Tonight (May 10) through Saturday, Delos artist Andrew von Oeyen will perform Mendelssohn’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Pacific Symphony. Or as they posted on Twitter and their website “Young superstar Andrew von Oeyen performs a piano concerto written by another young superstar, Felix Mendelssohn.” If you’re in the Santa Ana area, make sure to get out to this concert. With Andrew von Oeyen, a new work by American Composers Competition winner Narong Prangcharoen, and Schubert’s Ninth Symphony, it’s bound to be a good. one!
We’ll make sure to share the guaranteed rave reviews for Andrew von Oeyen as they come in throughout the weekend.
Here’s the Pacific Symphony conductor Carl St. Clair in a preview of the concert:
Liszt Piano Music
Andrew von Oeyen, piano
Celebrating the Bicentennial of Liszt’s Birth (1811-1886)
Piano Sonata in B Minor
Waldesrauschen (Zwei Konzertetüden)
Vallée d’Obermann (Années de Pèlerinage)
Liebestraum No. 3 in A-Flat Major
Concert Paraphrase of Rigoletto
Elsa’s Bridal Procession (Lohengrin)
Isolde’s Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde)