Archive: CANCELED | Mozart/Ives

Festspielhaus Großer Saal

Louis Schwizgebel . Patrick Hahn

Costs

EUR 45, 39, 34, 28, 12

PROGRAM

* Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A major KV 414
* Charles Ives Symphony No. 2  

 

Classical Music The American composer Charles Ives was an insurance broker, had a reputation as a solitary eccentric and loved inserting musical quotations into his works. In 1901 he completed the second of his six symphonies, and it is this that the Tonkunstler Orchestra and young Austrian conductor Patrick Hahn have chosen to start their rediscovery of his oeuvre for themselves and their audience. "Music is for moving you, not impressing you", says Louis Schwizgebel, who prefers to play Schubert, Mozart and Beethoven than Rachmaninov or Tchaikovsky. Voilà: the Swiss pianist makes his Tonkunstler debut with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s delicate A major Piano Concerto K. 414, which was written in Vienna and builds magical bridges between simplicity and virtuosity.

 

Because of the current regulations on Covid-19 prevention, our concert programmes have had to be modified. The original plan was to perform as our opening piece Felix Mendellsohn’s overture Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, but this is unfortunately no longer possible. The Piano Concerto K. 415 in C major by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be replaced by the one in A major K. 414.

 

Louis Schwizgebel piano, Patrick Hahn conductor, Tonkunstler Orchestra

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