Leif Ove Andsnes and Matthias Goerne have just returned from a mega journey with Schubert. Performing "Die Schöne Müllerin" "Winterreise" and "Schwanengesang" in residencies in Brussels and Paris the reviews say it all:
Bachtrack.com: "… Would this be the most accomplished journey that Matthias Goerne gave in Paris? All…
Andsnes will serve as The Mary & James G. Wallach Artist-in Residence at the NY Philharmonic for the 2017–18 season
The New York Philharmonic has named pianist Leif Ove Andsnes The Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence for the 2017–18 season. Mr. Andsnes’s residency will feature three concerto appearances and a recital, marking his only performances in New York City in the 2017–18 season.
Leif Ove Andsnes is currently on tour with Matthias Goerne performing Schubert's epic song cycles in Brussels and Paris. Reviewing their performance of Winterreise in Gstaad earlier this week Le Temps wrote: "The great bass-baritone Matthias Goerne sang the most poignant cycle of the Viennese composer with the pianist Leif…
After a gap of several years Leif Ove Andsnes is returning to Mozart with a season packed with concerts and rounded off with a special tribute to the composer at this year's Rosendal Festival in August.
Following a performance earlier this week in Munich of Mozart's Piano Concerto in D…
"One of the joys of creating a festival programme is that it allows you to focus in depth on a particular aspect of a composer’s life and music. In 2016, for the first Rosendal Chamber Music Festival we focused on 1828 – the year of Franz Schubert’s death which was…
In its latest issue, Gramophone Magazine asks five leading pianists to talk about some of the most important piano concertos in the repertoire. Leif Ove Andsnes was invited to talk about Grieg and you can read his introduction on the Gramophone website
"Grieg’s world is not an inexhaustible…