PAAVO JÄRVI AND THE MOSTLY MOZART ORCHESTRA: ‘MAGNIFICENT … IN EVERY WAY’

Following last week’s performance at the Mostly Mozart Festival in New York, the Huffington Post must have written what is every artist’s dream review: “At the close of Friday night’s Mostly Mozart concert in Geffen Hall, Paavo Järvi and the Festival Orchestra brought down the house with Beethoven’s Fourth Symphony—and how many times do you get to say that of anyone these days? You might […]

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts PÄRT: La Sindone MOZART: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622 with Martin Fröst BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.4 in B flat major, Op.60

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts PÄRT: La Sindone MOZART: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622 with Martin Fröst BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.4 in B flat major, Op.60

Verbier Festival and Academy

Salle des Combins DEBUSSY: Iberia BRAHMS: Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor Op.102 with Leonidas Kavakos and Alexander Buzlov PROKOFIEV: Symphony No.5 in B flat major, Op.100

THEARTSDESK AT THE PÄRNU MUSIC FESTIVAL 2016

theartsdesk.com: Where would you go to hear the most electrifying and collegial orchestral playing in the world? It used to be Lucerne while Claudio Abbado was alive. Now that the Lucerne Festival Orchestra has become like any classy superband, the answer is Pärnu in the south of Estonia. It’s a modest town of nearly 40,000 inhabitants, but its numbers treble in the summer, with visitors […]