Best of 2019 Highlights

Notable Performances of 2019 and of the Decade – The New Yorker Notable Recordings of 2019: Olga Neuwirth, “ . . .miramondo multiplo . . . ,” “Remnants of Songs,” “Masaot / Clocks without Hands”; Ingo Metzmacher conducting the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra,[…]

Beethoven’s “Eroica” and a tribute to Oliver Knussen with the LA Philharmonic

Susanna Mälkki joins forces with violinist Leila Josefowicz for a series of concerts this December as Guest Conductor of the LA Philharmonic. On December 6, 7, & 8, Mälkki conducts one of the most revolutionary works in Western music: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 Eroica.[…]

Busoni, Filidei, Mozart, and Liszt with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

On November 20 & 21, Susanna Mälkki leads the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra in an eclectic program of works by Ferruccio Busoni, Francesco Filidei, Mozart, and Liszt. Garrick Ohlsson, the winner of the International Chopin Competition in 1970, is renowned for his[…]

Messiaen’s ‘Turangalîla Symphony’ with the Orchestre national de Lyon

Susanna Mälkki returns to Lyon to conduct the Orchestre national de Lyon in Messiaen’s opulent Turangalîla Symphony on November 15 & 16. The November 15 concert is free for students, and on November 16, the concert is part of the ensemble’s season[…]

Concerts with the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra & Helsinki Chamber Choir

After her fantastic performances in the United States, Susanna Mälkki returns to Finland to conduct the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and Helsinki Chamber Choir in two concerts featuring works by Giacinto Scelsi, Dieter Ammann, and Gustav Holst. On November 6 & 7, the[…]