15.05. 2016 DE
Anne-Sophie Mutter performs the Violin Concerto by Antonín Dvořák – released on CD with the Berlin Philharmonic and Manfred Honeck in 2013 – again with Manfred Honeck in 2016: in Prague he conducts the Czech Philharmonic on April 27th to 29th and in Munich on June 6th the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Anne-Sophie Mutter and Lambert Orkis have been performing together since the end of 1988 – and thus, from June 6 onwards, the two exceptional musicians celebrate 28 years of continuous collaboration by giving concerts in Germany, France, Luxembourg, Austria and Switzerland, including a benefit concert for the SOS Children’s Villages in Syria. Throughout its collaboration, the Grammy-winning duo has presented composers from all eras to its audience and has also given world premieres of several works. From their broad repertoire, they have selected works by Currier, Mozart, Poulenc, Ravel and Saint-Saëns for this tour... more [+]
It is one of the highlights in the calendar of every classical music fan in Berlin - and beyond: On New Year‘s Eve, the Berliner Philharmoniker invite an exceptional soloist for a festive gala. Together the musicians bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new. In 2015, the orchestra invited German violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter. Together, they performed works by Saint-Saëns, Massenet, Ravel, Poulenc and Chabrier.
And now, only mere weeks after the fact, this extraordinary concert is available on DVD and Blu-ray. The latter includes high-res audio - thus making you feel as though you are standing right next to the artists.
The trailer to the concert video you can WATCH HERE [+]
In May 2015 Anne-Sophie Mutter put her noble, impressively named “Lord Dunn-Raven” Stradivarius through more than ist usual paces. For a change, rather than standing on stage in one of the world’s renowned well-tempered grand concert halls, she spent two evenings playing in a tiny graffiti-scrawled nightclub in the Friedrichshain district of Berlin... MORE [+]