Patricia kopatchinskaja, born in moldova, studied composition and violin in vienna and bern. Tchaikovskys thundering 1812 overture was recently voted the nations favourite piece of classical music for the first time ever, in the classic fm hall of fame so naturally, it has since attracted some excellent cover versions and graphic illustrations. Instead, kopatchinskaja gave herself over to bach, mozart and tchaikovsky. Patricia kopatchinskaja plays tchaikovskys violin concerto. An absorbing programme of violin and piano duos from patricia kopatchinskaja and polina leschenko saw. Alain altinoglu and the lpo cast a napoleonic shadow in.
Staged concert conceptualized by patricia kopatchinskaja includes music. Patricia kopatchinskaja plays beethoven november 57. Patricia kopatchinskaja s graphic description of the way she thinks the soloists narrative unfolds through the first movement of the tchaikovsky violin concerto is certainly provocative. Allegro moderato patricia kopatchinskaja pyotr ilyich tchaikovsky teodor currentzis. Liner notes in english, german and french written as personal letters from patricia kopatchinskaja to teodor currentzis and the other way round. Pyotr ilyich tchaikovsky 25 april7 may 1840 25 october6 november 1893 was a russian composer who wrote some of the most popular music in the classical repertoire. Violinist kopatchinskaja brings inventive programming to.
Patricia kopatchinskaja s projects, schedule, pictures, videos, recordings. Patricia kopatchinskaja plays a violin built in 1834 by giovanni francesco pressenda 17771854 with gut strings. War and troubled peace london philharmonic orchestra. Iconoclastic conductor teodor currentzis and his musicaeterna orchestra, way out in perm the hometown of diaghilev, among others, are never dull in the least, and currentzis deserves credit for rethinking mozart, rameau, and other music of the 18th century in fundamental ways. He was the first russian composer whose music made a lasting impression internationally. The earliest version of the score to include sections for chorus parts was prepared ca.
Patricia kopatchinskajas projects, schedule, pictures, videos, recordings. Kopatchinskajasay is the first studio album by violinist patricia kopatchinskaja 1977 from moldova, and the 16th for pianist and composer faz. The grammywinning disc of the tchaikovsky piano trio is top notch, sweet and occasionally lingering. Tchaikovsky violin concerto sony classical 88875165122 jq. Kopatchinskaja is the soloist for tchaikovsky s concerto and the booklet features a pair of quirky billetsdoux between them in which they expound their musical philosophies and, in particular, her route into understanding a concerto that had often felt alien to her. Patricia kopatchinskaja joined forces with the london philharmonic orchestra and vladimir jurowski back in may 20 to record the prokofiev and stravinsky violin concertos at air studios. Les noces patricia kopatchinskaja, teodor currentzis on allmusic. Violin concerto in d minor with patricia kopatchinskaja as soloist. She takes the standard repertory and makes it seem vividly, sometimes harrowingly new.
Heres what tchaikovskys 1812 overture would sound like. Her first visit to ojai was in april 2016 as a guest on the festivals offseason open ears series. As the australian chamber orchestra wrapped up the final concert of its 2010 tour with moldovan violinist patricia kopatchinskaja, the ensemble members kicked off their shoes in honour of the. Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance.
The winner of numerous awards including the 20 royal philharmonic societys instrumentalist of the year is this seasons artist in residence at the berlin konzerthaus, at londons wigmore hall and at the kissinger sommer festival. Violinist patricia kopatchinskajas versatility shows itself in her diverse repertoire, ranging from baroque and classical often played on gut strings, to new commissions and reinterpretations of modern masterworks. The year 1812 solemn overture, festival overture in e. Moldovan born violinist and one of the most distinctive voices in the violin world, patricia kopatchinskajas unique approach shows itself in her diverse repertoire ranging from baroque and classical works played on gut strings, to new commissions and. As for the accompanying photos, they are also part of this unique recording and presentation. Barefoot fiddler patricia kopatchinskaja on her craziest. Tchaikovsky 1812 overture schumann violin concerto beethoven symphony no. Pyotr ilyich tchaikovsky 1812 overture projects in these two projects we explore tchaikovskys famous 1812 overture in different ways. Patricia kopatchinskaja london philharmonic orchestra alain altinoglu violin concerto in d minor symphony no. Patricia kopatchinskaja music, videos, stats, and photos.
