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Nikolaus Harnoncourt has fallen ill and will not be able to conduct the first two of his 2015 styriarte concerts: “Dvořák pur“” on June 27th and 28th, 2015. He will also not be unavailable for the public final rehearsal, taking place on June 26th, 2015, in the Stefaniensaal in Graz.
The New York-born Karina Canellakis who, 33 years old, an internationally acclaimed violinist and conductor will now present “Dvořák pur” together with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe – with fiery passion, and fully aware of both the significance of this project and the expectations of our audience.
Tickets for the public final rehearsal on June 26, and the two concerts on 27 and 28 June will remain valid.
Dvořák: The Golden Spinning Wheel, op. 109
Symphony no. 8 in G major, op. 88
Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 opens with a movement of deep melancholy until the birdcall of a flute comes in to awaken the spirits of the Bohemian forests. Karina Canellakis and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe enjoy the sudden changes of mood in Dvořák’s music to the full.
radio broadcast: July 5, 11.03 am, Ö1
Dvořák pur – The first rehearsal
Karina Canellakis and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe at Stefaniensaal
Antonin Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, op. 88
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt