On 12 November, the Czech Philharmonic will perform Tchaikovsky’s Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor at the Mondavi Center in Davis, California, with Kirill Gerstein as soloist and Semyon Bychkov conducting. The version performed is the second, revised version from 1879, which has recently been re-published as part of the new Academic Edition of the Complete Works of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Continue reading “Work of the Week – Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor”
The Berlin Philharmonic and Sir Simon Rattle will give two national premieres of Julian Anderson’s new orchestral work Incantesimi this week at the Lucerne Festival on Wednesday 31 August and at the BBC Proms on Saturday 3 September.