Orpheus photo  ©zach alan / molina visuals. lisiecki Photo by Holger Hage.

 

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Jan Lisiecki, Piano

Henryk Górecki    Three Pieces in the Old Style

Felix MENDELSSOHN
Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25
Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40
Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 “Italian”

As part of the “Chopin and His Europe” International Music Festival, Orpheus joins forces with 22-year old Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki for Mendelssohn’s story piano concertos. Lisiecki was brought to international attention in 2010, after the Fryderyk Chopin Institute issued a recording of Chopin’s piano concertos, performed live by Jan at age 13 and 14. BBC Music Magazine wrote of the “mature musicality” of his playing and commended the “sensitively distilled” insights of his Chopin interpretations; the release was awarded the Diapason Découverte. Confirming his status among the most imaginative and poetic pianists of his generation, Deutsche Grammophon signed an exclusive contract with Jan in 2011, when he was just 15 years old.

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More upcoming performances

Fellowship Recital: Nathaniel Taylor, cello

February 24, 2019 | 6:00PM
ShapeShifter Lab
Brooklyn

Orpheus on Tour- Bilbao, Spain

March 1, 2019 | 7:15PM
Palacio Euskalduna
Bilbao, Spain

Orpheus on Tour- Bilbao, Spain

March 2, 2019 | 6:30PM
Palacio Euskalduna
Bilbao, Spain

Orpheus on Tour- Bilbao, Spain

March 3, 2019 | 5:00PM
Palacio Euskalduna
Bilbao, Spain

Twilight at Tarisio | Madrid: City of Spanish Flair

March 13, 2019 | 6:30PM
Tarisio
New York, NY


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