Estonian National Symphony Orchestra with Pianist Joyce Yang
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The last date listed for Estonian National Symphony Orchestra with Pianist Joyce Yang was Sunday March 29, 2009 / 3:00pm.
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For over 250 years, Handel's Messiah has stood as one of the most beloved works in classical music history. This year, the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra honors the joyous holiday season with a performance of this monumental celebration of faith and the human experience. The orchestra will be conducted by Nicholas McGegan, who has beautifully interpreted Handel's Messiah for over 20 years. They'll be joined onstage by the Philharmonia Chorale and distinguished guest soloists, who color Handel's various movements with rich tones and passionate intensity. Experience the true meaning of the season at this uplifting concert as you thrill to the blazing trumpets, thundering timpani and a chorus of heavenly voices. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
- "Brilliant...a surprise highlight of the year." --The New York Times
<p>Founded more than 80 years ago, the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra has performed with many of the world's leading conductors—including Neeme Jarvi, Valery Gergiev, and Kurt Masur—and recorded several internationally acclaimed discs for Virgin Classics, winning a Grammy Award in 2003 and BBC Music Magazine's Best Orchestral Recording award in 2006. Now on its eagerly awaited debut American tour, the 100-member ensemble appears under the direction of the sensational Estonian conductor Eri Klas in a program featuring 2005 Van Cliburn Silver Medalist Joyce Yang at the piano. "Brilliant...a surprise highlight of the year" (New York Times).</p> <p>Program:</p> <p>Pärt/Cantus In Memoriam Benjamin Britten</p> <p>Rachmaninoff/Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18</p> <p>Sibelius/Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43</p>
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