Stroll with Mussorgsky on a vivid tour through Pictures at an Exhibition, rendered in fantastic detail by Ravel’s orchestration. In Dvořák’s concerto, unfettered imagination turns inward to thoughts of home and a lost love, producing one of the cello’s most beautiful and emotive showpieces.
Pre-concert Talk presented one hour prior to each performance. Free with ticket purchase.
Ask the Artist
Ask the Artist to follow the Saturday night concert. Free with ticket purchase.
2 hours, 1 minute
1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance
S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall
Marc Albrecht is one of the most interesting conductors on the current opera and concert scene. A man who goes his own way with clear artistic visions, and concentrates primarily on his role as Chief Conductor of the Dutch National Opera in Amsterdam, Europe’s Opera House of the Year 2016, as well as of the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra and the Netherlands Chamber Orchestra.
“… the magnetic young German cellist Daniel Müller-Schott administered a dose of adrenaline …“ New York Times
Daniel Müller-Schott is one of the most sought-after cellists in the world, and can be heard on all the great international concert stages. For more than two decades now he has been enchanting audiences as an ambassador for classical music in the 21st century. The New York Times refers to his "intensive expressiveness" and describes him as a "fearless player with outstanding technique". (New York Times).
Daniel Müller-Schott’s performances are generously underwritten by the William and Carole Ellison Foundation.