On May 28, Susanna Mälkki joins forces with Berlin Philharmonic’s Karajan Academy to celebrate the 100th birthday of Hungarian composer György Ligeti. Under Mälkki’s baton, this exceptional tribute showcases Ligeti’s versatile and creative compositions, ranging from the pensive “Ramifications” to the witty “Poème Symphonique for 100 metronomes,” and the dynamic “Piano Concerto” featuring pianist and Ligeti expert, Pierre-Laurent Aimard. Susanna Mälkki’s leadership promises an unforgettable evening of musical exploration and artistic excellence, honoring Ligeti’s enduring legacy.

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