David Robertson and Pierre-Laurent Aimard

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Thursday, April 25, 2013

David Robertson and Pierre-Laurent Aimard return to the New York Philharmonic to perform the U.S. premiere of Tristan Murail’s Le Désenchantement du monde, Symphonic Concerto for Piano and Orchestra. The work is a Philharmonic co-commission with Bavarian Radio, the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra.

The program also includes Messiaen’s Les Offrandes Oubliées, Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23, also with Aimard as soloist, and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2.

Program details:

Messian: Les Offrandes Oubliées: Méditation Symphonique pour Orchestra (The Forgotten Offerings: Symphonic Meditation for Orchestra)

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major

Murail: Piano Concerto (U.S. premiere, New York Philharmonic co-commission with Bavarian Radio Symphony, the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 2

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