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Work: Violin Concerto

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ComposerLigeti, György (1923-2006)
Period20th century
Work typeOrchestral
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LondonRattle with Mahler's 4th

Villa-Lobos, Ligeti, Mahler
London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Simon Rattle; Patricia Kopatchinskaja; Camilla Tilling

BarcelonaSimon Rattle & London Symphony Orchestra

Simon Rattle & London Symphony Orchestra
Mahler, Ligeti
London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Simon Rattle; Patricia Kopatchinskaja; Camilla Tilling

MadridLSO y Rattle con la Cuarta de Mahler en Ibermúsica

© Oliver Helbig
Villa-Lobos, Ligeti, Mahler
London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Simon Rattle; Patricia Kopatchinskaja; Camilla Tilling

ViennaMeisterwerke: London Symphony Orchestra, Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Camilla Tilling & Sir Simon Rattle

Villa-Lobos, Ligeti, Mahler
London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Simon Rattle; Patricia Kopatchinskaja; Camilla Tilling

ParisAnge et démons

Ligeti, Mahler
Orchestre national d'Île-de-France; Case Scaglione; Michael Barenboim; Joélle Harvey
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Precision and transparency from Sakari Oramo and the BBCSO in Ligeti

Sakari Oramo and the BBCSO © BBC | Mark Allan
This final concert of the BBCSO’s Total Immersion day dedicated to György Ligeti, proved to be something a revelation, both in terms of the variety of the music and the quality of the performances.
*****
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Mischief and mastery: Ligeti concertos from Aurora Orchestra

Pierre-Laurent Aimard © Marco Borggreve | Deutsche Grammophon
Not even the BAFTAs going on next door offered the star quality on display in the QEH.
*****
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A rediscovery and a première in Seattle

Ludovic Morlot © Chris Lee
When news of the discovery of Stravinsky's Funeral Song reached the classical music world, a near-revolution of excitement took place.
****1
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Scottish Chamber Orchestra delights in Dvořák

Rossen Gergov conducts a Slavonic Dance sandwich with Haydn and Ligeti filling, Tasmin Little starring in the latter's Violin Concerto.
****1
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The San Francisco Symphony: An innovative programme but with few surprises

For last Sunday’s concert, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony chose a programme with a distinctly Eastern European flavour spanning almost a century and a half. They began with Liszt’s Prometheus, an overture to a set of choral pieces Liszt wrote for a festival celebrating the life and works of German literary philosopher Gottfried von Herder in 1850.
****1
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