Daniil Trifonov and the Philadelphia Orchestra open a new season of Carnegie Hall Live, 4/18 @ 8pm
Nézet-Séguin led a performance of the Ravel's La valse that teetered between flashes of brilliant color with driving rhythms and moments when a melody would joyously bloom.
4/18 Ravel: La valse Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1 Gabriela Lena Frank: Chasqui from Leyendas: An Andean Walkabout Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 (Daniil Trifonov, p; The Philadelphia Orchestra; Yannick Nézet-Séguin, cond)
4/25 Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade Villa-Lobos: Preludio from Bachianas brasileiras No. 4, Harmonica Concerto, Chôros No. 10 (José Staneck, harmonica; São Paulo Symphony Orchestra and Choir; Marin Alsop, cond)