Leif Ove Andsnes
“From Isolation to Ovation,” For some people, the spotlight is inevitable; Leif Ove appears on PBS TV's Articulate with librettist Royce Vavrek and host Jim Cotter. Besides airing on PBS TV stations, the episode will be available for streaming on the Netowrk’s...
It was in solo recital that Leif Ove Andsnes proved himself “one of the finest musicians working today” (Washington Post). Next week, the celebrated Norwegian pianist gives a recital of Mozart, Beethoven, Dvořák and Janáček in UC Berkeley’s “Cal Performances at Home”...
ounded by Leif Ove Andsnes in 2016, the annual Rosendal Chamber Music Festival usually takes place in Norway’s Baroniet Rosendal Manor House and Gardens, an idyllic 17th-century estate dubbed “a utopian place for utopian musicians” (The Arts Desk, UK). A high point of...
With his commanding technique and searching interpretations, Leif Ove Andsnes has won worldwide acclaim, performing in the world’s leading concert halls and with its foremost orchestras. An avid chamber musician, he is also the founding director of Norway’s Rosendal Chamber Music Festival.
Following the success of the “Beethoven Journey” collaboration, Andsnes and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra partner for their second multi-year project titled “Mozart Momentum 1785/86” which sees them explore one of the most creative and seminal periods of the composer’s career. In Spring 2021 Sony Classical releases the first of two volumes in the project, featuring Mozart’s piano concertos Nos. 20, 21 and 22 and chamber music written in the same year.
Bent Sørensen: Concertos
Performing with: Martin Fröst (clarinet), Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet)
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Per Kristian Skalstad, Thomas Søndergård