NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra / Krzysztof Urbański

Mozart / Lutosławski / Tchaikovsky

This concert has already taken place! € 72.00 | 62.00 | 42.00 | 26.00 | 15.00
This concert has already taken place! € 72.00 | 62.00 | 42.00 | 26.00 | 15.00

Mozart as an opener, Tchaikovsky to finish up – and that's no coincidence: »Maybe I love Mozart so much,« the great Russian composer once explained, »because his healthy joie de vivre brought solace and calm to me as a child rendered confused and morally sick by his time.« When he was working on his Fourth Symphony, Tchaikovsky must have been particularly in need of a good dose of Mozartian joy: his »Fate« Symphony gives deep insight into the torn soul of the composer, the 125th anniversary of whose death falls in November 2018. The music reveals in no uncertain terms the emotional pain of a man who was at loggerheads with the society of his time. A description also apt for Witold Lutosławski's Cello Concerto, which Nicolas Altstaedt presents as part of his residency with the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra.

Performers

NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester

Nicolas Altstaedt violoncello

conductor Krzysztof Urbański

Programme

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ouvertüre zu »Die Zauberflöte« KV 620

Witold Lutosławski
Konzert für Violoncello und Orchester

- Interval -

Piotr I. Tschaikowsky
Sinfonie Nr. 4 f-Moll op. 36

Pre-Concert Talk
10:00 / Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Großer Saal

Estimated end time
13:00

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Festival

Poland

Portrait Nicolas Altstaedt

Promoter: NDR

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