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    Youth Concert

    • Franz Schubert

      With the compositions of Franz Schubert, a new sound entered music history: a cantabile tenderness, which, time and again, completely unexpectedly shifts into an evocation of dark depression and fateful, inescapable catastrophe. These abrupt mood…

      Symphony No. 7 in B minor, D. 759 "Unfinished"

    • Lera Auerbach

      A renaissance artist for modern times, Lera Auerbach is a widely recognized conductor, pianist, and composer. She is also a published poet and an exhibited visual artist. All of her work is interconnected as part of a cohesive and comprehensive…

      "Diary of a Madman" Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, premiere and commissioned work of the Munich Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra and Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

    • Zoltán Kodály

      Zoltán Kodály was born on December 16, 1882 as son of a railroad official in Kecskemét, Hungary and spent his youth in various Hungarian villages, where he became familiar with Hungarian folk music. His father played the violin, his mother played the…

      "Dances of Galánta"

    • Giedrė Šlekytė Conductor

      Born in Vilnius, Lithuania, Giedrė Šlekytė began her musical education at the National Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis Art-School in Vilnius. She went on to study conducting at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz, the Academy of…

    • Gautier Capuçon Cello

      Gautier Capuçon is a true 21st century ambassador for the cello. Performing internationally with many of the world’s foremost conductors and instrumentalists, he is also a passionate ambassador for the Orchestre à l'École Association which brings…

    • Malte ArkonaModerator