Napoleon defeated, and beethovens dedication to him revoked thus in the 1812 overture tchaikovsky commemorated a russian victory, and the eroica symphonys titlepage had bonapartes name crossedthrough when he turned out to not be the man the composer believed selfproclaimed emperor rather than a democrat. Traditionalists will no doubt be outraged at what seems on paper to be a deliberately wilful, perverse and mannered approach to an old favourite. She studied composition and violin in vienna and bern. Descriptors like heretic and wild child are seldom paired with classical violinist, but patricia kopatchinskaja is far from your typical musician. Patricia kopatchinskaja and the london philharmonic orchestra, conducted by alain altinoglu, perform schumanns violin concerto, in an event also featuring music by tchaikovsky and beethoven.
Casting a napoleonic shadow in beethoven and tchaikovsky. Allegro vivacissimo patricia kopatchinskaja pyotr ilyich tchaikovsky teodor currentzis musicaeterna. Performing on the majority of the most prestigious stages worldwide, leading a vast number of the worlds premiere orchestras vienna, berlin and london philharmonic are just a. The wiener symphoniker will be kicking off the new year with a series of concerts under the greek conductor teodor currentzis, one of the most interesting and unusual conductors of our time. Later, as a student in vienna, she says, she rediscovered the importance of folk music and began to study composition. Patricia kopatchinskaja violin, abravanel hall, salt lake city, united states. Official website of patricia kopatchinskaja, musician and. Then currentziss new recording of the tchaikovsky violin concerto with patricia kopatchinskaja, coupled with stravinskys les noces, landed on my desk, and i. Patricia kopatchinskajas graphic description of the way she thinks the soloists narrative unfolds through the first movement of the tchaikovsky violin concerto is certainly provocative. Patricia kopatchinskaja has won critical acclaim for her musicianship and widespread notice for her unusual performing style. London philharmonic orchestra alain altinoglu conducts. And the notes written by patricia kopatchinskaja are themselves a masterpiece. Escuchar descargar tchaikovsky 1812 overture full with cannons.
Pyotr ilyich tchaikovsky 18401893 violin concerto in d major, op 35 33. A fearless, ferocious violinist takes new york the new. Project 1 focuses on composition inspired by tchaikovsky, in which two tunes from the piece are used to create a class battle of the melodies. Patricia kopatchinskaja was born in moldova to musician parents. She has all the qualities of a great one, yet you will have to discover patricia on your own. Lpo tune in newsletter autumnwinter 2017 by london. Patricia kopatchinskaja violin london philharmonic orchestra music has always had a place in war but not always as joyously as in the 1812 overture, tchaikovskys irresistibly overthetop musical celebration of napoleons defeat in russia. Order from your preferred classical music cd store arkivmusic. Im a huge admirer of kopatchinskaja and currentzis as risktakers. Patricia kopatchinskaja born 1977 is a moldovanaustrianswiss violinist. This program was a highlight of the 201516 the as patricia kopatchinskaja, the most exciting violinist in the world strings magazine, performed the world premiere of a violin concerto by esteemed composer michael hersch, as well as beethovens beloved violin concerto in her own interpretation based on beethovens original manuscript.
At first, it might seem as though she has somehow slipped through the net of modernism, but nothing could be less true one of the. Trailer zum musikdokumentarfilm ich kenne dich, ich habe dich spielen gehort uber patricia kopatchinskaja. Wild child of violin on a meteoric rise the new york times. Concert patricia kopatchinskaja plays tchaikovskys violin concerto. And some remarks about composers and violin playing. Provided to youtube by sony music entertainment tchaikovsky. Patricia kopatchinskaja s exaggerated gypsy playing feels too self. But this tchaikovsky violin concerto op 35 is just too wild, too crazy. Moldovian violinist patricia kopatchinskajas incredible musicianship and glittering virtuosity shine in this 2011 performance of tchaikovskys vio.1123 71 1042 925 717 361 814 965 1480 483 759 528 1566 331 49 1474 1353 36 1185 1226 1139 344 682 451 1399 1408 203 72 480 1331 914 60 933 1060 1498