Salonen conducts the New York Philharmonic in his “Violin Concerto”, Leila J solos

January 21, 2016
 

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Guest conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the group in Ravel’s “Mother Goose” Ballet Suite and Sibelius’ 5th Symphony. Also on the program Leila Josefowicz is the soloist in conductor Salonen’s “Violin Concerto”.

Thursday January 21: The New York Philharmonic This (NYP 16-17)

Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor    

RAVEL: Mother Goose Suite

Esa-Pekka SALONEN: Violin Concerto (New York Concert Premiere) Leila Josefowicz, violin

SIBELIUS: Symphony No 5

Read about Salonen's Viloin Concerto (2009) and the score in the composer's words here http://www.musicsalesclassical.com/composer/work/37283


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