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Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Ólafsson / Denève

Thursday 23 March 2023
Großer Saal


Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra

Víkingur Ólafsson, Klavier

Stéphane Denève, Dirigent


Sergej Prokofjew

Ljubow k trjom apelsinam »Die Liebe zu den drei Orangen«. Symphonische Suite op. 33a (1919)

Edvard Grieg

Konzert für Klavier und Orchester a-moll op. 16 (1868)


Sergej Rachmaninoff

Symphonische Tänze op. 45 (1940)


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Clavieristic Spark Flights

Víkingur Ólafsson opens doors to a new world for his audience: the Icelandic-born composer focuses on broadening horizons in his interpretations and projects. In one of his CD recordings, for example, he juxtaposed piano pieces by Rameau with compositions by Debussy. He will put one of the most popular and at the same time most imposing piano concertos of the late Romantic period in a new light. With the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra under the direction of its principal conductor Stéphane Denève, Ólafsson will interpret the work that established Edvard Grieg's early fame. According to Grieg's recollection, the intrepid Franz Liszt once sight-read the full-throated work with its breathtaking cadenza: »At last, with a strange, heartfelt emphasis, he said to me, playing back my work: go on, I tell you, you have what it takes, and - don't be deterred.«

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