Since 2014, when he conducted Eine Alpensinfonie, Fabio Luisi has returned cyclically to Richard Strauss with Filarmonica della Scala. Few like Strauss have been able to use the rich palette of instrumental colors to depict human passions and emotions. He did so with a series of pioneering symphonic poems, often choosing extraordinary characters as his subjects - Till Eulenspiegel, a kind of prankster Faust, belongs to the German popular imagination. The Suite from Der Rosenkavalier collects the most beloved musical moments of one of the most performed operas of the 20th century. But this appointment is enriched by the presence of Imogen Cooper, a British pianist known for her Mozart interpretations, grappling with the concerto K 466.
Conductor emeritus of the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della Rai, Conductor music of the Zurich Opera House, Conductor music of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and Conductor principal of the Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Fabio Luisi is Conductor family member of the Philharmonic and in recent seasons has drawn an illuminating profile of German symphonism, from Schubert to Richard Strauss, from Weber to Schoenberg.Read More
Considered one of the finest interpreters of classical and romantic repertoire, Imogen Cooper is known internationally for her virtuosity and lyricism. Her recent and upcoming concert performances include the London Symphony Orchestra with Sir Simon Rattle,Read More