Guide to the Philharmonia Orchestra

Philharmonia Orchestra © Benjamin Ealovega
Philharmonia Orchestra
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LondonProm 24

Bach, Ravel, Adams
Philharmonia Orchestra; Esa-Pekka Salonen; Marianne Crebassa; Philharmonia Voices

WindsorNathan Meltzer with the Philharmonia Orchestra

Tchaikovsky, Sibelius
Philharmonia Orchestra; Michael Francis; Nathan Meltzer

LondonEsa-Pekka Salonen: Sibelius

Thorvaldsdóttir, Sibelius, Bjarnason
Philharmonia Orchestra; Esa-Pekka Salonen; Pekka Kuusisto
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Questioning the quintessence of Britain

Peter Nardone directs the Three Choirs Festival Chorus and Philharmonia Orchestra in a problematic yet thought-provoking opening concert at Worcester Cathedral.
***11
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Russian powerhouses from the Philharmonia

Denis Kozhukhin provided flowing intensity in Rachmaninov’s Second Piano Concerto while Yuri Temirkanov crafted a polished Shostakovich 5 with the Philharmonia.
***11
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Light and shade: Pelléas et Mélisande at Wormsley

Debussy’s opera of half-lights succeeds in taming the glare of the midsummer sun in Garsington’s new staging.
****1
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Q&A WITH JAKUB HRŮŠA

From Brno to London: Jakub Hrůša

Last week, Czech conductor Jakub Hrůša was appointed as one of two new Principal Guest Conductors of the Philharmonia Orchestra from the 2017/18 season. Before the announcement, Jakub talked to us about his experience working with the orchestra thus far and about Smetana’s Má vlast which he conducts next season.
BIOGRAPHY
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Esa-Pekka Salonen has a restless innovation that marks him as one of the most important artists in classical music. Salonen is the Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor of the Philharmonia Orchestra and Conductor Laureate for the Los Angeles Philharmonic, where he was Music Director from 1992 until 2009.
First Violinist Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay © Benjamin Ealovega
First Violinist Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay
© Benjamin Ealovega