Dudamel & Yuja Wang

The world premiere of John Adams’ newest piano concerto pairs perfectly with quintessential music from Mahler.

Program

  • John ADAMS : Must the Devil Have All the Good Tunes? (world premiere, LA Phil commission with generous support from Lenore S. and Bernard A. Greenberg)
  • Intermission
  • MAHLER : Symphony No. 1

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Gustavo Dudamel conductor
  • Yuja Wang piano

About This Performance


The astounding Yuja Wang collaborates with Dudamel to give the first-ever performances of John Adams’ newest piano concerto, paired with Mahler’s beloved song-filled symphony, rife with quintessential Mahlerian touches: nature-inspired lyricism, a funeral march, and explosive crescendos.

Pre-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
With Speaker to be announced – 1pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 1pm. Upbeat Live provides historical and cultural context for many concerts, featuring engaging speakers, audio examples, and special guests. These events are free to ticket holders and are held in BP Hall, on the second floor, accessible after your ticket is scanned.

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