To the left, Christoph Eschenbach
By Dan Lowell
La Filarmonica is pleased to announce another great concert of their 5th Season a great symphony and three premieres:
STUTTGART SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
CHRISTOPH ESCHENBACH, conductor
TZIMON BARTO, piano
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Piano Concerto in G major
Duration approx. 23’
Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
Symphony Nº 5 (1902)
Duration approx. 68’
Traeurmarsch. In gemessenem Schritt.
Streng. Wie ein Kondukt
Stürmisch bewegt. Mit grösster Vehemenz.
Scherzo. Kräftig, Nicht zu schnell.
Adagietto. Sehr langsam-Attaca.
Rondo-Finale. Allegro-Allegro giocoso.
To present maestro Eschenbach with one of his works of reference, Mahler’s Fifth is a privilege. Actual musical director of the Kennedy Center and the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, he is one of the most prominent conductors of his generation. He has been rewarded with prestigious prizes and acknowledgement in his dedication to music, as the Academy of the Schleswig-Holstein Orchestra.
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