- SUBSCRIPTION CONCERTS
2017.08.30 (WED) 08: 00 pm Concert Hall, Seoul Arts Center
70,000원(R), 50,000원(S), 30,000원(A), 20,000원(B), 10,000원(C)
conductor - Hannu Lintu
trumpet - Alexandre Baty
※ Artists, program, date and venue are subject to change.
About the Concert
HUMOR IN MUSIC: FROM HAYDN TO SHOSTAKOVICH ①
August 30 – 8PM, Wednesday / Seoul Arts Center, Concert Hall
Hannu Lintu, conductor
Alexandre Baty, trumpet
Haydn, Symphony No. 103 in E-flat major
Weinberg, Trumpet Concerto in B-flat major, Op. 94
Shostakovich, Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 10
Youth meets Experience. As Joseph Haydn got older, his creative spirit just became ever younger and more inventive – and his 103rd symphony might be the finest he ever wrote. Dmitri Shostakovich, meanwhile, was a young man in a hurry, and his riotous First Symphony positively bristles with enthusiasm, imagination and wit. Together, Haydn and Shostakovich make the ideal starting point to explore the fascinating musical world of Mieczyslaw Weinberg – the Polish-Russian composer who confronted the tyranny of both the Nazis and the Soviets, and wrote symphonies, film scores and circus music. Fantastic, virtuosic and outrageously sarcastic, his Trumpet Concerto will make a compelling showcase for soloist Alexandre Baty and our acclaimed Finnish guest conductor, Hannu Lintu.
Highlights of Lintu’s 2015/16 season include appearances with the Gürzenich-Orchester Köln, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Orchestre national de Lille, and the Iceland Symphony, Baltimore Symphony and Seoul Philharmonic orchestras. He conducts the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra on tour in Japan in autumn 2015 – as part of...