When the soloist enters over a brief introduction by oscillating strings, it’s as though the violin were emerging from a pristine Nordic landscape.
The second movement spins a melody of exquisite radiance; the final opening with a galloping rhythm led by the timpani, is a breathless, non-stop showcase for the soloist’s brilliance.
In the United States he has conducted the New York Philharmonic, Cleveland, Chicago Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Philadelphia, and Boston Symphony orchestras.
He has been artistic director of the International Concerts Wolfegg in Germany for more than 20 years.
Fortunately for the world, his deep love of the instrument gave us his Violin Concerto, whose American premiere the New York Philharmonic mounted in 1906.Indem du unsere Benachrichtigungen zulässt, erklärst du dich damit einverstanden, dass wir deine Browser ID nutzen, um dir Push-Benachrichtigungen zukommen zu lassen.Du kannst diese Einwilligung jederzeit und ohne Angabe von Gründen wieder deaktivieren.He has been principal guest conductor of the Mariinsky Orchestra since 2010, and was previously principal guest conductor of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra.Following a triumphant return to the Tanglewood festival with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Juanjo Mena, Mr. 4 and 5 was released on the LSO Live label in March 2018.