Christoph Eschenbach conducts Finnish violinist Pekka Kuusisto, whom The Guardian says "may be the best thing to happen to classical music in years." Hear him play Lindberg's Violin Concerto on a program with works by Sibelius and Saariaho.
Nordic Council of MinistersNordic Cool 2013 is presented in cooperation with
Nordic 2and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.
Marilyn Carlson NelsonFestival Co-Chairs
HRH FoundationPresenting Underwriter
KCICAInternational Programming at the Kennedy Center is made possible through the generosity of the
RB properties, inc.Major support is provided by the Honorable Bonnie McElveen-Hunter,
United Technologies CorporationThe Blue Series is sponsored by United Technologies Corporation.
DMR NSODavid and Alice Rubenstein are the Presenting Underwriters of the NSO.
Roger and Vicki Sant.The NSO Music Director Chair is generously endowed by Roger and Vicki Sant.
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