Alexander Gavrylyuk unfortunately has had to cancel the concerts on 24 and 25 September due to a ligament inflammation of the hand. The Concertgebouworkest is delighted and grateful that Beatrice Rana has agreed to step in at short notice as the soloist in Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concert.
This week's concerts will take place as scheduled on 24 and 25 September at 7.00 p.m. CEST without any programme changes.
In this programme the Concertgebouworkest is bringing many worlds together. The extraordinary Italian pianist Beatrice Rana shines in Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1, his most famous. The young Finnish conductor Klaus Mäkelä kicks off the concert with exciting premieres by Jimmy López and Unsuk Chin.
More information on the programme you will find here.
Beatrice Rana (1993) astounded the music world at a young age with her profound and nuanced approach to such works as Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 and Bach’s Goldberg Variations. In 2018 she made her debut in Amsterdam in the Master Pianists series as well as with the Concertgebouworkest, which turned her into a household name in no time. The orchestra is very happy to see her return for Tchaikovsky’s populair Piano Concerto No. 1.