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Composer: Widmann, Jörg (b. 1973)

February 2018
Evening performance
Matinee performance
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AmsterdamWelser-Möst and Concertgebouw Orchestra: Widmann and Beethoven

© Roger Mastroianni
Beethoven, Widmann
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; Franz Welser-Möst

New York CityBoston Symphony Orchestra

© Marco Borggreve
Mozart, Widmann, Strauss R.
Boston Symphony Orchestra; Andris Nelsons; Steven Ansell; Yo-Yo Ma

BambergKammerkonzert: Kodály bis Piazzolla

Kodály, Cassado, Widmann, Piazzolla
Mayra Budagjan; Lucie de Roos; Maria Ollikainen

BambergHrůša dirigiert WidmannPremière

Janáček, Widmann, Brahms
Bamberger Symphoniker; Jakub Hrůša; Christian Gerhaher

BambergHrůša dirigiert WidmannPremière

Janáček, Widmann, Rachmaninov
Bamberger Symphoniker; Jakub Hrůša; Christian Gerhaher
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Mindful mission, perfect poet

Leif Ove Andsnes © Özgür Albayrak
The gifted Norwegian pianist brought a programme of varied and demanding works to the fourth recital of Lucerne’s renowned Piano Festival.
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Reviving the art of the string duo

Patricia Kopatchinskaja © Julia Wesely
The violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja's endless curiosity was on display at a recital of duos with cellist Jay Campbell at the Park Avenue Armory. 
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Uchida plays to her strengths in Salzburg

Dame Mitsuko Uchida © Salzburger Festspiele | Marco Borrelli
On a warm summer's evening in Mozart's home city, Japanese master pianist Dame Mitsuko Uchida delivered a delicately crafted solo recital.
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Belcea Quartet excels in Britten and Shostakovich

The Belcea Quartet and Jörg Widmann © Sam Murray-Sutton
Britten and Shostakovich were great friends, so it was appropriate that both composers were represented in the Belcea Quartet's two recitals on the opening weekend of the 70th Aldeburgh Festival. 
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An impressive Babylon at the Holland Festival

Babylon © Hans van der Woerd
The loud cheers for the performers were richly deserved, although Jörg Widmann’s imposing but sprawling Babylon was not well-served by the concert format.
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