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Alan Gilbert / Igor Levit / NDR Elbphilhar

Pianist Igor Levit makes a guest appearance with the Elbphilharmonie Orchestra in Residence.

Video available until 25 Sep 2020

Alan Gilbert and the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra bring the season to a virtual end with a live concert featuring a presenter. Pianist Igor Levit makes a guest appearance: Levit last made a splash at the Elbphilharmonie with his cycle of the complete Beethoven sonatas, as well as with streamed concerts that he broadcast from his own living room during the Corona pandemic. Tonight, he appears together with the trumpeter Pedro Miguel Freire in Shostakovich's Concerto for Piano, Trumpet and String Orchestra, which is flanked by works by Thomas Adès and Ludwig van Beethoven. Alan Gilbert himself presents the programme.

Read more about the artists and their programme (in German):

Performers

NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester
Igor Levit piano
Pedro Miguel Freire trumpet
conductor Alan Gilbert

NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester © Peter Hundert

Programme

Thomas Adès (*1971)
Chamber Symphony (1990/91)

Dmitri Schostakowitsch (1906–1975)
Concerto for Piano, Trumpet, and String Orchestra, Op. 35 (1933)

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Symphony No. 4 in B flat Major op. 60 (1806/07)

 

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