Leonidas Kavakos plays Sibelius’ “Violin Concerto” with the Philharmonic on the “Evening Concert”
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Music Director Alan Gilbert conducts. Leonidas KAVakos is the soloist in Sibelius’ “Violin Concerto”. Also on the program Esa-Pekka Salonen’s 2014 composition “Karawane” for Chorus and Orchestra.
Thursday June 9: The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 16-37)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert; *New York Choral Artists; Joseph Flummerfelt, director
SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto (Leonidas Kavakos, violin)
SHOSTAKOVICH: Age of Gold Suite
*SALONEN (b. 1958, Finland): Karawane for Chorus and Orchestra (2014)