Czech Philharmonic Budapest

Czech Philharmonic ⬩ Budapest

At this international festival honouring Béla Bartók, one simply must play something by that important Hungarian composer. The choice fell to the suite from his ballet pantomime The Miraculous Mandarin. Also on the programme are a ballet suite by Igor Stravinsky and a brand new piano concerto by Thierry Escaich played by Seong-Jin Cho.

Programme

Béla Bartók
The Miraculous Mandarin, suite from the ballet-pantomime (20')

Thierry Escaich
Etudes symphoniques for piano and orchestra (30')

— Intermission —

Igor Stravinsky
Petrushka. Burlesque scenes in four tableaux (1947 concert version) (34')

Performers

Seong-Jin Cho piano

Semyon Bychkov conductor

Czech Philharmonic

Programme of Bartók Spring International Arts Weeks presented by Müpa Budapest.

Bartók Spring International Arts Weeks — Béla Bartók National Concert Hall

3/31/2023 Friday 7:30 PM

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