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New York Philharmonic: Beethoven and Also sprach Zarathustra & Elgar at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Esa-Pekka Salonen

The New York Philharmonic performs Strauss’s iconic Also sprach Zarathustra, immortalized in popular culture in the majestic fanfare that hails a primeval sunrise in Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. For lovers of the music of today, Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts a new work, starring our virtuosic horn section, by British composer Tansy Davies, who describes herself as “one who walks between worlds.” —NYPhilharmonic

Esa-Pekka Salonen Conductor
Philip Myers Horn
R. Allen Spanjer Horn
Leelanee Sterrett Horn
Howard Wall Horn

Beethoven Leonore Overture No. 2
Tansy Davies New work for four horns (U.S. Premiere–New York Philharmonic Co-Commission with Philharmonia Orchestra and Warsaw Autumn Festival )
R. Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra


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