Andris Nelsons, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Yefim Bronfman at the Lucerne Festival, 5th September 2011 Genre: Concert
Composer BEETHOVEN: Overture to ‘The Ruins of Athens,’ Op. 113; Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 ‘Emperor’
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: ‘Scheherazade,’ Op. 35
CHOPIN: Etude in F major Op. 10/8
DVORÁK: Slavonic Dance in A flat major
Conductor Andris Nelsons
Orchestra Concertgebouw Orchestra Soloist Yefim Bronfman, piano
• Andris Nelsons is one of the most sought-after young conductors on the international scene today and once again served notice of his extraordinary talent in Summer 2011 when he conducted two concerts with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam at the prestigious Lucerne Festival.
• This concert, available on DVD and Blu-ray features, amongst a programme of Rimsky-Korsakov, Beethoven and Dvorák, the Grammy Award-winning pianist Yefim Bronfman performing Beethoven’s majestic Fifth Piano Concerto and Chopin’s Etude in F major.
• Andris Nelsons is a regular conductor with many of the world’s top orchestras.