Leonidas Kavakos performs Brahms’s formidable — and popular — Violin Concerto, with its perfect melding of bravura passages, serene melodies, and spicy Gypsy folk rhythms. Plus New York Premieres of Esa-Pekka Salonen’s magical Wing on Wing (“the most unabashedly beautiful and introspective music that Salonen has written” — Los Angeles Times) and Kravis Emerging Composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir’s Aeriality.
Violin Concerto - Brahms
Aeriality - Anna Thorvaldsdottir
Wing on Wing - Esa-Pekka Salonen
Alan Gilbert, Conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
Anu Komsi, Soprano
Piia Komsi, Soprano
$34.00 - $130.00
Lincoln Center - David Geffen Hall
65th and Broadway, New York, NY 10023
Part of Lincoln Center, one of the world's leading cultural centers, it is a triumph of modern architecture. All side seating faces ninety degrees to the stage.
members' rating of venue:
1/9 66th Street / Lincoln Center
Specify "wheelchair location" when ordering tickets. Call the House Manager on the morning of the performance to ensure that the seats will be removed (212-875-5007). Infrared available, large print and braille programs available, elevator access to all seat locations (but there may be stairs going down to loge and balcony seating).