7 concerts in 5 countries for this winter tour, marking the start of our 5 year collaboration with Mitsuko Uchida.
I just settled back home, and I want to share with you this kaleidoscope of images, shades of our European winter, warmed up by Mitsuko’s Mozart.
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A full day in preparation of our first concert in the Shanghai Symphony Hall. First, the morning traditional rehearsal, testing the acoustic, finding our marks, followed by a substantial press conference for the residency of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra in Shanghai. […]
Read More Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Shanghai, October 18th, 2018
This is the concert day in la Scala. I have been to many Italian theaters but this one is obviously special, and I can feel everyone is excited!
Read More Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Milano October 14th, 2018
From all corners of Europe on this bright October day, we all gathered in Milano and made our way to the mythic Teatro alla Scala for the first rehearsal. Sun, friends, good music, what more could we wish for?
Read More Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Milano October 12th, 2018
Winter portraits of violinist Verena Fitz
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Snape Maltings, UK A busy concert day at Aldeburgh Festival, musicians, rehearsal, stage, backstage, interviews, and in between all that, SASSE/SLUICE, moulted pigeon feathers, by Kate MccGwire, and a pre-war Jaguar SS 100. At first seemingly unrelated, and yet strangely not without correspondance… […]
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3 days in Bari, just enough to fall for the colors, the Adriatic, the calm pace of Barivecchia, and its kaleidoscope of lights at night. […]
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