Thu 12 Sep 2019 20:15

Opening concert: The colours of Paris

Valery Gergiev & Lahav Shani
12 Sep 2019
20:15
  • Thu 12 Sep 2019
    20:15
    De Doelen, Rotterdam
    Grote Zaal
  • Prices are exclusive service costs of € 2,75 per order. Click here for more information about service costs.

Program

conductor Valery Gergiev | piano Lahav Shani | orchestra Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Escaich Ritual Opening (world premiere) | Stravinsky Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments | Debussy La mer | Ravel Bolero

A unique opening concert: Chief Conductor and top-flight pianist Lahav Shani now appears as a soloist with his own orchestra under the baton of former Chief Conductor Valery Gergiev. This concert also features the world premiere of a commissioned work by Thierry Escaich and closes with the famous Bolero: as if seen through a kaleidoscope, the same melody is successively given a different instrumentation.

The world premiere of Escaich was written with the support of the Sylvia Tóth Compositiefonds for the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and the Rotterdam Philharmonic Gergiev Festival.

Cookies
We make use of cookies. Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer, tablet or telephone. In this way we ensure that our website works efficiently and that we can adapt our content to the interests of our visitors.
More about cookies