Intermusica tours the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig and Riccardo Chailly in Europe
Published: 08 October 2012
Category: Tours & Projects
After five star reviews at the BBC Proms this September, Intermusica is delighted to be touring the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig and Kapellmeister Riccardo Chailly in Europe for concerts in Paris (Salle Pleyel, 22 October), Dublin (National Concert Hall, 24 October) and Birmingham (Symphony Hall, 25 October).
Joining the orchestra for all three concerts will be American cellist, Lynn Harrell, who will perform Shostakovich Cello Concerto No.2 The concerts will conclude with the Rachmaninov Symphony No.2.
"…One of the most remarkable Mahler performances I've heard"
Andrew Clements, Guardian
"…Chailly and the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra had us enthralled."
Michael Church, Independent
"Chailly has taken a sleeping giant and galvanised it into one of the world’s most responsive and passionate major orchestras."