19 August 2015, Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Flamboyant showman and global piano sensation Lang Lang is the soloist in Bartók’s brilliantly rhythmic Second Piano Concerto, while the Philharmonia Orchestra and Esa-Pekka Salonen continue the programme with the sumptuous colours of Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky. read more
Wednesday 19 Aug 2015, 7.30pm
Edinburgh Festival: Esa-Pekka Salonen
Usher Hall, Edinburgh
In preparation for our final concert of our 14/15 Royal Festival Hall season, First Violin member, Adrián Varela, introduces us to some of the musical forms featured in the concert.
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