About the Event
In this highly‐anticipated concert, hear the sounds of classical music by Dohnanyi, Schumann and R. Strauss at Budapest's Palace of Arts.
Three composers with a fantastic gift for orchestration untold yet audible stories and the endless mix of timbres in an orchestra – this is on offer at the joint concert by the BFO and the legendary Rudolf Buchbinder, an authority with sixty years’ experience.
- von Dohnányi, Ernst – Symphonic Minutes, for orchestra, Op. 36
- Schumann, Robert – Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54
- Strauss, Richard – Don Juan, op. 20
- Strauss, Richard – Tanz der sieben Schleier – aus der Oper "Salome" op. 54
- Strauss, Richard – Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche op. 28
|Orchestra:|| Budapest Festival Orchestra |
|Conductor:|| Fischer, Ivan |
Ivan Fischer is one of the world's most sought‐after conductors. Chief Conductor of the Konzerthausorchester Berlin since the 2012/13 season, he was the founder of the Budapest Festival Orchestra in 1983, and he enjoys a close partnership with the Vienna State Opera. Ivan Fischer has won numerous awards, and he has performed in practically every major concert house in the world.
|Soloist Conductor Piano:|| Buchbinder, Rudolf |
Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder, with five years of age the youngest student ever to be admitted to the Vienna Musik Hochschule, began his comprehensive musical career as chamber musician. In the meantime, he performed as soloist with all great orchestras and conductors all over the world and is regular guest at the Salzburger Festspiele and all other major festivals.