Thursday, 17_01_2019 10 a.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | Public Dress Rehearsal | Series "Spielfeld Klassik" | Save date
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Friday, 18_01_2019 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 3rd Subscription Concert C | with Introduction | Save date
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Igor Strawinsky

Igor Strawinskys works stand out by virtue of their great diversity of style. There was hardly a technique or stylistic development of his time that he didn't deal with, and which did not find expression in his vast body of works, comprising...  more

"Chant funèbre" (Funeral Song)

Nikolaj Rimskij-Korsakow

Suite from the opera "The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and the maiden Fevron"

Intermission

Dmitrij Schostakowitsch

Russian composer Dmitrij Schostakowitsch, born on September 25th 1906 in St. Petersburg, was in a difficult artistic position. He was severely restricted in his artistic freedom by the severe strictures of the Soviet Union's cultural ideologues and...  more

Symphony No. 4 in C minor, Opus 43

Not until 25 years after completing it did Dmitri Shostakovitch release his Fourth Symphony, written in 1935/36, for its world première. The reason for this late release, however, has less to do with the quality of the work as it does with the fact...

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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