NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo

NHK Hall, Tokyo PÄRT: Silhouette, Hommage a Gustave Eiffel TÜÜR: Concerto for Accordion ‘Prophecy’ with Ksenija Sidorova SIBELIUS: Symphony No.2 in D major, Op.43

NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo

NHK Hall, Tokyo PÄRT: Silhouette, Hommage a Gustave Eiffel TÜÜR: Concerto for Accordion ‘Prophecy’ with Ksenija Sidorova SIBELIUS: Symphony No.2 in D major, Op.43

Philharmonia Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall, London HAYDN: Symphony No.101 in D, Op.95 No. 2 BEETHOVEN: Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C major, Op.56 with Lars Vogt, Christian Tetzlaff & Tanja Tetzlaff NIELSEN: Symphony No.6

Philharmonia Orchestra

Basingstoke, The Anvil HAYDN: Symphony No.101 in D, Op.95 No. 2 BEETHOVEN: Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C major, Op.56 with Lars Vogt, Christian Tetzlaff & Tanja Tetzlaff NIELSEN: Symphony No.6

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PAAVO JÄRVI BRINGS THE NHK SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ON TOUR TO EUROPE AND RELEASES FIRST CD OF STRAUSS TONE POEMS

Currently in his second season as Chief Conductor of the NHK Symphony Orchestra, Paavo Järvi brings Japan’s leading ensemble on tour to Europe this Spring as a part of the orchestra’s 90th birthday celebrations with concerts at Berlin Philharmonie (28 February), Luxembourg Philharmonie (1 March), Paris Philharmonie (2 March), Amsterdam Concertgebouw (4 March), London Royal Festival Hall (6 March), Vienna Konzerthaus (7 March) and Köln Philharmonie (8 March). Featured repertoire includes Mahler Symphony No.6 “Tragische”, Shostakovch Symphony No.10, Toru Takemitsu’s Requiem for Strings (1957), Mozart Violin Concerto No.3 in G major K.216 and Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor. Joining them on stage is soloist Janine Jansen. Coinciding with the tour, Sony is releasing Paavo Järvi’s first recording with the NHK Symphony Orchestra on the Red Seal Label – Richard Strauss’ tone poems Ein Heldenleben and Don Juan recorded live in concert from Suntory Hall in Tokyo. “I am extremely excited about bringing the NHK Symphony Orchestra to Europe and also proud to “show off” these musicians because the orchestra is, in my opinion, one of the best ensembles I have ever had the pleasure to conduct” commented Paavo Järvi. “I personally got to know the quality of their playing quite […]