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Mälkki Conducts Strauss and Ravel

Oct 31 - Nov 02
CYO

Ravel’s tribute to the Viennese waltz accelerates with chaotic energy​. Richard Strauss composed Metamorphosen as a memorial for a culture ravaged by World War II. Violinist Leila Josefowicz, a champion of living composers, is the soloist in Luca Francesconi’s flamenco-inspired concerto; the composer describes the Duende of the title as “a subterranean force of unheard-of power that escapes rational control.” 

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Location

Wu Tsai Theater, David Geffen Hall

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Program

Luca Francesconi

Duende: The Dark Notes (New York Premiere)

R. Strauss

Metamorphosen

Ravel

La Valse

Artists

Susanna Mälkki Conductor

Susanna Mälkki is sought-after at the highest level with symphony orchestras and in opera houses worldwide. She appears regularly with top orchestras throughout Europe and North America as well as the Helsinki Philharmonic, where she is chief conductor emeritus and was chief conductor from 2016 to 2023; the Los Angeles Philharmonic, where she was principal guest conductor from 2017 to 2022; The Philadelphia and Cleveland Orchestras; Chicago, Boston, London, Bavarian Radio, and Vienna symphony orchestras; and the New York, Munich, and Berlin philharmonic orchestras. By invitation of Pierre Boulez, Mälkki served as music director of the Ensemble intercontemporain from 2006 to 2013.

Learn more about Susanna Mälkki

Leila Josefowicz Violin

Leila Josefowicz’s passionate advocacy of contemporary music for the violin is reflected in her diverse programmes and enthusiasm for performing new works. A favourite of living composers, Josefowicz has premiered many concertos — including those by Colin Matthews, Luca Francesconi, John Adams, and Esa-Pekka Salonen — all written specially for her. 

Learn more about Leila Josefowicz

SPECIAL THANKS

The October 31 performance is supported by a generous bequest from Edna Mae and Leroy Fadem, loyal subscribers from 1977-2023.