Gewandhaus Orchestra & Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Isabelle Faust & Kristian Bezuidenhout

  • Sat14May19:00 H

The inner life of a boy wonder.

“Child prodigy” is almost an understatement. Mendelssohn’s early works are currently undergoing a radical re-evaluation. The double concerto for violin, piano and orchestra was written when the composer was 14 years old. A teenager on the brink of puberty translates his innermost thoughts and emotions into art – a feat that, almost 200 years on, continues to amaze audiences.

Performance ends ca. 8.50 pm

Tickets available from 40,00 € to 130,00 €
  • Johannes Brahms
    Academic Festival Overture Op. 80

    Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
    Double concerto in D minor for violin, piano and orchestra

    Robert Schumann
    “Rhenish” Symphony No. 3 in Es major Op. 97

    • Isabelle Faust Violin
    • Kristian Bezuidenhout Piano
    • Sir John Eliot Gardiner Conductor
    • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
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    Exuberantly inventive, dramaturgically compelling: The new production of Arrigo Boito’s opera “Mefistofele” is a spectacularly devilish work. With Stefan Soltesz conducting  and Erwin Schrott singing the role of Mefistofele alongside ...

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