Tag Archives: Salonen, Esa-Pekka

Review: A Nostalgia Trip at the New York Philharmonic

Source: New York Times » Music

While the program of Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Haydn, led by the pianist and conductor Jeffrey Kahane, was finely executed, it felt safe and predictable.

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Review: Squeezing Music Made for One Hall Into the Geffen

Source: New York Times » Music

Esa-Pekka Salonen wrote “Wing on Wing” for the Walt Disney Concert Hall; its overdue New York premiere showed the limits of a Lincoln Center space.

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Review: ‘Il Trionfo’ and ‘Pelléas’ at the Aix-en-Provence Festival

Source: New York Times » Music

Handel’s “Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno” and Debussy’s “Pelléas et Mélisande” are featured in this French festival.

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Review: A New York Philharmonic Contact! Menu, With Esa-Pekka Salonen as Chef

Source: New York Times » Music

This concert at National Sawdust in Brooklyn Included Mr. Salonen’s 1982 concoction “Floof,” as well as new-music compositions by Donatoni, Lutoslawski and Castiglioni.

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ArtsBeat: Armory’s 2016 Season Includes Andriessen Premiere

Source: New York Times » Music

Other highlights of the season include “Circle Map,” two evenings of Kaija Saariaho’s music performed in October by the New York Philharmonic and conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen.

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