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Esa Pekka Salonen conducts Debussy, Ravel and Beethoven – With David Fray

Orchestre de Paris

Esa Pekka Salonen conducts Debussy, Ravel and Beethoven – With David Fray Orchestre de Paris

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Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the Orchestre de Paris for an exceptional concert with the pianist David Fray.

After studying conducting and composition at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki, Esa-Pekka Salonen became director of the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra. He left Europe to become the music director of one of the world's greatest orchestras: the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Thus, Esa-Pekka Salonen made his name as a charismatic director introducing the public to the contemporary music.

In this concert, Esa-Pekka Salonen joins forces with the Orchestre de Paris and the rising star of the French ipano David Fray for a programme made up of Debussy's La Mer, Ravel's Concerto in G and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7.

Program

  • Claude Debussy, La Mer, trois esquisses symphoniques pour orchestre
    • 1. From dawn to noon on the sea
    • 2. Play of the waves
    • 3. Dialogue of the wind and the sea
  • Maurice Ravel, Piano Concerto in G Major
    • 1. Allegramente
    • 2. Adagio assai
    • 3. Presto
  • Johann Sebastian Bach, Partita No. 6 in E Minor, BWV 830
    • Allemande
  • Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
    • 1. Poco sostenuto – Vivace
    • 2. Allegretto
    • 3. Presto – Assai meno presto
    • 4. Allegro con brio

Details

  • Directed by: Sébastien Glas
  • Venue: Salle Pleyel (Paris, France)
  • Production date: 2012
  • Recording date: 8 June 2011
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min
  • Production: © Idéale Audience - 2012
  • Available version(s): EN

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