Tuesday, 12_11_2019 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 2nd Subscription Concert k4 | with Introduction | Save date
Thursday, 14_11_2019 7_30 p.m. | Musikverein Wien | Tour | Save date

Change of program

Bitte beachten Sie: Aus organisatorischen Gründen findet die 2. öffentliche Generalprobe nicht am 12. November 2019 statt, sondern am 8. November 2019.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven, born in December 1770 in Bonn into a musical family, attracted attention early in his life thanks to his outstanding musical talent. In 1792 the Prince Elector of Bonn sent him to Vienna to enable him to perfect his knowledge...  more

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 3 in C minor, Opus 37

"One of the most splendid pieces ever written in this genre," said Friedrich Rochlitz, editor of the Allgemeine Musikalische Zeitung, in a review of Beethoven´s third piano concerto published in the early 19th century. When Beethoven composed this...

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Intermission

Anton Bruckner

Opinions once varied on the music of Anton Bruckner (born on September 4, 1824 in Ansfelden, near Linz), who ranks amongst the great symphonists after Beethoven. While one faction regarded him as a destroyer of traditions, the other side ecstatically...  more

Symphony No. 7 in E major

It was his Seventh Symphony, written between 1881 and 1883, that enabled Anton Bruckner to achieve his actual breakthrough as a symphonist. As early as the Leipzig world première on December 30, 1884 under the direction of Arthur Nikisch, Bruckner...

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Valery Gergiev, Conductor

Born in Moscow, Valery Gergiev initially studied conducting under Ilya Musin at the Leningrad Conservatory. While still a student, he won the Herbert von Karajan conducting competition in Berlin. In 1978, aged 24, Valery Gergiev became assistant...  more

Rudolf Buchbinder, Piano

One of today’s legendary performers, Rudolf Buchbinder has appeared in concerts with renowned orchestras and conductors all over the world for more than 50 years. For his 70th birthday in the 2016/17 season, he was celebrated in such venues as the...  more