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Friday - Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

With the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Mozart: Piano Concerto No 9. Tsontakis: String Quartet No 3. Nico Muhly: Material in E flat. Plus Tippett, Dessner, Tuur, Mozart and Haydn.

Penny Gore ends a week of performances from the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Minnesota. The culmination of the week is a lively concert led by the charistmatic and energetic violinist Pekka Kuusisto. Expect the unexpected!

2pm:
Mozart: Piano concerto No.9 in E flat, K.271
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Christian Zacharias (piano/director)

2.30pm:
George Tsontakis: Coraggio, from 'String Quartet No. 3' (first performance)
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

c. 2.40pm:
Nico Muhly: Material in E flat, from 'Drones and Violin'
Erkki-Sven Tüür: Passion for string orchestra
Tippett: A Lament (Divertimento on Sellinger's Round)
Erkki-Sven Tüür: Action, for string orchestra
Bryce Dessner: Tenebre, for string ensemble and pre-recorded track
Erkki-Sven Tüür: Illusion, for string orchestra
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pekka Kuusisto (violin/director)

c.3.15pm:
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A, K. 219
Haydn: Symphony No. 88 in G
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pekka Kuusisto (violin/director).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto no. 9 in E flat, K.271

    Performer: Christian Zacharias. Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
  • George Tsontakis

    String Quartet no. 3 'Coraggio', mvt. I: lento

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
  • Nico Muhly

    Material in E flat, from Drones and Violin

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Erkki-Sven Tüür

    Passion, for String Orchestra

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Michael Tippett

    A Lament, from Divertimento on Sellinger's Round

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Erkki-Sven Tüür

    Action, for String Orchestra

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Bryce Dessner

    Tenebre for String Ensemble and pre-recorded track

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Erkki-Sven Tüür

    Illusion, for String Orchestra

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Concerto no. 5 in A, K.219

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.88 in G

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Pekka Kuusisto.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Waltz in A flat major, Op 38

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • DECCA.

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