National Symphony Orchestra: Oliver Knussen, conductor / Peter Serkin, piano, plays Messiaen & Benjamin
Pianist Peter Serkin has been called "utterly modern and thoroughly engrossing" (The Washington Post). Oliver Knussen conducts the NSO premiere of Messiaen's Le Réveil des oiseaux on a program with Stravinsky's Firebird Suite.
- Nov. 3 - 5, 2011
- Concert Hall
- 1 hour, 40 minutes
- $20.00 - $85.00
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AfterWords: Thu., Nov. 3 performance followed by a free discussion with Oliver Knussen and NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon.
Program and Notes
- Oliver Knussen, conductor
- Peter Serkin, piano
Watch and Listen
National Symphony Orchestra Assistant Conductor Ankush Kumar Bahl discusses Stravinsky's The Firebird.
David and Alice Rubenstein are the Presenting Underwriters of the NSO.
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