Alan Gilbert and the Orchestra conclude their three-concert stint at the Vienna Konzerthaus with works by The Marie-Josée Kravis Composer-in-Residence Christopher Rouse, Mozart, and Musorgsky. The performance brings the EUROPE / SPRING 2013 tour to a close, and the musicians head to New York to resume performing for their hometown audience.
In Vienna, following the final concert of the EUROPE / SPRING 2013 tour, New York Philharmonic musicians answer tour photographer and videographer Chris Lee’s question, “What was a highlight of the tour for you?” Hear the responses of Assistant Principal Viola Irene Breslaw, Principal Cello Carter Brey, cellist Eric Bartlett, The Marie-Josée Kravis Composer-in-Residence Christopher Rouse, and bassist Blake Hinson.
The Philharmonic arrives in Vienna, the final stop of the EUROPE / SPRING 2013 tour, to commemorate the centennial of the Vienna Konzerthaus. Joshua Bell and Emanuel Ax join Alan Gilbert and the Orchestra for two of the three concerts in the city of music.
In Vienna, Austria, Principal Trumpet Philip Smith offers his beleaguered colleague, Principal Trombone Joseph Alessi, a solution to the never-ending question of where and how brass players can practice on the road. Hint: it involves pillows. Lots of pillows.
Did you miss it? Re-live Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic performing works including Magnus Lindberg's Kraft at the Volkswagen Gläserne Manufaktur on medici.tv.
The EUROPE / SPRING 2013 tour has embarked on its German leg. Emanuel Ax joined the Orchestra for concerts in Dortmund and Berlin, and a quartet of Philharmonic principal players were musical emissaries at the U.S. Ambassador to Germany’s Berlin residence.
This week the Orchestra traveled to Dresden for two concerts, each with a very different flavor. The first featured Mozart, Bloch, and Musorgsky at Dresden's grand Semperoper. The second, Webcast live around the world from Volkswagen's Transparent Factory, featured Magnus Lindberg's theatrical, out-of-the-box Kraft,as well as Christopher Rouse's Prospero's Rooms and Bernstein's Serenade with violinist Joshua Bell.
Catch glimpses of the musicians' rehearsal and other preparations for the performance of Magnus Lindberg's Kraft, — Webcast, live! — May 14 at 8:00 p.m. in Germany, 2:00 p.m. New York time.