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National Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach, conductor: Leila Josefowicz, violin, premieres Shepherd / Works by Haydn & Schumann

National Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach, conductor: Leila Josefowicz, violin, plays Salonen / Works by Haydn & Schumann

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - Saturday, June 4, 2016

National Symphony Orchestra

Violinist Leila Josefowicz returns to play Salonen's Violin Concerto on a program that also includes Haydn's Symphony No. 104 "London" along with Schumann's Symphony No. 4.

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NSO favorite Leila Josefowicz--a violinist of "exceptional technical aplomb" (The Baltimore Sun)--plays Esa-Pekka Salonen's Violin Concerto, praised by Classics Today.com as one of the most compelling orchestral works of the still young 21st century." 

Music Director Christoph Eschenbach also conducts Haydn's Symphony No. 104 "London" along with Schumann's Symphony No. 4.

Performance Timing: Part One - 55 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 28 min.

AfterWords: Thu., June 2 performance followed by a free discussion with the artists and NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon.