National Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach, conductor / Messiaen's Turangalîla-Symphonie
As part of the maximum INDIA festival, Christoph Eschenbach conducts Messiaen's Turangalîla-Symphonie. Joining the NSO are pianist Cédric Tiberghien and ondes martenot player Tristan Murail.
- Mar. 10 - 12, 2011
- Concert Hall
- 2 hrs.
- $20.00 - $85.00
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Each night, the first half of the program is an introduction to Messiaen and Turangalîla moderated by music scholar Joseph Horowitz and featuring Cédric Tiberghien, Tristan Murail, and Christoph Eschenbach. After intermission, the work is performed in its entirety.
AfterWords with Christoph Eschenbach, Cédric Tiberghien, Tristan Murail, and NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon, following the concert on Friday evening, Mar. 11.
Program Note: There is no late seating until intermission.
Part of maximum INDIA.
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Among the finest conductors the world over, Maestro Christoph Eschenbach became the Music Director of the NSO and the Kennedy Center in 2010. Explore Eschenbach's history: his life, his career, his passionate dedication to the arts.