Pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja and conductor HoriaAndreescu, in the online season of the 'George Enescu' Philharmonic
On Friday, April 23rd, 2021, from 19.00, the "George Enescu" Philharmonic will broadcast, on online channels, the recording of a concert conducted by HoriaAndreescu in February 2020, with a full program,Ludwig van Beethoven. The great pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja was the soloist invited to perform, in the series "Beethoven 250", Concerto no. 2, in E flat major, for piano and orchestra, op. 19 of the great German composer. The symphony orchestra of the "George Enescu" Philharmonic also had in the program, in the Great Hall of the Romanian Athenaeum, the Egmont Overture and the Symphony no. 4, in E flat major, op. 60.
Elisabeth Leonskaja, who studied piano in the spirit of the tradition of the great Soviet musicians - David Oistrah, Sviatoslav Richter and Emil Ghilels - won in 1964, in Bucharest, the piano competition "George Enescu" ."After winning this competition, I happily returned every time to sing on the stage of the Romanian Athenaeum. It was a great success , my concert career probably started from that moment when I won the Enescu Competition," the artist pointed out in an interview.
Friday, April 23rd, 19.00, Romanian Athenaeum
"George Enescu" Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Ludwig van Beethoven
Concert no. 2, in E flat major, for piano and orchestra, op. 19
Symphony no. 4, in E flat major, op. 60
The recording of the concert on February 7th, 2020 can be listened to on the online channels of the "George Enescu" Philharmonic: website (https://www.fge.org.ro/), on the Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com /filarmonica.george.enescu/) and on the YouTube channel https://bit.ly/2wMctlw.
The media partner of the event is Radio România Muzical.
The recording is broadcast, on Friday evening, on the Facebook page of Radio România Muzical (https://www.facebook.com/Radio-Rom%C3%A2nia-Muzical-227784404990).
Translated by Dărăban Denisa,
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, MTTLC, year I
Corrected by Silvia Petrescu