Budapest Festival Orchestra / Alexandre Kantorow / Iván Fischer

Liszt: Piano Concerto / Mahler: Symphony No. 1 – Hamburg International Music Festival

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A virtuoso like Franz Liszt

Conductor Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra are an outstanding team with decades of experience: Fischer founded the orchestra in his native city almost 40 years ago, and together they have gained international renown. For their concert as part of the Hamburg International Music Festival, the popular performers return to the Elbphilharmonie and team up with the celebrated young pianist Alexandre Kantorow. Above all since 2019, when he won the gold medal in the piano category at the prestigious International Tchaikovsky Competition at the age of 22 – the first French winner in the history of the competition – Kantorow has been one of the most sought-after artists of his generation. At the Elbphilharmonie he performs the solo part of Franz Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with its delightful contrasts.

Performers

Budapest Festival Orchestra

Alexandre Kantorow piano

conductor Iván Fischer

Programme

Franz Liszt
Konzert für Klavier und Orchester Nr. 2 A-Dur S 125

- Interval -

Gustav Mahler
Sinfonie Nr. 1 D-Dur »Titan«

Estimated end time

22:00

Festival

Hamburg International Music Festival

Promoter: HamburgMusik

During your visit

Elbphilharmonie Plaza

A public viewing platform on the 8th floor of the Elbphilharmonie

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Food and Drink

Before the concert and in the interval

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