Kavakos Premieres Dutilleux's 'L’Arbre des Songes'
Thursday, February 04, 2016
Thursday at 9 pm, Ivan Fischer leads violinist Leonidas Kavakos and the New York Philharmonic in the world premiere of L'Arbre des Songes by Henri Dutilleux, whose centennial is this year (he was born on Jan. 22, 1916).
The program also includes a pair of 20th century works: Bela Bartók's Rumanian Folk Dances and Sergei Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2.
Conductor: Ivan Fischer
Soloist: Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Béla Bartók: Rumanian Folk Dances
Henri Dutilleux: L’Arbre des Songes (New York Philharmonic premiere)
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2