).
Konzertouvertüre ›Con brio‹
Sergei Rachmaninoff (from the minute 44')
Rhapsodie über ein Thema von Paganini für Klavier und Orchester
Suite from the ballett ›Romeo und Julia‹, arranged by Valentin Uryupin
Recent great love": Andrea Lucchesini has called Franz Schubert’s late piano works his "recent great love". Now he acts out this love in three Albums for audite – masterful performances by the renowned Italian pianist whose interpretations are informed by his expertise in Beethoven as well as musical modernism.
Stanislav Kochanovsky, for the first time on the podium of the Orchestre de Paris, conducts the Week-End Rachmaninov for two nights dedicated to the russian composer. The concerts are on Saturday, April 27, at 8.30 PM and Sunday, April 28, at 4:30 PM at the Grande Salle Pierre Boulez, in Paris.
The new album Schumann with Piano concert op. 54 and Kindersznene op. 15 conducted by da John Axelrod and played by the pianist Gloria Campaner and the Orchestra Filarmonica della Fenice, have got 5 stars from the magazine MUSICA; they say about it:
"John Axelrod does miracles to find the perfect alchemy between orchestra and soloist".
On April 25 and 26 John Axelrod conducts the Real Orquesta Sinfonica de Sevilla at Teatro Maestranza. Programme:
Giorgio Battistelli's Richard III, conducted by Tito Ceccherini, won the "Franco Abbiati" Prize 2018. The opera has been rapresented last year at Teatro La Fenice in Venice, directed by Robert Carsen.