Fri August 31, 2012
The NY Philharmonic: The Artistry of Magnus Lindberg, Sept. 2 on Encore!
Finnish composer Magnus Lindberg is the Philharmonic's composer-in-residence, at the invitation of Music Director Alan Gilbert. Lindberg's music opened the 2009-10 season of the Philharmonic, Gilbert's first concert as music director. This Sunday, it's an all-Lindberg program, with the opening work, Expo, as the first item on the program. We'll also hear the world-premiere performance of his Piano Concerto No. 2, with Pianist Yefim Bronfman as soloist. Sunday, September 2nd, 3 to 5 pm.