Friday, 26 May 2017

Zurich International Orchestra Series at Cadogan Hall

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The Cadogan Hall's Zurich International Orchestra Series returns for the 11th series in 2017/18 with 16 concerts performed by 14 orchestras, including the Mariinsky Orchestra with Valery Gergiev, the SWR Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart with Sir Roger Norrington, the Dresden Philharmonic with Michael Sanderling and the Bruckner Orchestra Linz. The series opens on 6 October 2017 with Ivor Bolton conducting the Basel Symphony Orchestra in a programme including Busoni's Lustspiel.

Soloists during the season include a fine array of pianists with Peter Donohoe in Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 4 with the St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor Alexander Dmitriev, Stephen Hough in Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Basel Chamber Orchestra, conductor Heinz Holliger, Lars Vogt in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2 with Andrew Manze and the NDR Symphony Orchestra, Francesco Piemontesi in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 with the SWR Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart and Sir Roger Norrington, and John Lill in Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2 with Rumon Gamba and the Wurth Philharmonic Orchestra. 
The Czech National Symphony Orchestra and Petr Altricher perform with two pianists, Barry Douglas in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 and Pavel Kolesnikov in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4.  Kolesnikov returns with the Flanders Symphony Orchestra and conductor Jan Latham Koenig to perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1. 

Concerts from the Brussels Philharmonic and conductor Stephane Deneve feature two violinists, Nikolaj Zneider in Bruch's Violin Concerto and James Ehnes in Bernstein's Serenade.

Full details from the Cadogan Hall website (PDF).

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