This month sees the end to Leif Ove Andsnes and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra's four year long journey with Beethoven as it comes to conclusion in style with a residency in Bodø - in the very North of Norway - which is immediately followed by a three concert residency at…
Theartsdesk.com reports from the Bergen Festival:
"If this were only the kind of international festival you might get elsewhere – and it’s still a big “only” where Bergen’s flagship fortnight of theatre, dance, art and music is concerned – your correspondent would have little of idiosyncratic cultural value to offer…
As the highly successful Asian tour came to an end this weekend, the UK press announced the start of ticket sales to this year's Proms including interview features with Leif Ove on BBC Radio 3's Music Matters and in The Daily Telegraph: "The formidable Norwegian pianist tells…
Leif Ove Andsnes and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra are back on the road together taking the Beethoven Journey to Asia. With a packed tour which has so far included performances in Hong Kong, Tapei, Kaohsiung and a residency in Shanghai, the musicians perform tonight in Goyang (Korea) before heading for Japan.
For the grand finale of The Beethoven Journey, Leif Ove will be performing all five Beethoven Piano Concertos with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra over three nights at The Royal Albert Hall as part of the 2015 BBC Proms (23, 24, 26 July). Edward Blakeman, the director of this year’s BBC Proms, told the Guardian,“The piano…
Leif Ove will be a special guest on BBC Radio 3's In Tune on 23 April live from London to announce a special engagement which will also be the grand finale to the Beethoven Journey.
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