Los Angeles Philharmonic Renaud Capucon Tickets
Although almost a century old, the LA Philharmonic has the reputation of being one of the most progressive and innovative of all of the world’s prestigious orchestras. No wonder, the LA Philharmonic is considered the leading light of the movement that is attempting to make orchestra relevant to the modern era and a new generation of listeners. Their performances are fresh but immaculately arranged; earning them much acclaim from both the audiences and the critics. This Season the Los Angeles Philharmonic will be performing with one of the leading violinists or the modern generation, Renaud Capucon at the Los Angeles Philharmonic Renaud Capucon show. Renaud’s award winning and innovative playing style will further enrich the audiences experience this season; In short this season promises to be one of the most exciting for the orchestra.
Established in 1919 by an extremely wealthy amateur musician, William Andrews Clark Jr., the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s first director was Walter Henry Rothwell, who led the orchestra until 1927. Over the decades ten legendry conductors have held the coveted spot. It includes legends like Otto Klemperer, Zubin Mehta and André Previn. The current director of the orchestra the critically acclaimed Gustavo Dudamel and has held the honor since 2009. Every year approximately one million listeners attend one of the (nearly three hundred) live performances by the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
The LA Philharmonic calls two of California’s great iconic venues its homes, the first being the Walt Disney Concert Hall and the second the Hollywood Bowl. The Los Angeles Philharmonic has a wide set of offerings that include concerts featuring variety of artists in with varied backgrounds such as jazz, world music and songbook. LA Philharmonic also collaborates with top Philharmonic from around the world and offers them as concerts by the visiting orchestras. There are a series of special events presented as well that includes chamber music, holiday themed performances, organ recitals and last but not least baroque music.
Renaud Capuçon is one of the most recognizable of the up and coming young classical musicians in the world of classic orchestral musicians. In fact the French Victoires de la Musique nominated the violinist as the 2005 Instrumentalist of the Year. Over the years Capuçon has recorded many albums under the umbrella of Virgin Classics. His most recent effort comprises of Beethoven’s Sonatas with violin and piano. Capuçon's most well acclaimed studio release so far was perhaps the violin rendition of Mozart’s Concertos No I & III. He followed it up in 2009 with the much more contemporary and creative sounding Sinfonia Concertante that saw him join forces with another acclaimed violist Antoine Tamistat and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Renaud Capuçon early musical training at the prestigious Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris, talent and promise, won him critical and public acclaim. Awarded and recognized multiple times, Capuçon also apprenticed with Thomas Brandis and Isaac Stern in Berlin as well as the concert mastership of the Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester. Consequently he ended up working with acclaimed conductors like Franz Welser-Moest, Pierre Boulez, Seiji Ozawa, Daniel Barenboim and Abbado.
Los Angeles Philharmonic Renaud Capucon is not his first collaboration, and has in fact has the played with other well-known orchestras. Amongst them, are the Orchestre National de France, Boston Symphony, Orchestre de Paris, NHK Symphony, Orchestre de la Suisse Romande and Bayerische Rundfunk. He has also worked with some of the top contemporary conductors like Dudamel, Eschenbach and Robertson. Capuçon has also completed many performance tours playing as a solo recitalist. The claim to fame in such tours has been his performance collaboration with pianist Frank Braley and their rendition of complete cycles of Beethoven violin sonatas.
Los Angeles Philharmonic Renaud Capucon brings his the conductors gratifying flair to the podium. Capucon is very French with regards to his music connections, hence his creative side hardly shies away from deviating the original form and notes of symphonies played. Los Angeles Philharmonic Renaud Capucon will showcase Renaud Capuçon play Korngold with the most contemporary inclined L.A Philharmonic. Los Angeles Philharmonic Renaud Capucon tickets let you appreciate the artistry of Capucon and grace of the Orchestra. Watch them perform in full bloom with Los Angeles Philharmonic Renaud Capucon tickets.
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